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New Zealand Air Force Pilots to Train in Australia

New Zealand Air Force pilots are likely to receive fast-jet training in Australia as the New Zealand Government plans to fill a ten-year gap in the air force left by scrapped...

New Zealand Air Force Pilots to Train in Australia

Integral Systems Completes Testing of USAF Detection System

Integral Systems' Military and Intelligence Group (MIG) has completed the factory acceptance testing (FAT) of the US Air Force rapid attack identification, detection and reporting system...

Integral Systems Completes Testing of USAF Detection System

RAF Fighter Pilots to Receive Innovative Helmet and Support System

UK Royal Air Force Typhoon jet fighter pilots are to receive the BAE Systems-developed helmet and support system, the helmet-mounted symbology system. The system will allow RAF pilots to...

RAF Fighter Pilots to Receive Innovative Helmet and Support System

USAF Tactical Aircraft Engine Completes Biofuel Test Flight

The US Air Force (USAF) F-15 Eagle tactical aircraft engine F100-PW-220, developed by Pratt & Whitney, has completed its first biofuel test flight at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, US. ...

USAF Tactical Aircraft Engine Completes Biofuel Test Flight

Philippine Air Force to Receive Additional Utility Helicopters

The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will receive five more refurbished President of the US (POTUS) programme (UH-1H) utility helicopters from the US. PAF spokesman Lt Col Miguel Ernesto Okol...

Philippine Air Force to Receive Additional Utility Helicopters

RAAF Receives Additional Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet Multirole Aircraft

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has received four new Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet multirole aircraft, enabling it to perform critical missions. The Super Hornet offers the RAAF...

RAAF Receives Additional Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet Multirole Aircraft

USAF Approves Northrop JICO Support System Production

The US Air Force (USAF) has given Milestone C approval to Northrop Grumman's joint interface control officer (JICO) support system (JSS). Northrop Grumman vice-president and deputy...

USAF Approves Northrop JICO Support System Production

USAF to Train RAF RC-135V/W Reconnaissance Aircraft Crews

The US Department of Defense and the UK Ministry of Defense have signed an agreement under which the US Air Force (USAF) will train the initial cadre of Royal Air Force (RAF) aircrews on...

USAF to Train RAF RC-135V/W Reconnaissance Aircraft Crews

Qatari Air Force to Buy Fighter Jets

Qatar is planning to procure a major fleet of fighter jets for use by the Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF). The proposed aircraft will replace the QEAF's existing fleet of French-made...

Qatari Air Force to Buy Fighter Jets

Russia and US to Conduct New Hijacking Exercises

The air forces of Russia and US are planning to conduct new joint training hijacking exercise to test their air defence abilities in the face of potential international hijacking by...

Russia and US to Conduct New Hijacking Exercises

RE2 to Supply Small Robot Toolkit for Use in USAF UGV

Northrop Grumman subsidiary Remotec will receive small robot toolkit (SRT) from intelligent modular manipulation systems developer Robotics Engineering Excellence (RE2) to upgrade the...

RE2 to Supply Small Robot Toolkit for Use in USAF UGV

Thai Air Force Buys Unmanned Air Vehicle System

The Royal Thai Air Force has purchased an Aerostar unmanned air vehicle system from Aeronautics Defense Systems. The Aerostar is 4.5m long with a wingspan of 7.5m, has a 12-hour endurance and...

Thai Air Force Buys Unmanned Air Vehicle System

German Air Force Inducts New Weapon System

The German Air Force (Luftwaffe) has begun operating a new weapon system named Mantis, a short-range counter-rocket, artillery and mortar (C-RAM) system. The weapon system will be deployed...

German Air Force Inducts New Weapon System

German Air Contingent Replaces USAF Troops on Baltic Air Policing Mission

US Air Force (USAF) troops conducting the quick reaction alert (QRA) Baltic air policing mission are being replaced by a German air contingent with six F-4 Phantom fighters after four months...

German Air Contingent Replaces USAF Troops on Baltic Air Policing Mission

Russian Air Force to Receive Ka-52 Alligator Helicopters

Russia is planning to procure Ka-52 Alligator helicopters for the national Air Force in 2011, Russian Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Vladimir Drik has said. The Ka-52, an upgrade of...

Russian Air Force to Receive Ka-52 Alligator Helicopters

IAF Replaces Old Aircraft Fleet and Renovates Airfields in North East

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is replacing its old aircraft fleet in the eastern and north-eastern region of the country with Sukhoi and medium multirole combat aircraft (MMRC) in a phased...

IAF Replaces Old Aircraft Fleet and Renovates Airfields in North East

USAF Increases Airmen in Afghanistan

The US Air Force (USAF) has increased the number of airmen in Afghanistan, due to an increasing reliance on airstrikes with bombs and missiles. In 2010, the number of joint terminal...

USAF Increases Airmen in Afghanistan

Lockheed Demonstrates 3D Surveillance Radar to USAF

The US Air Force's (USAF) development of the next-generation mobile, long-range surveillance and ballistic missile defence radar has achieved another milestone as Lockheed Martin has completed...

Lockheed Demonstrates 3D Surveillance Radar to USAF

IAF Eyes New Training Aircraft

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has requested information Korean and Italian aerospace companies on new training aircraft for use by pilot school cadets before advancing to combat jets training. ...

IAF Eyes New Training Aircraft

Canada Deploys CC-130J Hercules Tactical Aircraft to Afghanistan

The Canadian Air Force has deployed its first CC-130J Hercules tactical aircraft into operational service at Kandahar Airfield in support of UN-mandated, Nato-led missions to Afghanistan. ...

Canada Deploys CC-130J Hercules Tactical Aircraft to Afghanistan

Russia to Receive Sukhoi Fighter Jets by 2015

The Russian Air Force is to be equipped with 100 Sukhoi fighter jets by 2015. According to Defence Ministry spokesman Vladimir Drik, Russia has signed three state contracts with the...

Russia to Receive Sukhoi Fighter Jets by 2015