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RAF Harrier Jets Take Final Flight

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) has officially retired 16 Harrier jets after more than 40 years of military service. The Harriers will be decommissioned in 2011, and will be replaced by the...

RAF Harrier Jets Take Final Flight

USAF to Use Zeus Situational Awareness for RPA Activities

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract to Raytheon Solipsys to deliver and install its Zeus situational awareness and collaboration system for remotely piloted aircraft (RPA). Zeus...

USAF to Use Zeus Situational Awareness for RPA Activities

Swiss Air Force Retires Alouette III Light Helicopter

The Swiss Air Force Alouette III light helicopter took to the skies for the final time with a formation flight over its home base at Alpnach, Switzerland, after 46 years of service and...

Swiss Air Force Retires Alouette III Light Helicopter

Denel Aviation Delivers Supersonic Fighter Aircraft to Ecuador

The Ecuadorian Air Force (FAE) has received 12 Cheetah C supersonic fighter aircraft from Denel Aviation. Under the terms of the agreement, the South African company will continue to provide...

Denel Aviation Delivers Supersonic Fighter Aircraft to Ecuador

Saudi Air Force to Train at USAF Base

The US Air Force (USAF) has selected Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, US, as the site for maintenance and flying training of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) over the next decade. ...

Saudi Air Force to Train at USAF Base

USAF Awards KC-135 Aircrew Training System Contract to CAE

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded CAE USA a contract to provide comprehensive KC-135 aircrew training services at 13 USAF bases in the US and internationally, where more than 3,500 KC-135...

USAF Awards KC-135 Aircrew Training System Contract to CAE

PAF Receives Additional Jet Fighter Aircraft

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) has received five new F-16 multirole jet fighter aircraft from US. This is the fourth batch of new F-16s delivered and represents the near completion of...

PAF Receives Additional Jet Fighter Aircraft

Boeing to Provide Engineering Sustainment Support to USAF

The US Air Force has awarded Boeing a contract for engineering sustainment support on the KC-135 fleet support programme. Under the five-year, $20m annual contract, the company will...

Boeing to Provide Engineering Sustainment Support to USAF

Turkey Could Join South Korea and Indonesia to Develop Fighter Aircraft

Turkey may develop a new fighter aircraft with South Korea and Indonesia as part of its plans to refurbish the Turkish Air Force. "There have been some preliminary talks about our...

Turkey Could Join South Korea and Indonesia to Develop Fighter Aircraft

IAF to Receive Medium-Lift Multirole Helicopters

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will receive 80 Mi 17-V5 medium-lift multirole helicopters along with spares and associated equipment worth $1.34bn from Rosoboronexport of Russia. The IAF will...

IAF to Receive Medium-Lift Multirole Helicopters

US Air Force AWACS to Use Improved IFF

The US Air Force will use an improved identification friend or foe (IFF) system capability for E-3 sentry airborne warning and control system aircraft (AWACS). AWACS aircraft provide...

US Air Force AWACS to Use Improved IFF

Kazakh Air Force to Receive Russian Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft

The Kazakh Air Force is to use the Yakovlev Yak-130 pilot training aircraft from early next year, as per an agreement signed between Kazakh Defense Minister Adilbek Dzhaksybekov and his...

Kazakh Air Force to Receive Russian Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft

Indian Air Force to Receive Additional C-130J Transport Aircraft

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is to receive the first of an order of C-130J transport aircraft on 16 December, manufacturer Lockheed Martin has said. Two more will be delivered to India early...

Indian Air Force to Receive Additional C-130J Transport Aircraft

Cambridge Pixel Supplies Radar Plot Extractors for South African Air Force

UK-based Cambridge Pixel is supplying SPx radar plot extraction and SPx scan conversion software to South African technology company Tellumat for the South African Air Force's airfield...

Cambridge Pixel Supplies Radar Plot Extractors for South African Air Force

Sypris Solutions to Secure USAF Communications Networks

The US Air Force (USAF) has selected a Sypris Solutions subsidiary, Sypris Electronics, to deliver really simple key loader (RASKL) electronic key fill devices to serve as the replacement for...

Sypris Solutions to Secure USAF Communications Networks

German Air Force Receives Last KEPD 350 Guided Missile

Taurus System and Saab Dynamics have concluded a series order with delivery of the 600th missile to the German Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement (BWB) for delivery to the...

German Air Force Receives Last KEPD 350 Guided Missile

JASDF to Receive New Fleet of Search and Rescue Helicopters

The Japanese Air Self-Defence Force (JASDF) will receive a new fleet of 40 advanced UH-60J search and rescue helicopters from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI). Over the life of the...

JASDF to Receive New Fleet of Search and Rescue Helicopters

Brazil Undecided on Jet Fighter Purchase

The Brazilian Air Force may not purchase its longstanding order of 36 jet fighters as Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is unlikely to make a decision on the multibillion-dollar...

Brazil Undecided on Jet Fighter Purchase

EADS to Build USAF KC-45 Tanker Production Facility

EADS North America is planning to construct a mobile conversion centre in the US, where the KC-45 aerial refuelling tanker aircraft will be militarised for the US Air Force. The KC-45 is the...

EADS to Build USAF KC-45 Tanker Production Facility

Kazakh Air Force to Defend Russian Airspace

Russia and Kazakhstan are planning to form a joint regional air defence network, under which the Kazakh Air Force will defend Russian airspace along the border with Kazakhstan. The creation...

Kazakh Air Force to Defend Russian Airspace

ROKAF Receives Additional Boeing Multirole Combat Aircraft

The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) has received three more Boeing F-15K Slam Eagles under the next fighter II contract at Daegu Air Base, South Korea. The F-15K is an advanced variant...

ROKAF Receives Additional Boeing Multirole Combat Aircraft