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IAF to Procure Six C-130J-30 Transport Aircraft

The Indian Air Force is purchasing six C-130J-30 transport aircraft from the US through the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) procedure for $962.7m. The proposed deal also includes procurement...

IAF to Procure Six C-130J-30 Transport Aircraft

Northrop Wins USAF A-10 Thunderbolt II Total Lifecycle Program Orders

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded Northrop Grumman three task orders under the A-10 Thunderbolt Lifecycle Program Support (TLPS) – indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract. ...

Northrop Wins USAF A-10 Thunderbolt II Total Lifecycle Program Orders

RAAF Launches Air-to-Surface Missile

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has launched two Joint Standoff Weapon Cs from the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet. The JSOW C-1 maintains the land attack capability of JSOW C and adds a...

RAAF Launches Air-to-Surface Missile

US Air Force Orbital Test Vehicle Completes Maiden Flight

The US Air Force orbital test vehicle (OTV) X-37B has successfully de-orbited and landed, concluding an experimental test mission more than 220 days after it was launched from Cape Canaveral...

US Air Force Orbital Test Vehicle Completes Maiden Flight

Airbus Military Upgrades P-3 Orion for Brazilian Air Force

Brazilian Minister of Defence Nelson Jobim has inspected the first of a fleet of nine P-3 Orion aircraft modified by Airbus Military for the Brazilian Air Force in Spain. The...

Airbus Military Upgrades P-3 Orion for Brazilian Air Force

RAF and UAE Air Force Conduct Joint Training Exercise

The UAE Air Force and the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) have held joint training exercises over the past two weeks to showcase the ability to co-operate with each other and maritime forces at the...

RAF and UAE Air Force Conduct Joint Training Exercise

Northrop Grumman to Enhance Situational Awareness of US C-130H Aircraft Crews

Northrop Grumman has received a contract to provide Real Time Information in the Cockpit (RTIC) capability for US Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Command C-130H tactical...

Northrop Grumman to Enhance Situational Awareness of US C-130H Aircraft Crews

Korean Air Force to Receive C-130J Super Hercules Aircraft

The Republic of Korea has awarded Lockheed Martin a contract to provide four C-130J Super Hercules aircraft. The C-130J offers greater operational efficiency than older C-130s, can fly...

Korean Air Force to Receive C-130J Super Hercules Aircraft

Aerojet Delivers Final F-22 Forward Boom to USAF

GenCorp's subsidiary Aerojet has supplied the last F-22 Raptor forward boom to Boeing for delivery to the US Air Force. The forward boom is a structural component, which provides wing,...

Aerojet Delivers Final F-22 Forward Boom to USAF

Boeing Submits Proposal to Replace 179 US Air Force KC-135 Aircraft

The Boeing NewGen Tanker is a widebody, multi-mission aircraft based on the Boeing 767 commercial airplane and updated with advanced technology. Capable of fulfilling the Air Force's needs...

Boeing Submits Proposal to Replace 179 US Air Force KC-135 Aircraft

Peruvian Air Force to Receive 12 Twin Otters from Canada

The Ministry of Defence of Peru has inked a $67m contract with Viking Air for 12 DHC-6-600 Twin Otters for use by the Peruvian Air Force. Under the contract, the Canadian equipment...

Peruvian Air Force to Receive 12 Twin Otters from Canada

USAF, Boeing Complete Satellite Communications System Testing

The US Air Force and Boeing have completed intersegment tests of communications between a Family of Advanced Beyond Line-of-Sight Terminal (FAB-T) and an Advanced Extremely High Frequency...

USAF, Boeing Complete Satellite Communications System Testing

Russia to Acquire 1,500 New Aircraft by 2020

The Russian Air Force is considering acquiring over 1,500 new aircraft to increase the number of its high-precision weapons by 2020, a deputy Air Force commander said. Lt Gen Igor Sadofyev...

Russia to Acquire 1,500 New Aircraft by 2020

IAF Seeks Additional Akash Missile Systems

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is to offer contracts worth at least Rs100bn ($2.1bn) to Bharat Electronics (BEL) to produce several squadrons of the Akash missile system. The IAF will place...

IAF Seeks Additional Akash Missile Systems

USAF Flies New Combat Radar on F-16

The US Air Force has successfully completed a series of flight trials of the Raytheon Advanced Combat Radar (RACR), the latest active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar, on an Air Force...

USAF Flies New Combat Radar on F-16

French Air Force Fires New Missile from Nuclear Strike Variant Mirage 2000N

The French Air Force has completed the first evaluation firing of the new weapon system formed by the nuclear strike variant Mirage 2000N and the ASMPA enhanced stand-off missile. The...

French Air Force Fires New Missile from Nuclear Strike Variant Mirage 2000N

US Air Force to Upgrade Mobile Ground System

The US Air Force has signed a contract with MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates to upgrade its mobile ground system software under the Eagle Vision Program. The solution will allow the Air...

US Air Force to Upgrade Mobile Ground System

US Air Force Awards Contract to Protect Minuteman Weapon Systems

The US Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) has selected Transtector Systems' Source Region Electromagnetic Pulse Electrical Surge Arrestor (SREMP ESA) hardened technology, which will be used...

US Air Force Awards Contract to Protect Minuteman Weapon Systems

IAF Upgrades First F-16C/D Strike Aircraft

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has upgraded its first Lockheed Martin F-16C/D to the 'Barak 2020' configuration. The attack aircraft has been equipped with a new head-up display and...

IAF Upgrades First F-16C/D Strike Aircraft

US Air Force Selects UCS Platform to Automate Mission-Critical Testing and Interoperability

Onpath Technologies' Universal Connectivity System (UCS) platform has been chosen by the Tactical Data Link Interoperability Test Center (TDLITC) at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, US. ...

US Air Force Selects UCS Platform to Automate Mission-Critical Testing and Interoperability

Malaysia Considers Additional Pilatus PC-7 Mk II Training Aircraft

The Royal Malaysian Air Force is considering procuring 12 additional Pilatus PC-7 Mk II low-wing tandem-seat training aircraft in two batches, with the first batch delivered after April...

Malaysia Considers Additional Pilatus PC-7 Mk II Training Aircraft