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BAE Delivers Super Hornets to RAAF

BAE Systems has delivered two F/A-18 Hornets to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), as part of the air force's deeper maintenance support contract. The BAE Systems Australia fast jet...

BAE Delivers Super Hornets to RAAF

India to Launch Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft Project

The Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) in India is seeking $2bn from the Indian Government to develop an advanced medium combat aircraft (AMCA). ADA director and programme director...

India to Launch Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft Project

Russia to Test Fly Second Prototype Fifth-Generation Fighter

Sukhoi CEO Mikhail Pogosyan has announced that Russia will conduct flight trials of the second prototype of the fifth-generation T-50 fighter aircraft by the end of 2010. Pogosyan said...

Russia to Test Fly Second Prototype Fifth-Generation Fighter

Boeing Considers Partnership with Embraer

Boeing is considering forming a partnership with Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica (Embraer) in an effort to strengthen its bid to develop 36 fighter jets for the Brazilian Air Force. ...

Boeing Considers Partnership with Embraer

PAF Receives Third Batch of US F-16 Aircraft

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) has received the third batch of six F-16 C/D block 52 fighter aircraft from the US. The F-16 C/D block 52 aircraft is a high-tech fighter aircraft, equipped with...

PAF Receives Third Batch of US F-16 Aircraft

US Air Force Begins Major AWACS Upgrade

The US Air Force has begun a major upgrade on its E-3 Sentry airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The first AWACS aircraft to receive...

US Air Force Begins Major AWACS Upgrade

Phantom Ray Completes Low-Speed Taxi Tests

The Boeing-developed Phantom Ray unmanned airborne system has successfully completed low-speed taxi tests at Lambert International Airport in St Louis, US. During the taxi test, the Phantom...

Phantom Ray Completes Low-Speed Taxi Tests

US Air Force to Receive Additional F-35 Fighters

Lockheed Martin will supply ten F-35A conventional take-off and landing (CTOL) variants for the US Air Force under a $3.5bn contract from the US Department of Defense, which also includes...

US Air Force to Receive Additional F-35 Fighters

Alenia Delivers C-27J Full-Flight Simulator to Italian Air Force

Alenia Aeronautica has delivered the first C-27J full-flight simulator to the Italian Air Force at its base in Pisa, Italy. The simulator is specifically designed for basic and advanced...

Alenia Delivers C-27J Full-Flight Simulator to Italian Air Force

Pakistan to Induct Chinese Airborne Warning System

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) will induct the ZDK-03 airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft from China to increase its air defence capability. PAF Air Chief Marshal Rao...

Pakistan to Induct Chinese Airborne Warning System

US Air Force STPSat-2 Satellite Launched

The US Air Force STPSat-2 satellite has been successfully launched from the Kodiak Launch Complex, Alaska, US, aboard a Minotaur IV rocket. The STPSat-2 is the first spacecraft for...

US Air Force STPSat-2 Satellite Launched

EAF to Receive Airborne Reconnaissance System

The Egyptian Air Force (EAF) is to receive one advanced DB-110 airborne reconnaissance system from Goodrich Corporation for its new block of 52 F-16 fighter aircraft. The EAF will receive...

EAF to Receive Airborne Reconnaissance System

North Korea Launches Attack on South Korean Military Base

South Korea has retaliated after North Korea opened fire with around 200 artillery shells on a military base situated on the border island of Yeonpyong, killing at least two...

North Korea Launches Attack on South Korean Military Base

US to Provide C-130J-30 Logistics and Training Support to Oman

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency in the US has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale of logistics support and training for one C-130J-30 aircraft to the Government of Oman. ...

US to Provide C-130J-30 Logistics and Training Support to Oman

France Receives MICA Air-to-Air Missile

The French Directorate General of Armaments (DGA) has received the 1,000th missile d'interception, de Combat et d'autodéfense (MICA) air-to-air missile to equip its fighter jets. The...

France Receives MICA Air-to-Air Missile

PAF to Purchase Chinese Missiles for JF-17 Fighter Fleet

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) is to purchase avionics and missiles from China to equip its fleet of 250 JF-17 Thunder jet fighters. PAF air chief marshall Rao Qamar Suleman said the...

PAF to Purchase Chinese Missiles for JF-17 Fighter Fleet

RAAF Vigilare Command and Control System Pass Final Factory Test

The Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) Vigilare network-centric command and control system (NC3S), has passed its final factory and tactical data link (TADIL) acceptance tests. The tests...

RAAF Vigilare Command and Control System Pass Final Factory Test

Poland to Host US F-16 Fighter Jets

Polish Defence Minister Bogdan Klich has said the US will deploy its F-16 jet fighters and Hercules transport planes in Poland on a rotating basis from 2013. He said Poland had decided to...

Poland to Host US F-16 Fighter Jets

Uniflight Upgrades Honduran Bell 412 Helicopters

Uniflight has completed the overhaul and refurbishment of five Bell 412 helicopters for the Honduran Air Force. The extensive upgrade project included a complete overhaul and inspection of...

Uniflight Upgrades Honduran Bell 412 Helicopters

Russia to Sell Advanced Su-35 Fighter Jets to China

Russian state-run arms exporter Rosoboronexport has said it is ready to hold talks with China for the sale of advanced Su-35 fighter aircraft to the Chinese Air Force. Rosoboronexport...

Russia to Sell Advanced Su-35 Fighter Jets to China

Egyptian Air Force F-16s to be Equipped with EEP Engines

The Egyptian Air Force (EAF) has awarded a $46m contract to Pratt & Whitney to provide F100-PW-229 enhanced engine package (EEP) engines to power its new fleet of 20 F-16 aircraft. ...

Egyptian Air Force F-16s to be Equipped with EEP Engines