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Israel Upgrades Air Force Surveillance Aircraft

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has upgraded its Shachaf surveillance aircraft with new surveillance and communication systems and a new interior design to enhance its capability. The...

Israel Upgrades Air Force Surveillance Aircraft

RSAF Receives First Upgraded C-130 Aircraft

The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) has received the first of ten C-130 aircraft upgraded with communications, navigation and surveillance / air traffic management (CNS / ATM) technology. ...

RSAF Receives First Upgraded C-130 Aircraft

Boeing Receives US Air Force SDB I Contract Extension

Boeing has received a contract extension from the US Air Force to supply 2,700 small diameter bomb increment I (SDB I) munitions and 380 BRU-61 carriages. Under the $106m contract, Boeing...

Boeing Receives US Air Force SDB I Contract Extension

Japan Plans to Buy F-35 Stealth Fighter

The Japanese Defence Ministry is considering theh purchase of the F-35 joint strike fighter as its main combat jet after giving up a plan to buy additional F-2 aircraft. The ministry plans...

Japan Plans to Buy F-35 Stealth Fighter

IAF Receives First Small Diameter Bombs

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has received the first batch of GBU-39 small diameter bombs (SDB) from the US. Developed by Boeing, SDB is a 250lb bomb capable of high-precision...

IAF Receives First Small Diameter Bombs

Europe Signs A400M Bailout Deal

European buyers of the A400M military transport plane have signed an agreement in Toulouse in France to rescue the €20bn programme to build the beleaguered transport aircraft. The...

Europe Signs A400M Bailout Deal

Raytheon Installs AESA Radar on F-15C Aircraft

Raytheon has completed the installation and acceptance testing of APG-63(V)3 active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar on ten US Air Force F-15C aircraft. Raytheon F-15 programme...

Raytheon Installs AESA Radar on F-15C Aircraft

Thales to Provide ILS for Canadian Air Force Bases

The Canadian Department of National Defence has awarded a contract to Thales to install four instrument landing systems (ILS) at Canadian Air Force bases in Trenton, Bagotville and Comox. ...

Thales to Provide ILS for Canadian Air Force Bases

IAI Delivers Modified B767 MMTT to Colombia

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has delivered a modified B767-200ER multimission tanker transport (MMTT) aircraft to the Colombian Air Force (CAF). The MMTT aircraft, which also includes...

IAI Delivers Modified B767 MMTT to Colombia

India Conducts Maiden Flight Test of Kaveri Engine

The Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully flight tested an indigenously designed and developed Kaveri engine, developed for use on fighter aircraft. ...

India Conducts Maiden Flight Test of Kaveri Engine

Goodrich Wins Additional C-5M Super Galaxy Contract

Goodrich Corporation has received a contract from Lockheed Martin to supply 160 pylons for the US Air Force C-5 Galaxy strategic airlifter reliability enhancement and re-engining programme (RERP)....

Goodrich Wins Additional C-5M Super Galaxy Contract

CAE Wins Turkish Air Force Simulator Contract

CAE has received a contract from Havelsan to supply its image generator for Turkish Air Force fighter aircraft simulators. Under the contract, CAE will deliver 190 Medallion-6000...

CAE Wins Turkish Air Force Simulator Contract

Dutch F-16 Fighter Jets Fly to Chile

The first batch of 18 F-16s sold to Chile by the Netherlands have taken off from Leeuwarden Air Base to fly to Antofagasta. The F-16s will first stop in Gran Canaria, after which they will...

Dutch F-16 Fighter Jets Fly to Chile

Boeing and KAI Sign F-15 Silent Eagle CWB Production Agreement

Boeing has contracted Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) to design, develop and manufacture the conformal weapons Bay (CWB) for the F-15 Silent Eagle. The CWB is an internal carriage to...

Boeing and KAI Sign F-15 Silent Eagle CWB Production Agreement

Nato Air Defence Exercise Begins in Baltic Region

Nato's 7th Baltic region training event (BRTE VII) has begun in the skies of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia at Ramstein Air Force Base. The exercise involves four US Air Force F-15C...

Nato Air Defence Exercise Begins in Baltic Region

PAF to Receive Trainer Aircraft from Italy

The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will receive four of 18 new trainer aircraft from Italy as part of its modernisation programme. The PAF is acquiring the 18 basic trainer aircraft, as well...

PAF to Receive Trainer Aircraft from Italy

AgustaWestland Receives Major Helicopter Order from Italy

Finmeccanica's AgustaWestland unit has received an order for 22 helicopters from the Italian Air Force. Under the current order, AgustaWestland will deliver ten search-and-rescue (SAR)...

AgustaWestland Receives Major Helicopter Order from Italy

IAF to Upgrade Capabilities in North-East

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is to upgrade its capabilities in the north-east of the country, after which, similar steps will be taken in the north, according to Air Chief Marshal PV Naik. ...

IAF to Upgrade Capabilities in North-East

Argentina and Brazil Sign Agreement to Develop KC-390 Aircraft

The defence ministers of Argentina and Brazil have signed a letter of intent for the joint development of KC-390 twin-engine military cargo aircraft. Both countries will negotiate the terms...

Argentina and Brazil Sign Agreement to Develop KC-390 Aircraft

Korea Proposes T-50 Jets Sale to US

South Korea is proposing the sale of approximately 500 supersonic trainer jets to the US, whose air force is considering replacing its aging fleet of trainer aircraft. The US Air Force...

Korea Proposes T-50 Jets Sale to US

L-3 and Lockheed Join Forces for Canadian Joint Strike Fighter

L-3 MAS and Lockheed Martin Aeronautics have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) as part of planning for future in-country support of the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter programme. ...

L-3 and Lockheed Join Forces for Canadian Joint Strike Fighter