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Indonesia Takes Delivery of Russian Mi-35M Helicopters

Indonesia has taken delivery of three Mi-35M Hind assault helicopters from Russia as part of an agreement signed in September 2007. An export version of the Mi-24 Hind, the Mi-35M can be...

Indonesia Takes Delivery of Russian Mi-35M Helicopters

Poland Unveils Upgraded Orlik Trainer Aircraft

Poland has unveiled two PZL-130 Orlik TC II trainer aircraft at the EADS PZL Okecie Warsaw plant following the completion of an upgrade. A fully aerobatic, two seat military turboprop...

Poland Unveils Upgraded Orlik Trainer Aircraft

Boeing Builds First Hornet with Electronic Attack Capability

Boeing has completed production of the first Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) F/A-18F Super Hornet with an electronic attack aircraft capability. The company is currently pre-wiring...

Boeing Builds First Hornet with Electronic Attack Capability

L-3 to Modify US Air Force MC-130W Aircraft

The US Air Force has awarded a contract to L-3 Communications TCS to install a precision strike package on MC-130W aircraft. Under the $61m contract, L-3 will provide eight kits and...

L-3 to Modify US Air Force MC-130W Aircraft

Raytheon and Boeing Complete Final JAGM Test

Raytheon and Boeing have successfully completed the third and final joint air-to-ground missile (JAGM) test. During the test, the JAGM used its millimetre wave radar guidance system to hit...

Raytheon and Boeing Complete Final JAGM Test

India and US Considering Globemaster Deal

India is considering signing the largest-ever defence deal with the US, worth $3.5bn, for the acquisition of ten C-17 Globemaster transport aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF). The deal...

India and US Considering Globemaster Deal

BRS to Provide Parachute Recovery Systems to IAF

BRS Aerospace has received a contract to integrate its parachute recovery systems on the Indian Air Force's (IAF) basic training aircraft. Under the contract, BRS Aerospace will install...

BRS to Provide Parachute Recovery Systems to IAF

French Air Force Receives First SAMP-T Missile

The French Air Force's air defence artillery squadron (EDSA) has received the first section of the Mamba medium range surface-to-air missile, also called the sol-air moyenne portee...

French Air Force Receives First SAMP-T Missile

US Air Force Launches Atlas V Rocket

The US Air Force has successfully launched the Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The rocket, in...

US Air Force Launches Atlas V Rocket

Iraqi Air Force Takes Delivery of T-6A Training Aircraft

The Iraqi Air Force (IqAF) has taken delivery of three T-6A Texan II training aircraft in Tikrit, increasing the number of total training aircraft to 11. The IqAF will use the T-6As to develop...

Iraqi Air Force Takes Delivery of T-6A Training Aircraft

US and Bangladesh Jointly Conduct Cope South 2010

The US Air Force has deployed two C-130 Hercules and 40 airmen from Yokota Air Base to participate in a joint exercise with Bangladeshi airmen at Kurmitola Air Base, Bangladesh. During...

US and Bangladesh Jointly Conduct Cope South 2010

Singapore Air Force Receives First Upgraded C130 Aircraft

The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) has received the first of ten modernised C130 Hercules transport aircraft from ST Aerospace. The upgraded C130 aircraft includes a modernised...

Singapore Air Force Receives First Upgraded C130 Aircraft

UK Deploys Additional Reaper Aircraft in Afghanistan

The Royal Air Force's (RAF) 39 Squadron has received an additional Reaper remotely piloted aircraft in Afghanistan to support ground troops. The Reaper will deliver a total of 36 hours of...

UK Deploys Additional Reaper Aircraft in Afghanistan

US Air Force Conducts Minuteman III Flight Test

The US Air Force has successfully completed flight tests of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile from Launch Facility-09 at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California,...

US Air Force Conducts Minuteman III Flight Test

Sweden Signs Meteor Missile Contract

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has signed a production order contract with the UK Ministry of Defence for the Meteor missile, which will equip the JAS39 Gripen. The...

Sweden Signs Meteor Missile Contract

Spain Halts Eurofighter Operation

Spain has grounded its Eurofighter combat aircraft until it completes an investigation into a possible ejector seat problem. The Spanish defence ministry took the decision a day after...

Spain Halts Eurofighter Operation

US Air Force to Receive Weather Sensing Radar

The Electronic Systems Center's aerospace management systems division weather systems branch is developing a portable doppler radar system for the US Air Force. The doppler radar will enable...

US Air Force to Receive Weather Sensing Radar

STSS Demonstration Satellite Sends First Tracked Data

The US space tracking and surveillance system (STSS) demonstration satellite has successfully transferred target track data from its acquisition sensor to its tracking sensor. The...

STSS Demonstration Satellite Sends First Tracked Data

Mexico Orders Additional Eurocopter Helicopters

The Mexican Ministry of Defence has awarded a contract to Eurocopter for the delivery of six additional EC725 helicopters for transport and civil security operations. Eurocopter will supply...

Mexico Orders Additional Eurocopter Helicopters

KnAAPO Signs Su-35S Funding Deal with Sberbank

Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Production Association (KnAAPO) has signed an agreement with Sberbank to fund production of 48 multitarget jet fighter Su-35S for the Russian Air Force. KnAAPO...

KnAAPO Signs Su-35S Funding Deal with Sberbank

IAF Evaluates Aircraft for MCRA Competition

India has completed an evaluation of six aircraft before it orders the final 126 multirole combat aircraft (MCRA) for the country's air force. Air Chief Marshal PV Naik told the Hindu that...

IAF Evaluates Aircraft for MCRA Competition