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Japan Sends Helicopter Unit to Pakistan

Japan has sent the first contingent of a military helicopter unit to Pakistan to join international relief efforts in the flood-affected country. Arrangements for the rest of the unit and...

Japan Sends Helicopter Unit to Pakistan

Northrop Opens New IRCM Sustainment Centre

Northrop Grumman has opened its new infrared countermeasures (IRCM) sustainment centre in Warner Robins, Georgia, US. The sustainment centre will be used to repair IRCM equipment for the US...

Northrop Opens New IRCM Sustainment Centre

Switzerland Delays Fighter Jet Acquisition

The Swiss Government has decided to delay the purchase of new fighter jets for the country's air force until 2015 due to restrictions in its defence budget. Switzerland had intended to buy...

Switzerland Delays Fighter Jet Acquisition

Afghan Air Force Crew Flies with Night Vision Goggles

The Afghan Air Force's (AAF) Mi-17 transport helicopter crew has completed operational flight task using night vision goggles (NVGs) for the first time in Afghanistan. During the task, the...

Afghan Air Force Crew Flies with Night Vision Goggles

Embraer to Develop KC-390 Aircraft for Chile

Embraer has signed an agreement with Chile's national aeronautical enterprise Empresa Nacional de Aeronautica (ENAER) to jointly develop the KC-390 military transport jet for Chile. ...

Embraer to Develop KC-390 Aircraft for Chile

India to Test Air-Launched BrahMos in 2012

India is expected to test the air-launched version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile in 2012, according to BrahMos Aerospace chief A Sivathanu Pillai. The Indian Air Force has...

India to Test Air-Launched BrahMos in 2012

Lockheed to Sustain F-22 Raptor Fleet for US Air Force

The US Air Force has awarded a modification contract to Lockheed Martin for the sustainment of the F-22 Raptor fleet. The $111.4m contract is part of the 2010 follow-on agile sustainment for...

Lockheed to Sustain F-22 Raptor Fleet for US Air Force

US Air Force Awards WGS Satellite Contract to Boeing

The US Air Force has awarded Boeing a contract to develop the seventh wideband global SATCOM (WGS) satellite, as part of the new WGS block II follow-on contract. Under the $182m contract,...

US Air Force Awards WGS Satellite Contract to Boeing

Australia Deploys Medical Team in Flood-Hit Pakistan

The Australian Defence Force (ADF), in a joint operation with AusAID, has sent a medical team to Pakistan to provide immediate medical and healthcare services to flood-affected people. The...

Australia Deploys Medical Team in Flood-Hit Pakistan

Babcock Wins UK Aerial Delivery System Contract

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded Babcock a post-design support contract for the small boat aerial delivery system (SBADS). The SBADS will deliver small rigid and...

Babcock Wins UK Aerial Delivery System Contract

L-3 and Terma to Develop F-16 Simulation System

L-3 Link Simulation & Training (L-3 Link) and Terma will jointly develop an electronic warfare management system (EWMS) for F-16 fighter aircraft. The advanced fighter aircraft...

L-3 and Terma to Develop F-16 Simulation System

Philippine Air Force to Receive New Aircraft

The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will receive 18 new light aircraft and eight helicopters as part of the armed forces of the Philippines modernisation programme. PAF 1st Air Division...

Philippine Air Force to Receive New Aircraft

Northrop to Provide IMU for Eurofighter Typhoon

Northrop Grumman has received a contract to deliver 88 inertial measurement units (IMU) for tranche 3A of the Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jet. Under the contract awarded by EADS Defence...

Northrop to Provide IMU for Eurofighter Typhoon

Nato Aircraft Delivers Flood Relief to Pakistan

Nato has sent an aircraft to Pakistan to conduct humanitarian relief missions in the flood-affected country. A trainer cargo aircraft of the Nato airborne early warning and control force...

Nato Aircraft Delivers Flood Relief to Pakistan

Iran Launches New Bomber Drone

Iran has launched its first indigenously developed long-range unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), Karrar, which has a flight range of 1,000km. Iranian Defence Minister Brigadier General Ahmad...

Iran Launches New Bomber Drone

HAL Proposes Upgrades to Indian Su-30 Fleet

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has proposed upgrades to the Indian Air Force's (IAF) fleet of Su-30 MKI aircraft with assistance from the Russian original equipment manufacturer. The...

HAL Proposes Upgrades to Indian Su-30 Fleet

Cobham Wins US Air Force Kits Contract

The US Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a contract to Cobham Life Support to provide crew-breathing regulator overhaul kits for the US Air Force. The kits will provide critical parts to...

Cobham Wins US Air Force Kits Contract

Saab Unveils Air Defence Solutions for Thailand

Saab has unveiled the air defence systems acquired by the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) at its factory in Sweden. Thailand has acquired Gripen C/D multirole fighter aircraft, the ERIEYE...

Saab Unveils Air Defence Solutions for Thailand

PAF Takes Control of Flood-Hit Air Base

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) has confirmed that the Shahbaz Air Base is under complete operational control and there is no threat from flood water. Air vice marshal of the Southern Air...

PAF Takes Control of Flood-Hit Air Base

Terma to Upgrade Gripen Reconnaissance Pod System

Terma has received a contract from Saab to upgrade the modular reconnaissance pod system (MRPS) for the Swedish Air Force's Gripen fighter aircraft. Under the contract, Terma will...

Terma to Upgrade Gripen Reconnaissance Pod System

CAE to Develop C-130H Simulator for Egyptian Air Force

CAE has received a contract from the US Air Force to design and manufacture a C-130H full-mission simulator for the Egyptian Air Force. The simulator will include the True electric...

CAE to Develop C-130H Simulator for Egyptian Air Force