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Japan boosts surveillance against China with new E-2C Hawkeye squadron Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Japan has reportedly enhanced its military surveillance capabilities in Okinawa with the launch of a squadron of four E-2C Hawkeye airborne early warning aircraft amid rising territorial...

TAI continues Hurkus aircraft’s flight testing campaign Thursday, April 17, 2014 Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) has successfully completed a pre-flight centre of gravity "CG Forward" testing of the indigenously manufactured Hurkus primary and basic trainer aircraft, from...

Russian Air Force orders MiG-29 SMT Fulcrum multirole aircraft Thursday, April 17, 2014 The Russian Defence Ministry has awarded a contract to MiG for the supply of 16 MiG-29 SMT Fulcrum multirole fighter aircraft to the national Air...

Croatian Air Force receives first upgraded MIG 21 fighter from Ukraine Wednesday, April 16, 2014 The Croatian Air Force and Air Defence has taken delivery of the first upgraded MIG-21 BIS fighter aircraft from Ukraine at the Pleso Air Base in Zagreb,...

Quickstep, Marand sign long-term F-35 component agreement Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Quickstep has signed a long‐term agreement (LTA) with Marand Precision Engineering to manufacture components for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF)...

Integrated pilot training system developed for ADF’s AIR 5428 project Monday, April 14, 2014 BAE Systems, Beechcraft and CAE have offered an integrated pilot training system (PTS) for the Australian Defence Force’s (ADF) AIR 5428...

Magellan wins RCAF’s CF-188 Hornet F404 engine maintenance contract Thursday, April 10, 2014 Magellan Aerospace has been awarded a contract for repair and overhaul (R&O) of the F404 afterburning turbofan engines that power the Royal Canadian Air Force’s (RCAF) CF-188 Hornet aircraft fleet. ...

USAF to soon complete F-22 automatic back-up oxygen system installation Thursday, April 10, 2014 The US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s (AFLCMC) F-22 Division is set to complete installation of the automatic back-up oxygen system (ABOS) in the air force's F-22 Raptor aircraft fleet...

Lockheed hands over additional F-16 fighter to Oman Air Force Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Lockheed Martin has handed over an additional F-16 Fighting Falcon multi-role fighter aircraft to the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) during a ceremony at its facility Fort Worth, Texas,...

Turkish Air Force receives first A400M turboprop aircraft Wednesday, April 09, 2014 The Turkish Air Force has taken delivery of the first A400M new generation transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and Space at the company’s A400M Final Assembly Line in Seville,...

Levett receives additional F135 engine components production contract Friday, April 04, 2014 Levett Engineering has secured a contract to manufacture components for the F135 turbofan engines that power Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft, which...

Bell Helicopter, CCC sign agreement to supply Bell 412EPs to Philippine Thursday, April 03, 2014 Bell Helicopter has finalised a purchase agreement with the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) to supply Bell 412EP helicopters to address the modernisation requirements of Philippine...

Indian Air Force receives seventh upgraded An-32 aircraft batch Thursday, April 03, 2014 Ukraine’s state enterprise Ukroboronprom has handed over the seventh batch of upgraded An-32 light multipurpose transport aircraft to the Indian Air Force...

Airbus to supply A330 air-to-air refuelling tankers to Qatar Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Airbus Defence and Space has been awarded a contract to supply A330 new generation multi-role tanker transport aircraft (MRTT) to the Qatar Emiri Air Force...

South Korea advances new tanker aircraft purchase Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Marand completes delivery of first Australian made F-35 Lightning II vertical tails Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Marand has manufactured and delivered the first set of Australian made vertical tail for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF)...

Lockheed delivers first two C-130J Super Hercules to South Korea Tuesday, April 01, 2014 Lockheed Martin has delivered the first two C-130J Super Hercules tactical transport aircraft to the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) at its facility in Marietta, Georgia,...

USAF starts initial phase of E-8C JSTARS recapitalisation Monday, March 31, 2014 The US Air Force (USAF) has started the initial phase of recapitalisation of its legacy Northrop Grumman-built E-8C joint surveillance target attack radar system (Joint STARS) aircraft...

Indian Air Force’s C-130J Super Hercules crashes, killing five Friday, March 28, 2014 An Indian Air Force's (IAF) newly acquired C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft has crashed today near Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, killing at least five onboard...

Cascade selects Rockwell Collins Flight2 system for Mexican C-130 avionics upgrade Friday, March 28, 2014 Cascade Aerospace has selected Rockwell Collins’ Flight2 integrated avionics system for the Mexican Air Force’s C-130K Hercules aircraft upgrade...

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