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Reliance, Dassault plan to build new facility for Rafale combat aircraft wings Wednesday, December 11, 2013 France-based Dassault Aviation and Reliance Industries are planning to build a new facility to produce wings for Rafale combat...

US Air Force tests new unmanned spy plane Tuesday, December 10, 2013 The US Air Force is testing a new unmanned spy plane, RQ-180, which is expected to be ready for military missions by 2015, according to Aviation...

Energid to provide software for DARPA's Phoenix program Tuesday, December 10, 2013 US-based Energid Technologies has secured a contract to provide software for robotic control and simulation to DARPA's Phoenix...

Combat aircraft Tejas launches infrared seeking missile Monday, December 09, 2013 India's first designed, developed and productionised fourth-generation light combat aircraft (LCA) Tejas has launched an infrared seeking air-to-air missile, which hit the target in a direct...

Eurofighter delivers additional Typhoon to German Air Force Monday, December 09, 2013 Eurofighter has handed over an additional Typhoon multi-role combat aircraft to the German Air Force (Luftwaffe) during a ceremony at Cassidian's Military Air Systems Center in Manching,...

Switzerland, Kuwait request F/A-18 follow-on support from US Monday, December 09, 2013 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of two potential foreign military sales (FMS) of F/A-18 Hornet aircraft follow-on support and associated equipment...

Austria seeks UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters from US Friday, December 06, 2013 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters in total package approach and...

ATK completes first flight test of Jordan's CASA-235 light gunships Friday, December 06, 2013 ATK has successfully completed the first flight test of the Jordanian Armed Forces' two CASA-235 light gunship aircraft at an undisclosed...

Northrop starts production of first Nato AGS Global Hawk Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Northrop Grumman has commenced production of the first Nato alliance ground surveillance (AGS) Block 40 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) at its Unmanned Systems Center in Moss...

USAF receives last QF-4 full-scale aerial target Tuesday, December 03, 2013 The US Air Force's (USAF) 82nd Aerial Target Squadron (82nd ATRS) has taken delivery of the last of the 314 QF-4 full-scale aerial target (FSAT) drone at Tyndall Air Force Base (AFB) in Florida,...

Royal Air Force starts upgraded Puma MK2 training flights Wednesday, November 27, 2013 The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) 33 and 230 Squadrons personnel have started training on the newly upgraded Puma Mk2 helicopter from RAF Benson in Oxfordshire,...

South Korea seeks KF-16 Phase 1 upgrade support from US Wednesday, November 27, 2013 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of Phase 1 upgrades of the KF-16C/D Block 52 aircraft and associated equipment...

Alenia completes RAAF's first C-27J Spartan final assembly Tuesday, November 26, 2013 Alenia Aermacchi has completed the fabrication of the Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) first C-27J Spartan tactical airlift aircraft with mating of the aircraft's wing with the...

South Korea selects F-35A aircraft for F-X fighter contract Monday, November 25, 2013 South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) has selected Lockheed Martin's F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft for the national Air Force's multi-billion dollar F-X Fighter...

Embraer selects TenCate's ballistic protection for A-29 Super Tucano Monday, November 25, 2013 Embraer Defense & Security has selected TenCate Advanced Armour to supply ballistic protection systems for the A-29 Super Tucano light attack and advanced training...

USAF awards additional A-10 TLPS task orders to Northrop Friday, November 22, 2013 Northrop Grumman has received two task orders from the US Air Force (USAF) under the A-10 Thunderbolt life cycle program support (TLPS) indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ)...

Italian Air Force, Alenia to develop MC-27J Praetorian Thursday, November 21, 2013 Alenia Aermacchi will provide development, testing, certification, industrialisation and logistic support for the Italian Air Force’s Praetorian...

Airbus Military delivers additional P-3AM patrol aircraft to FAB Monday, November 18, 2013 Airbus Military has handed over an additional P-3AM Orion patrol aircraft to the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) at its facility in Seville,...

RAAF’s first F-35 squadron to become operational in 2020 Monday, November 18, 2013 The Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) first F-35A joint strike fighter (JSF) squadron is scheduled to become operational by the end of 2020, New Air Combat Capability Project manager air...

Royal Danish Air Force receives Litening G4 advanced targeting pods Thursday, November 14, 2013 The Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) has taken delivery of the initial batch of Litening G4 advanced targeting pods from Northrop Grumman, for installation on its F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft...

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