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Australia seeks C-27J aircraft from US
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale of ten C-27J aircraft, including related equipment, parts, training and...

Japan selects Lockheed F-35 as its next-generation fighter aircraft
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Lockheed Martin's fifth-generation fighter, the F-35 Lightning II, has been selected by Japan's Ministry of Defence as its air self-defence force's (JASDF) next-generation fighter...

Russia to sell additional Su-30 jets to India
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Russia has signed a preliminary deal with India to sell 42 Su-30 MKI frontline jets in kit form and provide technical assistance during their...

Taiwan receives upgraded E-2K early warning aircraft
Monday, December 19, 2011 Taiwan has taken delivery of two upgraded E-2K early warning aircraft (EWA) from the US as part of a $6.5bn foreign arms deal agreed between the two nations in...

RAFO to receive additional F-16 fighters from Lockheed Martin
Monday, December 19, 2011 Lockheed Martin has been awarded a firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract by the US Department of Defense (US DoD) for the supply of 12 additional F-16 C/D Block 50 multirole fighters...

Russian Air Force receives Sukhoi Su-34 frontline bombers
Friday, December 16, 2011 Sukhoi’s Novosibirsk Aircraft Production Association (NAPO) has delivered two Su-34 frontline bombers to the Russian Air Force for deployment at its air base in...

Iraq seeks F-16 IQ aircraft from US
Thursday, December 15, 2011 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale of 18 F-16IQ aircraft, including aircraft associated equipment, parts, weapons,...

Airbus delivers C295 airlifter to Mexican Air Force
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 The Mexican Air Force has received the new C295 transport aircraft from Airbus Military, which was ordered to support its tactical and logistic transport...

ROKAF receives second Boeing Peace Eye AEW&C Aircraft
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) has taken delivery of its second Peace Eye 737 airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft from...

Lockheed receives Lot V F-35 contract for USAF
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 Lockheed Martin has been awarded a fixed-price-incentive firm target modification contract to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract to provide F-35 Conventional Take-Off and...

USAF inspects F-22 EOS
Monday, December 12, 2011 The US Air Force (USAF) has begun an immediate action Time Compliance Technical Order (TCTO) on the F-22 Raptor’s Emergency Oxygen System (EOS) to ensure full functionality in the wake of...

Cobham to provide aerial refuelling probe for KC-390 aircraft
Monday, December 12, 2011 Embraer has selected Cobham to design and supply the aerial refuelling receiver probe for the Brazilian Air Force’s KC-390 tactical military transport and tanker...

Brunei selects Sikorsky S-70i Black Hawk helicopter
Friday, December 09, 2011 The Brunei Ministry of Defence (BMoD) has selected Sikorsky Aircraft's S-70i Black Hawk helicopter to equip its Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), as part of the RBAF Support Helicopter...

RNZAF receives new NH90 helicopters
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) has taken delivery of two new French NH90 helicopters as part of the modernisation of New Zealand's armed forces....

Boeing to upgrade Malaysian F/A-18D Hornets
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 Boeing has received a contract from the US Navy under the Foreign Military Sales Program to upgrade the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) fleet of eight F/A-18D Hornet fighter aircraft to...

Elbit to upgrade USAF F-16 WAC HUD
Monday, December 05, 2011 Elbit Systems’ US subsidiary has received a contract from the Defence Logistics Agency to upgrade the US Air Force (USAF) Block 30 and Block 50 F-16 Wide Angle Conventional (WAC) Head-Up...

Taiwan Air Force receives Eurocopter SAR helicopters
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 The Taiwan Air Force has taken delivery of three EC225 Mk-2 Super Puma search-and-rescue (SAR) helicopters from Eurocopter at Chiayi...

Lockheed to upgrade USAF F-22 Raptor fleet
Monday, November 28, 2011 Lockheed Martin has received a contract modification to provide system upgrades for the US Air Force (USAF) F-22 Raptor fighter...

Sukhoi tests third PAK FA prototype
Monday, November 28, 2011 Sukhoi has conducted a test flight of the third prototype of the fifth generation T-50 fighter aircraft, built under the PAK FA Future Tactical Fighter...

Indian Air Force to upgrade its aircraft fleet
Monday, November 28, 2011 The Indian Ministry of Defence has signed contracts with Russia, France and Ukraine to upgrade the flying fleet of the Indian Air Force (IAF), defence minister AK Antony confirmed....

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