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USAF launches eighth Boeing GPS IIF satellite on-board Atlas 5 Rocket

The US Air Force (USAF) has successfully test-launched the eighth Boeing-built global positioning system (GPS) IIF satellite from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (AFS) in Florida, US....

USAF launches eighth Boeing GPS IIF satellite on-board Atlas 5 Rocket

USAF Starts MC-130P Combat Shadow Retirement from Pacific

The US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) is to retire the last group of MC-130P Combat Shadow special mission aircraft from the Pacific region this month....

USAF Starts MC-130P Combat Shadow Retirement from Pacific

Lockheed and Pentagon Principle Agreement for Eighth F-35 Batch

Lockheed Martin and the US Department of Defense (DoD) has have reached an agreement in principle for the eight low-rate initial production (LRIP 8) batch of F-35 Lightning II aircraft. ...

Lockheed and Pentagon Principle Agreement for Eighth F-35 Batch

Australia extends operations of Heron remotely piloted aircraft by six years

The Australian Department of Defence has decided to extend the operations of Heron remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) over the next six...

Australia extends operations of Heron remotely piloted aircraft by six years

UK MoD selects Raytheon and Thales for Mode 5 IFF modernisation

Raytheon UK-Thales UK team has been selected by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide an upgrade solution to the UK military’s identification friend or foe (IFF)...

UK MoD selects Raytheon and Thales for Mode 5 IFF modernisation

Brazilian Air Force finalises Gripen NG contract with Saab

The Brazilian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has signed a SEK39.3bn ($5.4bn) contract with Saab for the supply of Gripen Next-Generation (NG) fighter aircraft to the Brazilian Air Force....

Brazilian Air Force finalises Gripen NG contract with Saab

USAF opens F-35 academic training centre at Luke Air Force Base

The US Air Force (USAF) has opened the F-35 Lightning II Academic Training Centre (ATC) at Luke Air Force Base (AFB) in Arizona,...

USAF opens F-35 academic training centre at Luke Air Force Base

HAL Nashik completes upgrade of first IAF Su-30 MKI aircraft

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has successfully completed the upgrade of first Su-30MKI multi-role combat aircraft at its facility in Nashik, Maharashtra,...

HAL Nashik completes upgrade of first IAF Su-30 MKI aircraft

UK MoD plans to accelerate Brimstone integration on Typhoon jets

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is accelerating its plans to arm the Royal Air Force's (RAF) Typhoon jets with Brimstone air-to-surface missiles in the wake of the ongoing campaign against...

UK MoD plans to accelerate Brimstone integration on Typhoon jets

Embraer awards KC-390 structural components supply contract to PPG

PPG Industries has been awarded a contract to design windshields for Embraer Defense and Security’s new KC-390 military transport...

Embraer awards KC-390 structural components supply contract to PPG

Roketsan, Lockheed partner new F-35 air-to-surface standoff missile

Roketsan has signed a teaming agreement with Lockheed Martin to manufacture a new generation air-to-surface standoff cruise missile for use on the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter...

Roketsan, Lockheed partner new F-35 air-to-surface standoff missile

Airbus to supply additional EC725 helicopters to Royal Thai Air Force

Airbus Helicopters has been awarded a contract to enhance Thai military’s airborne capabilities through the supply of two of its mission-ready...

Airbus to supply additional EC725 helicopters to Royal Thai Air Force

Elbit contracted for F-5 fighter upgrade by undisclosed Asian country

Elbit Systems has been awarded contracts to upgrade the F-5 Freedom Fighter/Tiger supersonic fighter aircraft of an undisclosed Asian air...

Elbit contracted for F-5 fighter upgrade by undisclosed Asian country

Northrop files protest against USAF 3DELRR contract award to Raytheon

Northrop Grumman has launched a protest against the US Air Force’s (USAF) decision to award the next-generation 3D expeditionary long-range radar (3DELRR) contract to...

Northrop files protest against USAF 3DELRR contract award to Raytheon

Embraer unveils first KC-390 military transport aircraft prototype

Embraer has rolled out the first prototype of the KC-390 military transport aircraft from its production hangar at the industrial plant of Gavião Peixoto,...

Embraer unveils first KC-390 military transport aircraft prototype

South Korea may cancel F-16 upgrade contract with BAE

The South Korean Government is likely to cancel a contract with BAE Systems for modernisation of the national air force’s KF-16C/D Block 52 fighter aircraft...

South Korea may cancel F-16 upgrade contract with BAE

South Korea acquires insufficient weaponry for F-35 fighters

South Korea has reportedly acquired only half of the weapons required to arm its F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft...

South Korea acquires insufficient weaponry for F-35 fighters

GlassesOff App improved IAF pilots’ visual acuity and image processing speed

The GlassesOff mobile app has been found to significantly improve the critical visual activity of the pilots, a new study commissioned by the Israeli Air Force (IAF) has...

GlassesOff App improved IAF pilots’ visual acuity and image processing speed

UK deploys Reaper and Rivet Joint aircraft for surveillance missions over Syria

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is deploying MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft and RC-135W Rivet Joint aircraft to support a US-led coalition in the ongoing fight against the Islamic...

UK deploys Reaper and Rivet Joint aircraft for surveillance missions over Syria

UK and France continue airstrikes against IS in Iraq

The UK and France fighter aircraft have carried out a new round of airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) fighters in...

UK and France continue airstrikes against IS in Iraq

RAF operates phase 1 enhancement standard Typhoon fighters

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) is operating 17 Phase I enhancements (P1E) standard Typhoon multi-role combat...

RAF operates phase 1 enhancement standard Typhoon fighters