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RAF Tornado jets ready to strike IS targets in Iraq

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) Tornado GR4 fighters are set to launch air strikes against Islamic State (IS) targets after carrying out armed reconnaissance operations over the IS-held territory...

RAF Tornado jets ready to strike IS targets in Iraq

USAF receives first A-29 Super Tucano light air support aircraft

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and Embraer Defense & Security have handed over the first A-29 Super Tucano light air support aircraft to the US Air Force (USAF) at the team’s facility...

USAF receives first A-29 Super Tucano light air support aircraft

Kongsberg plans to flight test JSM next year

Kongsberg is reportedly set to start flight testing of its new joint strike missile (JSM) aboard a Lockheed Martin-built F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft in...

Kongsberg plans to flight test JSM next year

UK air strikes to go legal as France intensifies action in Iraq

The UK Parliament is set to authorise airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) targets in Iraq, at a meeting...

UK air strikes to go legal as France intensifies action in Iraq

Northrop completes design reviews of scalable agile beam radar

Northrop Grumman has completed all engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) design reviews for the AN/APG-83 scalable agile beam radar...

Northrop completes design reviews of scalable agile beam radar

Airbus starts assembly of Malaysia’s first A400M aircraft

Airbus Defence and Space has started assembly of the Royal Malaysian Air Force’s (RMAF) first Airbus A400M military transport aircraft at its final assembly line in Seville,...

Airbus starts assembly of Malaysia’s first A400M aircraft

CAE to deliver training systems and services to Canadian and US militaries

CAE has been awarded a series of contracts with a combined value of C$115m ($104m) to provide a range of training systems and services for the Canadian and US armed...

CAE to deliver training systems and services to Canadian and US militaries

ATK offers solid-rocket motors for USAF’s RD-180 engine replacement

ATK has offered a commercial solid rocket solution in response to a US Air Force’s (USAF) request for a replacement for the Russian-made RD-180 engines that power the first-stage of United...

ATK offers solid-rocket motors for USAF’s RD-180 engine replacement

South Korea to buy 40 F-35 fighters for $7bn

South Korea has agreed to sign a letter of offer and acceptance (LOA) with the US Government to purchase F-35 Lightning II joint strike...

South Korea to buy 40 F-35 fighters for $7bn

USAF conducts operational test launch of Minuteman III missile

The US Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) conducted the operational test launch of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from Vandenberg Air Force...

USAF conducts operational test launch of Minuteman III missile

Israel shoots down Syrian Su-24 fighter over Golan Heights

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has shot down a Syrian Su-24 supersonic fighter over the Golan Heights, after it entered the Israeli...

Israel shoots down Syrian Su-24 fighter over Golan Heights

Canada enters into space partnership with Australia, UK, and US

The Canadian Department of National Defence has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Australia, the UK and the US to conduct joint space...

Canada enters into space partnership with Australia, UK, and US

US and Arab allies launch first airstrikes against IS militants in Syria

The US and its Arab allies have launched their first air strikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also called Islamic State (IS) terrorists, in...

US and Arab allies launch first airstrikes against IS militants in Syria

Poland requests US for JASSM and F-16 operational flight plan upgrade

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of joint air-to-surface standoff missiles (JASSM) and F-16 operational flight...

Poland requests US for JASSM and F-16 operational flight plan upgrade

Japan plans indigenous production of airborne early-warning aircraft

The Japanese Ministry of Defence (MoD) is reportedly planning to conduct research to evaluate the feasibility of domestically building an airborne early-warning (AEW)...

Japan plans indigenous production of airborne early-warning aircraft

US and Canada intercept eight Russian jets near Alaska

US and Canadian fighter jets have reportedly intercepted eight Russian aircraft and refuelling tankers off the coast of Alaska and Canada in two incidents over the past...

US and Canada intercept eight Russian jets near Alaska

Australian contingent departs for Middle East to fight against IS

Australian military personnel and aircraft have departed for the Middle East to contribute to an international coalition formed to defeat the Islamic State (IS) militants in...

Australian contingent departs for Middle East to fight against IS

US DLA awards long-term logistics support contract to Boeing

Boeing has been awarded a contract for the supply of aircraft parts and support to the US Defense Logistics Agency...

US DLA awards long-term logistics support contract to Boeing

France agrees to launch airstrikes on IS militants in Iraq

The French Government has agreed to carry out airstrikes on the Islamic State (IS) militants in northern...

France agrees to launch airstrikes on IS militants in Iraq

USAF contracts CyPhy Works for pocket-sized drone production

CyPhy Works has received a contract from the US Air Force (USAF) to help enhance search and rescue (SAR)...

USAF contracts CyPhy Works for pocket-sized drone production

Rolls-Royce completes V-22 engine upgrade flight tests

Rolls-Royce has completed a new engine upgrade for the AE 1107C Liberty turboshaft engines that power the US Air Force (USAF) and Marine Corps' V-22 tilt-rotor aircraft...

Rolls-Royce completes V-22 engine upgrade flight tests