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Boeing completes final design review for Talon HATE programme

Boeing has successfully completed the final design review for the US Air Force’s (USAF) Talon HATE...

Boeing completes final design review for Talon HATE programme

L-3 Communications to start crucial testing of KC-135 tanker for UK RAF

L-3 Communications is set to start flight testing on a KC-135 tanker, which is earmarked for conversion into the Rivet Joint airframe for the UK Royal Air Force (RAF), at its Greenville facility...

L-3 Communications to start crucial testing of KC-135 tanker for UK RAF

USAF orders additional RQ-4 Global Hawks from Northrop

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract to deliver additional RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to the US Air Force...

USAF orders additional RQ-4 Global Hawks from Northrop

US military starts testing of enhanced F-35 Lightning II logistics system

The US military has started testing of an enhanced version of the F-35 Lightning II autonomic logistics information system...

US military starts testing of enhanced F-35 Lightning II logistics system

BAE awards Hawk Oman Training System development contract to L-3 Link

BAE Systems has awarded a contract to L-3 Communications to develop the Hawk Oman Training System...

BAE awards Hawk Oman Training System development contract to L-3 Link

USAF and Nato advance E-3 AWACS upgrade programme

The US Air Force and Nato are continuing the modernisation of their E-3 Sentry airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft, as part of the diminishing manufacturing sources replacement...

USAF and Nato advance E-3 AWACS upgrade programme

Lockheed completes initial test flight of new aircraft laser turret

Lockheed Martin has successfully completed an initial test flight of the aero-adaptive aero-optic beam control (ABC) turret onboard the University of Notre Dame's airborne aero-optical...

Lockheed completes initial test flight of new aircraft laser turret

Poland considers pulling out of Visegrad defence radar project

Poland is reportedly ready to quit a joint defence radar development project that it is working on with Hungary, the Czech Republic and...

Poland considers pulling out of Visegrad defence radar project

Pratt and USAF complete qualification for F135 engine testing

Pratt & Whitney has completed qualification for the F135 engine testing at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex (OC-ALC), located at Tinker Air Force Base (AFB), Oklahoma,...

Pratt and USAF complete qualification for F135 engine testing

Nigerian Air Force’s Alpha Jet crashed near Adamawa State

The Nigerian Air Force's (NAF) Alpha Jet that went missing in the country's north-eastern region has reportedly crashed near Gombi local government area of Adamawa state....

Nigerian Air Force’s Alpha Jet crashed near Adamawa State

USAF considering space surveillance with new three-satellite constellation

The US Air Force is reportedly planning to replace its existing space surveillance (SBSS) Block 10 pathfinder satellite with a three-satellite constellation....

USAF considering space surveillance with new three-satellite constellation

Russia refutes claims of Kosmos-2495 explosion over US

The Russian Aerospace Defense Forces has denied US media reports alleging that a Russian military satellite exploded in the national airspace....

Russia refutes claims of Kosmos-2495 explosion over US

Northrop Grumman wins antenna technology contract from DARPA

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has selected Northrop Grumman to develop advanced wideband digital antenna technology for next generation radio frequency sensors...

Northrop Grumman wins antenna technology contract from DARPA

UK MoD kicks off training helicopter procurement

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is seeking a new contractor to operate its helicopter training organisation to replace the existing ageing fleet of 34 AS350 B3 Squirrel HT1 trainers from...

UK MoD kicks off training helicopter procurement

NORAD suspends Vigilant Eagle exercise with Russia over Ukraine crisis

The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) has cancelled a joint annual cooperative air defence exercise with Russia in response to the country’s role in the Ukraine...

NORAD suspends Vigilant Eagle exercise with Russia over Ukraine crisis

France receives fifth A400M aircraft from Airbus

The French Directorate General of Armaments (DGA) has taken delivery of the fifth A400M Atlas military transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and...

France receives fifth A400M aircraft from Airbus

USAF, Lockheed discover permanent fix for F-16 longeron cracks

The US Air Force (USAF) and Lockheed Martin have found a potential fix for the longeron cracks that were discovered in some of the service’s F-16 fighter...

USAF, Lockheed discover permanent fix for F-16 longeron cracks

Italian Air Force completes UAS sortie for EU NAVFOR’s Operation Atalanta

The Italian Air Force’s 32nd wing has successfully completed the first sortie of the remote controlled Predator unmanned aerial system (UAS) in support of the EU Naval Force’s Operation...

Italian Air Force completes UAS sortie for EU NAVFOR’s Operation Atalanta

Boeing hands over third Peace Eagle aircraft to Turkish Air Force

The Turkish Air Force (TuAF) has taken delivery of the third Peace Eagle airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft from Boeing at Konya Air Base in...

Boeing hands over third Peace Eagle aircraft to Turkish Air Force

UK Royal Air Force halts operations at RAF Leuchars

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) has stopped combat aviation operations at RAF Leuchars in Fife, Scotland, with the relocation of 1 (Fighter) Squadron to nearby RAF...

UK Royal Air Force halts operations at RAF Leuchars

IBC to supply BeralCast castings for F-35 fighters

IBC Engineered Materials has been awarded a contract to supply critical cast components for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter’s electro-optical targeting system...

IBC to supply BeralCast castings for F-35 fighters