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UK and Norwegian MoD eye closer F-35 cooperation

The UK and Norwegian Ministries of Defence (MoD) have agreed for more closer cooperation on the future operation of the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft in...

UK and Norwegian MoD eye closer F-35 cooperation

Selex ES to supply Falco UAV to undisclosed Middle East customer

Selex ES has been awarded a contract for the supply of its Falco tactical unmanned air vehicle (UAV) to an undisclosed Middle East...

Selex ES to supply Falco UAV to undisclosed Middle East customer

BAE plans 146/Avro air-to-air refuelling variant development

BAE Systems has unveiled its proposal for a cost-effective air-to-air refuelling (A2R) variant of BAe 146/Avro regional jetliner (RJ) aircraft at the 2013 Defence Services Equipment...

BAE plans 146/Avro air-to-air refuelling variant development

Ball Aerospace transfers STPSat-3 satellite to launch site

Ball Aerospace & Technologies has transferred the third US Air Force's (USAF) STPSat-3 for launch to Wallops Flight Facility, which is located on Wallops Island, Virginia,...

Ball Aerospace transfers STPSat-3 satellite to launch site

Philippine Air Force's UHI Huey acquisition fails for third time

The Philippine Air Force's (PAF) UH-1 Huey helicopter acquisition project has been stalled for the third time over the Department of National Defense's (DND) inability to secure a...

Philippine Air Force's UHI Huey acquisition fails for third time

Russia, China to sign Su-35 sale contract in 2014

Russia and China are expected to sign a contract for supply of the Su-35 fighter aircraft to the People's Republic of China Air Force in 2014, Rosoboronexport deputy head Viktor Komardin has...

Russia, China to sign Su-35 sale contract in 2014

Royal Thai Air Force receives final three Gripen aircraft

The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) has taken delivery of three Saab JAS 39 Gripen multi-role combat aircraft under contract from Sweden at Wing 7 air base in Surat Thani,...

Royal Thai Air Force receives final three Gripen aircraft

USAF advances B-2 communication upgrade programme

The US Air Force (USAF) is set to award engineering manufacturing development (EMD) contracts for the first increment of the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber’s common very low frequency receiver...

USAF advances B-2 communication upgrade programme

USAF orders additional A-10 replacement wings from Boeing

Boeing has been awarded a contract for production of additional replacement wings for the US Air Force's (USAF) A-10 Thunderbolt II close support...

USAF orders additional A-10 replacement wings from Boeing

Airbus Military completes A400M's unpaved runway trials

Airbus Military has successfully completed unpaved runway trials of the A400M next-generation military transport aircraft at Ablitas in northern...

Airbus Military completes A400M's unpaved runway trials

EDA starts Europe's first collective air-to-air refuelling clearance trial

The European Defence Agency (EDA) is conducting the first collective European air-to-air refuelling (AAR) clearance trial on the Italian Air Force's KC767 tanker aircraft along with the...

EDA starts Europe's first collective air-to-air refuelling clearance trial

USAF awards non-destructive inspection maintenance contract to Wyle

Wyle has secured a contract for delivery of non-destructive inspection maintenance services to the US Air Force Material Command...

USAF awards non-destructive inspection maintenance contract to Wyle

Raytheon secures IATT certification for GPS III launch and checkout system

Raytheon's global positioning system next generation operational control system (GPS OCX) launch and checkout system (LCS) has secured an interim authorisation to test (IATT) security...

Raytheon secures IATT certification for GPS III launch and checkout system

Alenia installs helmet mounted display on M-346 aircraft

Alenia Aermacchi has fitted its M-346 Master advanced trainer aircraft with a fully integrated helmet mounted display (HMD) system to make it even more representative of the operational...

Alenia installs helmet mounted display on M-346 aircraft

Boeing starts assembly of USAF KC-46 tanker's second refuelling boom

The US Air Force's (USAF) KC-46A aerial refuelling tanker development programme has moved ahead with start of assembly of the second refuelling boom at Boeing's facility in Seattle,...

Boeing starts assembly of USAF KC-46 tanker's second refuelling boom

Royal Danish Air Force orders MX-15 imagers from L-3 Wescam

L-3 Wescam has been awarded a contract for supply of its MX-15 electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) imaging systems to the Royal Danish Air Force...

Royal Danish Air Force orders MX-15 imagers from L-3 Wescam

Israel test fires Silver Sparrow target missile

The Israeli Ministry of Defence (IMOD) has carried out test firing of the Silver Sparrow air-launched target missile from an Israel Air Force (IAF) base over the Mediterranean...

Israel test fires Silver Sparrow target missile

Brazilian Air Force receives first upgraded A-1 fighter from Embraer

The Brazilian Air Force (FAB) has taken delivery of the first upgraded A-1 fighter aircraft from Embraer Defense & Security during a ceremony at the company’s facility in Gaviao Peixoto, in...

Brazilian Air Force receives first upgraded A-1 fighter from Embraer

NORAD, RFAF conclude exercise Vigilant Eagle 2013

The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the Russian Federation Air Force (RFAF) have successfully completed their annual cooperative air defence exercise, Vigilant Eagle...

NORAD, RFAF conclude exercise Vigilant Eagle 2013

Russian MoD to equip PAK-DA bomber with hypersonic weapons

The Russian Ministry of Defence (MoD) is planning to load hypersonic weapons onto the under development perspective aviation complex for long-range aviation (PAK-DA) bomber...

Russian MoD to equip PAK-DA bomber with hypersonic weapons

Canada issues draft request for proposals for FWSAR project

The Canadian Government has issued a draft request for proposals (RFP) for the national Air Force's multi-billion fixed-wing search and rescue aircraft replacement (FWSAR)...

Canada issues draft request for proposals for FWSAR project