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USAF conducts first weapons load verification on F-35A fighter

The US Air Force (USAF) has conducted the first munitions load verification on the F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida,...

USAF conducts first weapons load verification on F-35A fighter

RAF's first A400M aircraft fabrication inches closer

Airbus Military has moved a step closer to fabrication of the UK Royal Air Force’s (RAF) first A400M next-generation military transport...

RAF's first A400M aircraft fabrication inches closer

Indian Air Force commissions C-17 Globemaster III aircraft

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has formally inducted the C-17 Globemaster III heavy-lift transport aircraft into its operational service during a ceremony at Hindon Air Force Base in New Delhi,...

Indian Air Force commissions C-17 Globemaster III aircraft

USAF completes Ultra's TACPOD communications relay node evaluation

Ultra Electronics Advanced Tactical Systems' tactical airborne command, control, communications and intelligence pod (TACPOD) has completed flight testing on a US Air Force's (USAF)...

USAF completes Ultra's TACPOD communications relay node evaluation

Swiss parliament approves Gripen E aircraft procurement

The Swiss National Council's (Nationalrat) Security Committee has approved the country's planned acquisition of 22 Gripen E multirole combat aircraft from...

Swiss parliament approves Gripen E aircraft procurement

Turkey's Hurkus aircraft completes initial flight test

Turkey's first indigenously manufactured primary and basic trainer aircraft, Hurkus, has successfully completed its initial test flight at the Turkish Aerospace Industries' (TAI) facility in...

Turkey's Hurkus aircraft completes initial flight test

US DoD, Pratt & Whitney sign sixth F-35 engine batch contract

Pratt & Whitney has reached an agreement in principle with the US Department of Defense (DoD) for supply of a sixth batch of F135 turbofan engines to power Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II...

US DoD, Pratt & Whitney sign sixth F-35 engine batch contract

Vector Aerospace wins Canadian CC-138 aircraft maintenance contract

Vector Aerospace Engine Services – Atlantic has been awarded a contract for the maintenance of the engines of the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) CC-138 Twin Otter...

Vector Aerospace wins Canadian CC-138 aircraft maintenance contract

Vigilant Eagle 2013 cooperative air defence exercise begins

The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) is conducting the annual cooperative air defence exercise, Vigilant Eagle 2013, with the Russian and Canadian air forces, to improve...

Vigilant Eagle 2013 cooperative air defence exercise begins

Northrop completes USAF 3DELRR system's capability demonstration

Northrop Grumman has successfully concluded a full-scale demonstration of its 3D expeditionary long-range radar (3DELRR) being developed for the US Air Force (USAF), at an undisclosed...

Northrop completes USAF 3DELRR system's capability demonstration

Boeing starts assembly of USAF's second KC-46A tanker aircraft

Boeing has started assembly of the US Air Force's (USAF) second KC-46A aerial refuelling tanker with loading of the aircraft's wing spar into an automated spar assembly tool...

Boeing starts assembly of USAF's second KC-46A tanker aircraft

USAF adds additional firms to $6.9bn NETCENTS-2 contract

The US Air Force (USAF) has added eight new companies to its Network Centric Solutions-2 (NETCENTS-2) contract worth up to $6.9bn, instead of reopening the bidding process or changing the terms...

USAF adds additional firms to $6.9bn NETCENTS-2 contract

Kaman to supply additional joint programmable fuses to USAF

Kaman's Aerospace segment has secured a contract modification for supply of additional joint programmable fuses (JPF) to the US Air Force...

Kaman to supply additional joint programmable fuses to USAF

Boeing hands over third C-17 aircraft to Indian Air Force

Boeing has handed over the third C-17 Globemaster III heavy-lift transport aircraft to the Indian Air Force (IAF), expanding IAF’s tactical airlifter...

Boeing hands over third C-17 aircraft to Indian Air Force

Lockheed orders F-35 carriage and release systems from Exelis

Exelis has received two low-rate initial production (LRIP) contracts for delivery of carriage and release systems for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF)...

Lockheed orders F-35 carriage and release systems from Exelis

Beechcraft's AT-6 aircraft completes first production flight test

Beechcraft has carried out the initial test flight of its first production AT-6 light attack aircraft at its facility in Wichita, Kansas,...

Beechcraft's AT-6 aircraft completes first production flight test

Nato's Ramstein Rover 2013 exercise to begin next month

Forward air controllers (FACs) from 20 Nato member countries will participate in an international air exercise, code-named Ramstein Rover 2013 (RARO13), at 22nd Air Base at Namest nad Oslavou...

Nato's Ramstein Rover 2013 exercise to begin next month

USAF contracts DynCorp for supply of installation services in Qatar

DynCorp International (DI) has been awarded a contract to supply installation services to the US Air Force (USAF) at Al Udeid Air Base in Doha, Qatar, as part of the Air Force Contract...

USAF contracts DynCorp for supply of installation services in Qatar

Pacific Avionics to support Brazilian UH-60 Black Hawk fleet

IMP Group subsidiary, Pacific Avionics & Instruments has secured a contract for supply of support services for the Brazilian Air Force's (FAB) UH-60 Black Hawk multi-role helicopter fleet....

Pacific Avionics to support Brazilian UH-60 Black Hawk fleet

US DoD reduces F-35 support cost estimate to less than $1tn

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has reduced its estimated cost for the operation and maintenance of F-35 joint strike fighter (JSF) fleet over the next 55 years by 22% to less than...

US DoD reduces F-35 support cost estimate to less than $1tn

Radiopribor to supply friend-or-foe transponders for Su-34 aircraft

Sukhoi has awarded a contract to Radiopribor for the supply of friend-or-foe transponders for integration into its Su-34 multi-role frontline bomber...

Radiopribor to supply friend-or-foe transponders for Su-34 aircraft