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UK military personnel train on F-35 joint strike fighter

A small batch of UK military personnel are currently undergoing training in flying Lockheed Martin-built F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft at Eglin Air Force Base (AFB)...

UK military personnel train on F-35 joint strike fighter

USAF awards D-RAPCON contract to Raytheon

Raytheon has received a contract from the US Air Force (USAF) for the development and delivery of rapidly deployable air traffic control (ATC) systems for its global military operations,...

USAF awards D-RAPCON contract to Raytheon

UK RAF conducts first air-to-air refuelling flight of Voyager tanker

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) has conducted its first air-to-air refuelling (AAR) training flight with the A330 Voyager future strategic tanker aircraft (FSTA) at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire,...

UK RAF conducts first air-to-air refuelling flight of Voyager tanker

USAF set to receive first converted Marine UH-1N Huey in September

Engineers from the US Naval Air Systems Command's (NAVAIR) Fleet Readiness Center (FRC) East are currently converting the first of three Marine Corps' UH-1N Huey military utility helicopters...

USAF set to receive first converted Marine UH-1N Huey in September

US, Polish air forces conduct Aviation Detachment Rotation 13-2 exercise

US and Polish Air Force personnel are conducting a joint theatre security cooperation event, code-named Aviation Detachment Rotation 13-2 (Av-Det), in an effort to enhance operational...

US, Polish air forces conduct Aviation Detachment Rotation 13-2 exercise

USAF receives sixth wideband global SATCOM satellite from Boeing

The US Air Force's (USAF) sixth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS-6) military communications satellite has been transferred from Boeing’s El Segundo plant to the Shuttle Landing Facility at Kennedy...

USAF receives sixth wideband global SATCOM satellite from Boeing

USAF contracts CRA for innovative cyber technologies development

Charles River Analytics (CRA) has been awarded two contracts to develop innovative cyber capabilities for use by the US Air Force...

USAF contracts CRA for innovative cyber technologies development

Northrop's SABR radar completes auto target cueing capability demonstration

Northrop Grumman's Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR), which has been designed for the US Air Force's (USAF) F-16 Fighting Falcon combat avionics programmed extension suite (CAPES) upgrade...

Northrop's SABR radar completes auto target cueing capability demonstration

USAF set to conduct operational testing of Minuteman III missile

The US Air Force (USAF) is set to conduct an operational test launch of an unarmed LGM-30G Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on 21 May, from Vandenberg Air Force Base (AFB)...

USAF set to conduct operational testing of Minuteman III missile

Northrop test flights new B-2 satellite communication system prototype

Northrop Grumman has conducted end-to-end testing of a communication system designed to enable the US Air Force's (USAF) B-2 Spirit stealth bomber to operate with the advanced extremely...

Northrop test flights new B-2 satellite communication system prototype

Qatar and Oman request AN/AAQ-24(V) LAIRCM systems from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of two separate potential foreign military sales (FMS) of AN/AAQ-24(V) large aircraft infrared countermeasures...

Qatar and Oman request AN/AAQ-24(V) LAIRCM systems from US

USAF’s F-35A aircraft completes high angle of attack testing

The US Air Force (USAF) has successfully completed high angle of attack (AoA) testing of the F-35A Lightning II conventional take off and landing (CTOL) fighter aircraft at Edwards Air Force...

USAF’s F-35A aircraft completes high angle of attack testing

USAF launches fourth Boeing GPS IIF satellite

The US Air Force (USAF) has successfully launched the fourth Boeing-built global positioning system (GPS) block IIF satellite onboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral...

USAF launches fourth Boeing GPS IIF satellite

Northrop-built X-47B UCAS-D conducts first carrier-based catapult launch

The Northrop Grumman-built X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System demonstrator (UCAS-D) has successfully completed its first carrier-based catapult launch from the US Navy’s Nimitz-class super...

Northrop-built X-47B UCAS-D conducts first carrier-based catapult launch

USAF completes initial operational test and evaluation of JASSM-ER missile

The US Air Force (USAF) has successfully completed the initial operational test and evaluation (IOT&E) programme of Lockheed Martin-built joint air-to-surface standoff missile (JASSM-ER)...

USAF completes initial operational test and evaluation of JASSM-ER missile

Czech Republic proposes L-159 aircraft for Polish LIFT tender

The Czech Republic has submitted a proposal comprising L-159 aircraft for the Polish Air Force's lead-in fighter trainer (LIFT) aircraft tender, the country's Prime Minister Petr Necas has...

Czech Republic proposes L-159 aircraft for Polish LIFT tender

Lockheed orders Exelis' CWI subsystem for F-16 fighter aircraft

Lockheed Martin has awarded a contract to ITT Exelis to deliver its Continuous Wave Illuminator (CWI) subsystem for installation onboard the F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter...

Lockheed orders Exelis' CWI subsystem for F-16 fighter aircraft

Algerian Air Force validates A330 MRTT aircraft

The Algerian Air Force (AAF) has completed field trials of Airbus Military's A330 multirole tanker transport (MRTT) aircraft at Boufarik Air Force Base in Blida Province,...

Algerian Air Force validates A330 MRTT aircraft

TAI unveils Turkish TF-X fighter's preliminary conceptual designs

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) unveiled three conceptual designs for the national air force's TF-X fifth-generation jet fighter development programme during the recently concluded...

TAI unveils Turkish TF-X fighter's preliminary conceptual designs

USAF orders additional T-6 aircraft from Beechcraft Defense

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract to Beechcraft Defense for delivery of additional T-6A Texan II military training...

USAF orders additional T-6 aircraft from Beechcraft Defense

Lockheed, MDA flight test air-launched eMRBM target prototype

Lockheed Martin, in collaboration with the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA), has successfully carried out flight testing of the prototype air-launched extended medium-range ballistic missile...

Lockheed, MDA flight test air-launched eMRBM target prototype