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RNLAF employs Eurocontrol MUAC's air traffic control system

The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) has started using Eurocontrol's Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) air traffic control system at the Nieuw Milligen Air Operations Control...

RNLAF employs Eurocontrol MUAC's air traffic control system

German Air Force's HADR modernisation programme moves ahead

The German Air Force's Hughes Air Defense Radars modernisation programme has moved ahead with the completion of site acceptance testing by Saab...

German Air Force's HADR modernisation programme moves ahead

Qatar Emiri Air Force receives fourth C-17 aircraft from Boeing

Boeing has handed over the fourth C-17A Globemaster III heavy-lift transport aircraft under contract to the Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) at its assembly facility in Long Beach, California,...

Qatar Emiri Air Force receives fourth C-17 aircraft from Boeing

North Korea launches long-range missile

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DRPK) has launched its three-stage rocket, Kwangmyongsong-3, from the Sohae Space Centre in Cholsan County, northwest North Korea, amidst...

North Korea launches long-range missile

Rolls-Royce and USAF complete flight testing of upgraded T56 engine

The US Air Force (USAF) and Rolls-Royce have successfully completed test flights of the T56 Series 3.5 engine enhancement on the C-130H test aircraft, designed to lower fuel usage and...

Rolls-Royce and USAF complete flight testing of upgraded T56 engine

Airbus Military completes F&R flight testing of A400M aircraft

The Airbus Military-built A400M military transport aircraft has successfully completed a function and reliability (F&R) flight-testing programme, marking a step forward towards achieving...

Airbus Military completes F&R flight testing of A400M aircraft

SAIC to support AFRL Blue Devil programme

The US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has awarded a prime contract to Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) to provide Blue Devil Block 1 Outside the Continental US...

SAIC to support AFRL Blue Devil programme

Swiss Armasuisse receives Centaur OPA system from Aurora

Aurora Flight Sciences has handed over the first production Centaur optionally-piloted aircraft (OPA) system to the Swiss federal defence procurement agency,...

Swiss Armasuisse receives Centaur OPA system from Aurora

DigitalGlobe to upgrade USAF's Eagle Vision systems

DigitalGlobe has been awarded a contract to upgrade data capturing capabilities of the US Air Force's (USAF) Eagle Vision mobile ground station...

DigitalGlobe to upgrade USAF's Eagle Vision systems

IAF combat aircraft to receive mid-air refuelling capability

The Indian Air Force’s (IAF) entire range of combat aircraft and helicopters will soon receive an operational boost with new mid-air refuelling capability, the IAF vice chief and air marshal...

IAF combat aircraft to receive mid-air refuelling capability

SFC Energy to qualify 50W fuel cell generator for USAF

SFC Energy has been awarded a contract to mature its new, portable 50W Jenny fuel cell power generator to production readiness for the US Air Force...

SFC Energy to qualify 50W fuel cell generator for USAF

CAE to deliver aircraft simulators for ADF and RNZAF

CAE has been awarded contracts to address training requirements of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the Royal New Zealand Air Force...

CAE to deliver aircraft simulators for ADF and RNZAF

Japan readies to strike down North Korean missile launch

The Japanese military has received orders to strike down the planned launch of a long-range missile by North Korea, if it is deemed to threaten Japan's national...

Japan readies to strike down North Korean missile launch

Airbus Military delivers RAAF’s fifth A330 MRTT aircraft

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) is to take delivery of the fifth and last A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) aircraft from Airbus...

Airbus Military delivers RAAF’s fifth A330 MRTT aircraft

Royal Malaysian Air Force receives first two EC725 helicopters

Eurocopter has handed over two EC725 Super Cougar helicopters to the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) in Kuala Lumpur,...

Royal Malaysian Air Force receives first two EC725 helicopters

Russian Air Force begins state acceptance trials of Iskatel system

The Russian Air Force (RuAF) is conducting state acceptance trials of the new Popov Omsk Radio Factory-built Iskatel lightweight unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)...

Russian Air Force begins state acceptance trials of Iskatel system

Finnish Air Force's F-18C/D aircraft set for JASSM integration

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a foreign military sale (FMS) contract to Lockheed Martin to support installation of the joint air-to-surface standoff missile (JASSM) onto the Finnish...

Finnish Air Force's F-18C/D aircraft set for JASSM integration

Boeing introduces new projection technology for constant resolution visual system

Boeing has unveiled an enhanced projection technology for its Constant Resolution Visual System (CRVS) at the 2012 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference...

Boeing introduces new projection technology for constant resolution visual system

Nato approves Patriot missile deployment in Turkey

Nato foreign affairs ministers approved the deployment of the Patriot surface-to-air missile (SAM) systems along Turkey's south-eastern border to counter increasing airstrikes by Syria, at...

Nato approves Patriot missile deployment in Turkey

US DoD signs F-35 LRIP-5 agreement with Lockheed

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has signed an agreement with Lockheed Martin for the production and delivery of additional 32 F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft,...

US DoD signs F-35 LRIP-5 agreement with Lockheed

Singapore and Indonesia complete Elang Indopura 2012

The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) and Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU) personnel have completed a joint training exercise, code-named Elang Indopura 2012, at Ngurah Rai Air Base in...

Singapore and Indonesia complete Elang Indopura 2012