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USAF to start new F-16 operational flight programme testing in 2014

The US Air Force (USAF) is planning to conduct developmental testing for the Block 40 and 50 model F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft's operational flight programme (OFP) at Eglin Air Force Base...

USAF to start new F-16 operational flight programme testing in 2014

Astrium launches UK MoD's fourth Skynet satellite

Astrium has successfully launched the UK Ministry of Defence's (MoD) Skynet 5D satellite system into orbit onboard an Ariane 5 ECA rocket from the Kourou Spaceport in French Guiana, South...

Astrium launches UK MoD's fourth Skynet satellite

USAF receives SENSE nanosatellites from Boeing

The US Air Force (USAF) has taken delivery of two Space Environmental NanoSat Experiment (SENSE) satellites from...

USAF receives SENSE nanosatellites from Boeing

Northrop orders Hartzell's Bantam Series propeller for Firebird OPV

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has selected Hartzell Propeller’s new Bantam series ASC-II composite propeller to power its Firebird optionally piloted vehicle...

Northrop orders Hartzell's Bantam Series propeller for Firebird OPV

Elbit wins Israeli Air Force's C-130H aircraft upgrade contract

The Israel Ministry of Defense (IMOD) has awarded a contract to Elbit Systems for modernisation of the Israeli Air Force's (IAF) C-130 Hercules transport aircraft...

Elbit wins Israeli Air Force's C-130H aircraft upgrade contract

Lockheed completes USAF AEHF-4 satellite's system module integration

Lockheed Martin has completed integration of a system module into the US Air Force's (USAF) fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) military communications satellite system, six...

Lockheed completes USAF AEHF-4 satellite's system module integration

Magellan completes horizontal tail assembly of first F-35A aircraft

Magellan Aerospace has completed horizontal tail assembly of the first F-35A Lightning II conventional take off and landing (CTOL) aircraft at its manufacturing facility in Winnipeg,...

Magellan completes horizontal tail assembly of first F-35A aircraft

Belarusian MoD orders Yak-130 trainers from Irkut

Irkut has signed a contract with the Belarusian Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the production and delivery of the Yakovlev Yak-130 advanced jet trainer...

Belarusian MoD orders Yak-130 trainers from Irkut

Brazilian Air Force contracts Denel to advance A-Darter missile production

Denel do Brazil has received a contract from the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) to prepare its Sao Jose dos Campos facility for large-scale production of the A-Darter short-range air-to-air...

Brazilian Air Force contracts Denel to advance A-Darter missile production

RAAF's F/A-18F Super Hornet fleet achieves final operational capability

The Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) F/A-18F Super Hornet aircraft fleet has achieved final operational capability (FOC), Australian defence minister Stephen Smith and defence materiel...

RAAF's F/A-18F Super Hornet fleet achieves final operational capability

Rockwell wins AFRL contract to complete TTNT waveform development

Rockwell Collins has received a contract modification from the US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to complete the production and qualification of the Tactical Targeting Network...

Rockwell wins AFRL contract to complete TTNT waveform development

Oman requests F-16 A/C weapon sale from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of F-16 A/C Fighting Falcon aircraft's weapon systems and associated equipment...

Oman requests F-16 A/C weapon sale from US

Swiss Air Force completes Gripen F demonstrator test flights

Swiss Air Force and federal defence procurement agency (Armasuisse) pilots have successfully completed flight tests of the new Saab-built Gripen F demonstrator aircraft at the company's facility...

Swiss Air Force completes Gripen F demonstrator test flights

Cassidian to supply mission planning system for German Typhoon jets

Cassidian has been awarded a contract for the delivery of a computer-based mission planning system for installation onto the German Air Force's (Luftwaffe) Eurofighter Typhoon fighter...

Cassidian to supply mission planning system for German Typhoon jets

MiG delivers three upgraded MiG-29 aircraft to Indian Air Force

MiG Corporation has handed over the first three upgraded MiG-29 fighter bomber aircraft under contract to the Indian Air Force...

MiG delivers three upgraded MiG-29 aircraft to Indian Air Force

GD to support USAF's joint worldwide intelligence communications system

The US Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency (AFISRA) has awarded a contract to General Dynamics (GD) Information Technology for supporting the Air Force Joint...

GD to support USAF's joint worldwide intelligence communications system

USAF orders LocataNet positioning system

Locata has received a contract from the US Air Force (USAF) for the installation of its ground-based LocataNet positioning system at White Sands Missile Range (WSMR) in New Mexico, US....

USAF orders LocataNet positioning system

USAF re-launches X-37B orbital test vehicle into orbit

The US Air Force (USAF) has re-launched the first Boeing-built X-37B orbital test vehicle (OTV-1) into lower Earth orbit onboard an Atlas V rocket from Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air...

USAF re-launches X-37B orbital test vehicle into orbit

Israel requests sale of JDAM tail kits from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale of joint direct attack munitions (JDAM) tail kits and associated parts to the...

Israel requests sale of JDAM tail kits from US

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

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