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GA-ASI completes maiden flight of Predator B ER with long wings

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) has completed the successful maiden flight of Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper extended range (ER) long wing on a test aircraft at its Gray Butte Flight...

GA-ASI completes maiden flight of Predator B ER with long wings

USAF selects ULA-Blue origin for rocket engine deal

The US Air Force (USAF) has selected United Launch Alliance (ULA) and Blue Origin to develop a new rocket propulsion system to power the Vulcan next-generation launch...

USAF selects ULA-Blue origin for rocket engine deal

Italian Air Force inducts first HH-101A helicopter into service

The Italian Air Force has inducted the first AgustaWestland-built HH-101A Caesar special operations helicopter into...

Italian Air Force inducts first HH-101A helicopter into service

Jordan requests $115.1m sale of F-16 engine repair and sustainment from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of the potential foreign military sale of an F-16 engine and sustainment programme to...

Jordan requests $115.1m sale of F-16 engine repair and sustainment from US

USAF's F-35A JSF deploys laser-guided weapons

The US Air Force's (USAF) F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) has deployed laser-guided weapons for the first time at the Utah Test and Training Range...

USAF's F-35A JSF deploys laser-guided weapons

Northrop flight tests SYERS-2 sensor onboard RQ-4 Global Hawk capabilities

Northrop Grumman has successfully flight tested the US Air Force's (USAF) legacy SYERS-2 intelligence gathering sensor onboard RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) at its facility...

Northrop flight tests SYERS-2 sensor onboard RQ-4 Global Hawk capabilities

Iraq requests $350m sale of King Air 350 sustainment package from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale of King Air 350 sustainment package to the Government of...

Iraq requests $350m sale of King Air 350 sustainment package from US

Rolls-Royce delivers first T56 Series 3.5 engine upgrade kit to USAF

The US Air Force (USAF) has received the first T56 Series 3.5 engine upgrade kits from Rolls-Royce for its C-130H transport...

Rolls-Royce delivers first T56 Series 3.5 engine upgrade kit to USAF

USAF unveils first rendering of B-21 long-range strike bomber

The US Air Force (USAF) has revealed the first rendering of the long-range strike bomber (LRS-B), designated the B-21, at the Air Force Association's Air Warfare Symposium in Orlando, Florida,...

USAF unveils first rendering of B-21 long-range strike bomber

Lockheed to provide support to integrate JASSM on Polish F-16C/D aircraft

Lockheed Martin has secured a contract to support the integration of the joint air-to-surface standoff missile (JASSM) with the Polish Air Force F-16C/D...

Lockheed to provide support to integrate JASSM on Polish F-16C/D aircraft

USAF conducts second test launch of unarmed Minuteman III ballistic missile

The US Air Force (USAF) Global Strike Command Airmen tested an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from Vandenberg Air Force Base (AFB), California, on 25...

USAF conducts second test launch of unarmed Minuteman III ballistic missile

Dutch F-35 aircraft to undergo environmental compatibility trials

The Royal Netherlands Air Force's (RNLAF) F-35A Lightning II aircraft is set to undertake environmental compatibility trials in May or June this...

Dutch F-35 aircraft to undergo environmental compatibility trials

US, Australia and UK conclude Exercise Red Flag 16-1

The US Air Force (USAF), the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) have completed a national air-to-air combat training exercise, code-named Red Flag 16-1, at...

US, Australia and UK conclude Exercise Red Flag 16-1

UAE requests $225m sale of AN/AAQ-24(V) LAIRCM systems from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale of AN/AAQ-24(V) large aircraft infrared countermeasures (LAIRCM) systems to the...

UAE requests $225m sale of AN/AAQ-24(V) LAIRCM systems from US

Lockheed delivers 200th EOTS for F-35 Lightning II programme

Lockheed Martin has delivered the final electro-optical targeting system (EOTS) for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF)...

Lockheed delivers 200th EOTS for F-35 Lightning II programme

Finmeccanica commences final assembly of Poland's M-346 aircraft

Finmeccanica has commenced the final assembly of the Polish Air Force's first two Aermacchi M-346 advanced / lead-in fighter trainer aircraft at its Aircraft Division facility in...

Finmeccanica commences final assembly of Poland's M-346 aircraft

Kratos to supply subscale aerial target production aircraft for USAF

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' wholly owned subsidiary Composite Engineering has secured a contract to supply additional air force subscale aerial target (AFSAT) production target...

Kratos to supply subscale aerial target production aircraft for USAF

USAF commences annual AFRC exercise Patriot Sands

The US Air Force (USAF) has commenced a five-day training exercise, code-named Patriot Sands, at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia,...

USAF commences annual AFRC exercise Patriot Sands

Romania to acquire F-16 fighter jets

The Romanian Ministry of Defence has reportedly unveiled plans to place a purchase order for F-16 Fighting Falcon multi-role fighter...

Romania to acquire F-16 fighter jets

China deploys fighter jets to South China Sea

China has reportedly deployed fighter jets to Woody Island in the South China Sea, US Pacific Command spokesman Darryn James has...

China deploys fighter jets to South China Sea

USAF deploys KC-135 Stratotankers to support French combat operations in Mali

The US Air Force (USAF) has deployed KC-135 Stratotankers to French Air Base to support combat operations in Mali and North Africa as part of Operation Juniper...

USAF deploys KC-135 Stratotankers to support French combat operations in Mali