Air combat and the aircraft, weapons and equipment pilots use to pursue air...
Saab’s Gripen E conducts test flight with Meteor missile
Saab’s Gripen E multirole fighter aircraft has successfully completed a test flight with the Meteor active radar-guided beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM).
HAL HTT 40 trainer begins spin testing phase of aircraft development
India-based Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has successfully commenced the spin testing phase of its Hindustan Turbo Trainer 40 (HTT 40) basic training aircraft.
RAAF and USAF aircraft conduct refuelling trials for interoperability
The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) is set to complete standard procedures for refuelling trials between its KC-30A multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) and the US Air Force’s (USAF) F-22 Raptor aircraft.
Iran begins new production line for locally built Kowsar fighter jets
Iran has reportedly inaugurated a new production line for the indigenously developed Kowsar fighter jet.
Live and virtual environments shape the future air combat training
Air combat and the aircraft, weapons and equipment pilots use to pursue air superiority are changing rapidly. Accordingly, the methods and tools armed forces use to train pilots need to keep pace with the technology and a step ahead of enemies. The recent Farnborough Airshow showcased various components of the holistic approach making this happen, from training schools through simulation to making in-combat training more realistic.
Saab receives FMV order for Gripen C/D technical support
The Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) has placed an order with Saab to deliver technical support for the Gripen C/D multi-role fighter aircraft.
South Korean Air Force set to receive first Airbus A330 MRTT
The South Korean Air Force is reportedly ready to take delivery of its first Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT).
RAF Typhoons to monitor suspected Russian jets near UK airspace
The Royal Air Force (RAF) has reportedly deployed Eurofighter Typhoon multirole combat jets to intercept suspected Russian jets, the UK Ministry of Defence said in a statement.
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