All articles by Hemanth Kumar

Hemanth Kumar

Boeing begins construction of new advanced coatings centre

The 47,500ft² facility will be operated by Boeing’s Phantom Works division.

Sukhoi Su-57 – A significant boost to Russian air combat capabilities

The Sukhoi Su-57 is a stealth-capable multi-role fifth-generation fighter jet being developed for the Russian Air Force. Airforce Technology details the key features of Su-57 that make it a force multiplier for the Russian armed forces.

Top sixth-generation fighter jets

The major air forces in the world are developing or looking to procure next-generation fighter aircraft that will serve them for years to come, providing superiority in air combat domain. With the emergence and increasing use of digital and innovative technologies, countries are looking for next-level fighter jet capabilities.

USAF, US Navy and industry discuss physiological sensors development

The US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has hosted an industry day to brief industry about the need for sensors to reduce physiological episodes in pilots.

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US Air Force KC-46 Pegasus completes maiden global circumnavigation

The US Air Force’s (USAF) KC-46 Pegasus aerial refuelling and transport aircraft has completed the first flight around the world last month in a seven-leg trip.

US Air Force’s Hill base receives final F-35 Lightning II fighter

The US Air Force’s (USAF) Hill Air Force Base (AFB) in Utah has received its final F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft.

Embraer and Brazil to study development of light transport aircraft

Embraer and the Brazilian Air Force have agreed to jointly study the development of a new light military transport aircraft.

RAAF pilots undergo F-35 multi-ship simulated training

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has put in place a system to allow F-35 pilots to engage in multi-ship training missions using simulation technology.

Leonardo demos radar sensing concept for Tempest fighter

Leonardo UK has demonstrated a new radar sensing technology for the UK’s Tempest next-generation fighter aircraft programme.