• Hypersonic weapons: can anyone stop them?

    In August the US Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin a $480million contract to develop a second hypersonic weapon prototype – the Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) – following a previous,...

  • June’s top news stories

    Bahraini Air Force to buy 16 F-16 Block 70 jets from US for $1.12bn, USAF awarded $928m contract to develop HCSW hypersonic missile, and UK’s first F-35B fighter jets arrived...

  • Inside NATO’s Joint Air Power Strategy

    On 15 February, NATO Defence Ministers formally approved a joint air power strategy, marking the latest development in work that began during the 2014 Wales Summit, to give air defence...

  • Global Defence Technology: Issue 84

    In this issue: Technology for safer and more sustainable bases, the future of driverless technology in military vehicles, innovtive UAV designs, the US Air Force's jet-mounted laser weapons, BAE System's...

  • November’s top news stories

    Raytheon has been contracted to support Australia’s air defence project worth $1.53bn, IAF completed flight tests of smart anti-airfield weapon. Airforce-technology.com wraps-up the key headlines from November 2017.