The South African Air Force owns a number of air force bases across...
- Exploring the air bases of the South African Air Force
- The ten most expensive military aircraft ever built
- Sikorsky to offer CH-53K helicopter for German Air Force competition
- Advanced military helicopters: how function dictates capability
- UK MOD awards contract to Rubb for delivery of quick deployable hangars
France orders additional H225M military transport helicopter
The French Air Force is set to receive an additional H225M long-range tactical transport military helicopter from Airbus.
Exploring the air bases of the South African Air Force
The South African Air Force owns a number of air force bases across the country, which provide key aerial services including military transport, maritime exercises, search and rescue, and combat training.
H160M Guepard Joint Light Helicopter
The H160M Guepard is a new medium-lift helicopter being developed by Airbus Helicopters for the French Armed Forces, under the Joint Light Helicopter (Hélicoptère Interarmées Léger - HIL) programme.
SNC wins USAF contract to develop DVES for HH-60G aircraft
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has secured a contract from the US Air Force (USAF) to provide the Degraded Visual Environment System (DVES) for HH-60G aircraft.
HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter (CRH)
The HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter (CRH) is being developed by Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation in co-operation with Lockheed Martin for the US Air Force’s (USAF) CRH programme.
The ten most expensive military aircraft ever built
An increase in the demand for state-of-the-art aircraft capabilities has caused costs to rise for military aircraft, resulting in cancelled projects and production cuts. From Northrop Grumman’s B-2 Spirit to Chengdu’s J-20 Black Eagle and Air Force One, Airforce-Technology.com lists the world’s ten most expensive military aircraft to have ever been built.
May’s top news stories
The US approved a potential $3bn sale of 24 Boeing AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to Qatar, and the US Air Force conducted a test-launch of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Airforce-Technology.com wraps up key headlines from May 2019.
Sikorsky to offer CH-53K helicopter for German Air Force competition
Sikorsky, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, has announced it will make a proposal to offer its CH-53K King Stallion heavy lift helicopter to the German Air Force, in response to a competition call.
AW101 (EH101) Merlin / Cormorant Utility Helicopter
AW101 (EH101) military utility medium lift helicopter is manufactured by AgustaWestland (formerly EH Industries), a joint venture company formed by Agusta of Italy and the British company GKN. AgustaWestland is now wholly owned by Finmeccanica.
Sikorsky performs maiden flight of HH-60W combat rescue helicopter
Lockheed Martin Company Sikorsky has completed the maiden flight of the HH-60W combat rescue helicopter being developed for the US Air Force (USAF).
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