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Sukhoi Tests New Radar Array for 5th-Generation Fighter

Sukhoi Tests New Radar Array for 5th-Generation Fighter

Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft maker has started tests of a new onboard radar system for its 5th generation T-50 fighter jet, the company said on Wednesday. The new X-band active phased array radar has been installed on the third prototype of […]


Sukhoi Continues Tests of Su-35 Fighter Jet

Sukhoi Continues Tests of Su-35 Fighter Jet

Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft company is carrying out state acceptance trials of its Su-35 advanced fighter jet at the Russian Air Force’s flight test center, the company said on Wednesday. The aircraft has already undertaken more than 650 flights as part […]


South Korea Selects BAE Systems to Perform F-16 Avionics Upgrades

South Korea Selects BAE Systems to Perform F-16 Avionics Upgrades

The Republic of Korea has selected BAE Systems to upgrade the avionics and electronic systems for its fleet of F-16 aircraft. The Korean Government will deliver a Letter of Request (LOR) for BAE Systems’ U.S.-based Support Solutions business to be […]


Syria warplanes pound Aleppo as ground assault looms

Syria warplanes pound Aleppo as ground assault looms

Syrian regime warplanes pounded rebel positions in second city Aleppo on Sunday ahead of a threatened ground assault by more than 20,000 troops assembled around the commercial capital. Iran appealed for help from governments with ties to the Syrian opposition […]


Air Force assures F-22 readiness following extensive testing

Air Force assures F-22 readiness following extensive testing

Following months of life support systems components testing in the F-22 Raptor, officials have “determined with confidence” the source of previously unexplained physiological incidents, the director of operations for the Air Force’s Air Combat Command said July 31 at a […]


F-22 Raptors Deploy To Kadena

F-22 Raptors Deploy To Kadena

F-22A Raptors from the 1st Fighter Wing, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., deployed to Kadena Air Base, Japan, and arrived July 28 local time. Pacific Air Forces Theater Security Package deployments to the Asia-Pacific region signify a continued commitment to regional […]


Lockheed Completes JASSM F-15E Integration with Successful All-Up Round Flight Test

Lockheed Completes JASSM F-15E Integration with Successful All-Up Round Flight Test

Lockheed Martin’s Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) recently completed F-15E platform integration with a successful all-up round (AUR) flight test at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The successful AUR test marked the first time JASSM, or any missile, has been […]


F-22 Hypoxia: Some Questions Remain Unanswered

F-22 Hypoxia: Some Questions Remain Unanswered

The Pentagon said this week that it has found the cause of health problems that are plaguing pilots of the F-22 stealth fighter jet and compromising their ability to fly. According to the Department of Defense, the mystery can be […]


‘Super-JAS’ Costlier Than Expected: Report

‘Super-JAS’ Costlier Than Expected: Report

The Swedish Armed Forces will have to cut back on billions of kronor by next year if they want to afford putting the new super jet JAS Gripen into production, according to a report by national broadcaster Sveriges Radio (SR). […]


 
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