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Saudi Arabia to purchase 84 F-15SA, upgrade current F-15 fleet

Saudi Arabia to purchase 84 F-15SA, upgrade current F-15 fleet

Air Force officials announced the next chapter in a partnership with the Royal Saudi Air Force as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia recently signed a $29.4 billion Foreign Military Sales Letter of Offer and Acceptance solidifying their plans to purchase […]


U.S. to Sell F-15 Fighters to Saudi Arabia

U.S. to Sell F-15 Fighters to Saudi Arabia

The United States will sell 84 new F-15 fighter jets and upgrades for 70 existing aircraft to Saudi Arabia under a nearly $29.4 billion agreement, U.S. officials announced today. During a joint State Department and Defense Department briefing today, James […]


MIG 35 – AIR SHOW

MIG 35 – AIR SHOW

Japan Selects Lockheed Martin F-35 JSF Lightning II

Japan Selects Lockheed Martin F-35 JSF Lightning II

The Japan Ministry of Defense has announced its selection of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II as the Japan Air Self Defense Force’s (JASDF) next generation fighter aircraft, following the F-X competitive bid process. The F-35A conventional takeoff and landing […]


Japan selects F-35 as new fighter jet

Japan selects F-35 as new fighter jet

Japan on Tuesday chose the US-built F-35 stealth jet for its next-generation mainstay fighter, as North Korea provided a timely reminder of the region’s potential for instability. In a deal estimated to be worth more than $4 billion, Japan plumped […]


Buying the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Caucus

Buying the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Caucus

It’s the steal of the century: For the price of buying a condo in Washington, DC, you can support the political campaigns of Members of Congress who support your trillion-dollar program. Talk about return on investment! On November 9, Reps. […]


India to Buy 42 ‘Upgraded’ Sukhoi SU-30 MKIs

India to Buy 42 ‘Upgraded’ Sukhoi SU-30 MKIs

After negotiating for more than a year, India has firmed up an order with Russia for the purchase of 42 upgraded Sukhoi-30 MKI aircraft to strengthen its aging fleet. An agreement confirming this purchase will be signed during Prime Minister […]


Lockheed Martin Rolls Out Final F-22 Raptor

Lockheed Martin Rolls Out Final F-22 Raptor

The final Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor rolled off the assembly line here today and was commemorated with a ceremony recognizing contributions from thousands of people associated with the design and construction of the Raptor fleet. This F-22 Raptor (Lockheed Martin […]


French PM ‘confident’ of Brazil fighter jet deal

French PM ‘confident’ of Brazil fighter jet deal

French Prime Minister Francois Fillon said Wednesday he was confident of selling Rafale fighter jets to Brazil and could beat off rival bids because the aircraft’s technology cannot be matched. The Rafale is competing against US aviation giant Boeing’s F/A-18 […]


 
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