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Egypt fighter jet crashes during exercise, pilot killed

An Egyptian fighter jet crashed during exercises on Tuesday, killing its pilot, the armed forces said. “During an armed forces exercise on January 14, 2020,...

Sikorsky and Rheinmetall Submit Proposal for Germany’s New Heavy Lift Helicopter

Sikorsky and Rheinmetall representing the German industry team, submitted the bid for the production and operation of the Sikorsky CH-53K “King Stallion" as the...

Lockheed Martin To Deliver 50 C-130Js to U.S. Government

Multiyear III provides C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for U.S. Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard Lockheed Martin will deliver 50 C-130J Super Hercules to the...
LCA Tejas Fighter Jet

India to acquire 200 fighter jets for Indian Air Force: Defence secretary

The government is in the process of acquiring around 200 aircraft to cope with the depleting aerial inventories of the Indian Air Force, defence...

Russia Developing Anti-Drone Weapons

The Russian defense industry is working on several models of anti-drone weapons to improve the military's protection. In a report on January 14, 2020, Air...
LCA Tejas Fighter Jet

The Developmental Naval LCA Achieves Major Technological Milestone

The developmental LCA (N) MK1 achieved an important milestone on 11 Jan 20 with the successful arrested landing on board the naval aircraft carrier...

Finland Begins Testing Replacements for Dated F-18 Hornet Fleet

Finland's Air force began testing candidate aircraft vying to replace the Air Force's aging fleet of fighter jets on Thursday, as the government weighs...

Singapore Requests F-35B Short Take-Off and Vertical Landing (STOVL) fighter jet

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Singapore of up to twelve (12) F-35B Short Take-Off and...
F-35A Lightning II Fighter Jet

Swiss Issue Second RFP for Air2030 New Fighter Jet Competition

BERN: The second request for proposal for new fighter aircraft and new extended-range ground-based air defence systems has been issued to the government authorities...

New Space Force Chief sworn in at White House

Vice President Mike Pence formally swore in Gen. John "Jay" Raymond as the new Chief of Space Operations Tuesday at the White House, a...