Eurofighter Will Be Natural Bridge to European FCAS

Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH CEO, Volker Paltzo, confirmed that an enhanced Eurofighter Typhoon would form a core part of any European future combat air system...

Mission Completed: Swedish Gripen Back from Libya

After 650 missions, almost 2,000 flight hours and more than 150,000 reconnaissance photos, the five Gripen fighters that took part in the NATO-led UN...

Threat from on high: race on to bolster drone defences

From hand-held copters that zoom around the living room to high-speed craft offering the sensation of flying over the countryside, drones have won over...

F-35 Out as Germany Weighs Tornado Replacement Options

As Germany continues to consider options for replacing its old Tornado jet fighters, the head of the German Luftwaffe will literally be fired if...

China Upgrades Airspace Defense in West to Counter Threat from India

China is upgrading its Western Theater Command in order to confront any threat from India, a Chinese military specialist said after photographs of a...
J-20 stealth fighter

China’s J-20 Stealth Jets Conduct First Over-the-Sea Combat Training

China's J-20 stealth fighter jets have begun their first-ever combat training over the ocean, a spokesperson confirmed Wednesday. "It will help the air force...

China’s Z-19E Armed Helicopter Completes Firing Tests

China's domestic Z-19E armed helicopter has completed firing flight tests, its developer the state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) said Wednesday. "The Z-19E...

China to Unveil Flying Wing Bomber Aircraft

China is likely to soon unveil one of its most anticipated weapons — a new-generation long-range bomber, aviation industry observers said amid disclosure of...

Air Force refines force presentation, generation

Air Force officials have been working for more than two years to develop a more consistent force presentation model for the Air Expeditionary Force...

New Russian MiG-41 Interceptor Will Be Able to Operate In Space

The cutting-edge interceptor aircraft, which has been under development for several years, will be able to reach space and even potentially operate without a...