India, Russia to finalise $600 mn fighter deal

Press Trust of India, India is expected to finalise a $600 million deal for swapping 18 Su-30K and Su-30MK fighters with the latest version...

Herc 2020 Launched For E and H model C-130 Hercules (C-130) Transport Aircraft

L-3 Communications, DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: L-3 Communications announced today that its SPAR Aerospace Limited (L-3 SPAR) subsidiary, at the Dubai Air Show, has...

Air Force Leader Talks About Future of ISR

Air Force leadership reinforced the critical nature and future of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions April 26 to a group of civic and industry...

Modified X-51A Waverider ready for next hypersonic test

Air Force engineers currently plan to fly the second X-51A Waverider hypersonic flight test demonstrator as early as March 22, program officials said March...

Boeing Receives Third C-130 for Avionics Modernization

Boeing Company, ST. LOUIS: The Boeing Company yesterday inducted the third U.S. Air Force C-130 into the Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) at company facilities...

MOD Police Try Out UAV

UK Ministry of Defence, In recent years Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) have been used in a number of high profile military deployments in Afghanistan...

Pilot Dies After U-2 Dragon Lady Crashes in Southwest Asia

US Air Force, SOUTHWEST ASIA: The pilot of an Air Force U-2 Dragon Lady died when his plane crashed at a forward-deployed location here...

RAF Merlins Prove Masters On African Adventures

UK Ministry of Defence, Merlin helicopters from the RAF Benson-based 28 Squadron have been put to the test in the blazing heat of the...

KC-135 Upgrades to Keep Aircraft Flying for Decades

The 1950s-era KC-135 Stratotankers are slated starting next year to be souped-up with upgraded engines that will extend the nation's global reach for another...

New Helicopter Will Sustain UK Jobs and Improve Front Line Support

UK Ministry of Defence, New logistic support arrangements for the MoD's fleet of Merlin helicopters will increase the numbers of aircraft available to the...