Egyptian Mig-29 Fighter Jets to Carry Cutting-Edge IRST, EW System

The Mikoyan MiG-29 (NATO reporting name: Fulcrum) fighter jets to be exported to Egypt will be fitted out with advanced infrared search-and-track (IRST) stations...

U.S. Air Force to begin fighter-mounted laser testing this summer

The U.S. Air Force will this summer begin testing a laser that will be mounted on an F-15 warplane, an official said Monday. The Pentagon...

Battlefield Airmen integrate with F-35, improve air ground dominance

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska: During the F-35 Lightning II’s pre-Initial Operational Test and Evaluation, Airmen from the 3rd Air Support Operations Squadron had...

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...

Sikorsky Unveils S-97 Raider Helicopter

Sikorsky Aircraft today unveiled the first of two S-97 Raider helicopter prototypes, signaling the start of activities in the program's test flight phase and...

France Offers Mirage F1 Fighters to Iraq

As Iraq continues to rebuild its Air Force, one glaring hole in its capabilities is the lack of combat aircraft. With U.S. forces set...

Israel to get 3 more F-35 fighter jets on Sunday, army

Israel is to take delivery of three more F-35 stealth fighters from the United States on Sunday, adding to two that arrived in December,...

Russia’s Strategic Bomber PAK DA May Take off Earlier than Expected

Work on the PAK DA strategic bomber is coming along at a good pace, according to the Chief of the Russian Air and Space...

C-17s deliver largest OEF fuel resupply

Afghanistan: Three C-17 Globemaster IIIs carrying 120 bundles dropped the largest resupply of fuel ever to a remote military outpost in Afghanistan. Throughout the span...

Aurora Excalibur UAS Makes First Flight

Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation (Aurora) announced today that it has successfully completed the first flight of the Excalibur Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS). The vertical...