Airbus Delivers Latest Standard Eurofighter to Spanish Air Force

Airbus Defence and Space has delivered to the Spanish Air Force the first two Eurofighter Typhoons to be produced in the latest configuration with...
Eurofighter Storm Shadow

BAE Details Eurofighter Typhoon Offer for Belgium

Typhoon provides air-to-air superiority which is unmatched by any other available aircraft, and has well-defined and combat-proven air-to-surface capabilities which will continue to evolve...

US to drop curbs on drone tech to boost arms sales

The United States dropped some restrictions Thursday on sales of its advanced drones in order to reinforce the armies of its allies and compete...
GE ceramic-matrix composite (CMC)

GE Tests Rotating Ceramic Composite Material for Fighter Jet Engine

GE Aviation successfully tested the world’s first non-static set of light-weight, ceramic matrix composite (CMC) parts by running rotating low-pressure turbine blades in a...

First F-35 for Australia Takes Shape In Fort Worth

Lockheed Martin and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) celebrated the beginnings of the first F-35 Lightning II for Australia yesterday. The aircraft, designated...

Bringing Back Counter-Insurgency: AT-6B vs. A-29B

In the next few months the U.S. Air Force will have to pick the winner of the Light Attack Armed Reconnaissance Aircraft (LAAR) competition....

Russian Military to Receive First Il-476 Transport Plane in 2014

The Russian Armed Forces will start receiving Il-476 heavy transport planes in 2014, the Defense Ministry said. The Il-476 is a significantly modernized version of...
Russian Sukhoi Su-34

Russia Arms Su-34 Bombers with Air-to-Air Missiles

LATAKIA, Syria: Russia’s Sukhoi Su-34 fighter-bombers (NATO reporting name: Fullback) have for the first time taken, in addition to bombs, short-and medium-range air-to-air missiles...

China’s Y-20 Transport Aircraft and J-31 Fighter Jet to Debut At Air Show

The Aviation Industry Corp. of China (AVIC) will promote its new generation aircraft at China's upcoming aerospace trade show, the aircraft manufacturer said Thursday. The...
France Rafale Fighter Jet

India needs more than Rafale jets to match China: experts

India may have just spent billions of dollars on hi-tech French fighter jets, but experts say it needs to do a lot more if...