Malaysia to decide soon on US fighter jet purchase: deputy PM

AFP, KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will decide soon whether to buy Boeing fighter jets from the United States as it continues a military modernisation program,...

India test-fires two anti-aircraft Sky missiles

AFP, BHUBANESWAR: India on Monday twice test-fired medium range surface-to-air anti-aircraft missiles within two minutes of each other from a site in the eastern...

Singapore formally joins F35 stealth fighter program

AFP, SINGAPORE: Singapore has formally joined the US-led Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program, making it the first Asian nation to take part in the...

Stinger missiles deployed in Taipei: report

AFP, TAIPEI: Taiwanese authorities have quietly deployed mobile anti-aircraft missile systems in the capital Taipei, according to newspaper reports on Monday, as police stepped...

Indian Air Force displays firepower

PTI, Control of air at a time and place of choosing is essential for unleasing the full potential of the armed forces against all...

Bell Helicopter Textron unveiling new helicopter

AP, DALLAS: Bell Helicopter Textron planned Sunday to unveil its first new helicopter in nearly six years. The Bell 210, quietly developed over the past...

Danish fighter jets could patrol the Baltic countries

AFP, COPENHAGEN: Denmark is contemplating sending four F-16 fighter jets to patrol Lithuania, Latvia or Estonia next month when the Baltic nations are set...

British Hawk jets deal could be grounded by India accounts glitch: report

AFP, NEW DELHI: An accounting "oversight" could result in a multi-billion-dollar plan by India to purchase 66 Hawk Advanced Jet Trainers from British Aerospace...

Lockheed sees 70-75 deliveries of F-16s in next 2 years

AP, WASHINGTON - Lockheed Martin Corp. expects to deliver 70 to 75 F-16 fighter aircraft over the next two years, according to its annual...