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...

F/A-22 Required For Deep Strike against Enemy Threats

US Air Force, WASHINGTON --- Maintaining deep-strike capability is critical to future war fighting operations.   In a March 3 testimony before the House Armed...

Romania signs accord on providing airbases for US

BUCHAREST: The Romanian defence ministry said Wednesday it had signed an accord with American defence manufacturer Northrop Grumman as part of plans for a...