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MoD: At Least 64 Fighter Jets Needed to Defend Finland

Finland's Ministry of Defence plans to send out invitations to tender for the purchase of 64 new fighter jets. The new jets will replace...

First Japanese-Built F-35B Lands at Misawa AB

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan: A Defense Contract Management Agency government flight representative landed the first Japanese-made F-35B on Misawa AB's runway, Nov. 2. Maj. Elijah...

UAE Will Upgrade Fleet of Mirage 2000-9 Fighter Aircraft

Today, during the Dubai Airshow, the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces have announced their intention to sign with Dassault Aviation a contract for the...

International Allies Receive F-35 Full Mission Simulators

Lockheed Martin recently delivered F-35 Full Mission Simulators (FMS) to the Israeli, Italian, Japanese and Norwegian Air Forces – the first-ever deliveries to international...

Receiving the First F-35 Lighting II Is A Major Milestone for Norway

On November 3rd, three Norwegian F-35 aircraft flew from Fort Worth, Texas and landed at Ørland Air Base, Norway. “Receiving the first three aircraft...

Chinese J-20 Fighters Ready to Carry Out Operations

The recent news of five Chinese J-20 fighter jets' training in formation aroused public attention. A Chinese military expert said that the ability to...

US approves $1 bln Qatar arms deal despite Gulf crisis

The United States government on Wednesday approved a $1.1 billion deal to service Qatar’s F-15 fighter jets despite the diplomatic stand-off between the Gulf...

Bahrain says it signed $3.8 bn deal for F-16 fighter jets

Bahrain on Tuesday announced it had signed a $3.8 billion deal with Lockheed Martin for 16 upgraded F-16 fighter jets. The Bahrain Defence Force signed...

Spanish Eurofighter crashes after national day parade, pilot dead

MADRID: A Spanish Eurofighter jet crashed on Thursday after taking part in a military display in Madrid for Spain's national day, killing its pilot,...

F-35 stealth fighter data stolen in Australia defence hack

The hackers used a tool called “China Chopper” which according to security experts is widely used by Chinese actors, and had gained access via...