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Indian MMRCA Deal: Rafale Much Cheaper Than Typhoon; Govt Rules Out Review

NEW DELHI: It was the "substantially higher cost" of acquiring and operating the Eurofighter Typhoon that led to its ejection from the almost $20...

Pakistan Air Force Receives Final F-16 Aircraft from USA

One F-16 D Block 52 and two F-16 Block 15 MLU (Mid Life Upgrade) aircraft arrived today from USA at PAF Base Shahbaz. The arrival...

Eurofighter Better Than Rafale: Britain

Days after four-nation European consortium EADS including UK lost the bid for 126 fighter deal with India, Britain today took up the matter with...

India to Share MMRCA Deal Fighter Selection Experience with Brazil

In an unusual bilateral tie-up, India has agreed to share with Brazil some of its experiences of carrying out an open tender evaluation to...

F-35 May Fail to Meet Key South Korean Requirements

The United States Air Force (USAF) variant of Lockheed Martin’s F-35 will likely fail to meet two of the Korean Air Force’s key requirements...

Poland Requests F-16 Support and Additional Weapons Munitions

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Feb. 2 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Poland of F-16 support and munitions, as well...

F-35 problems force US to upgrade old fighter jets

The US Air Force plans to spend $2.8 billion to keep old combat aircraft in the air because of major delays with the new...

Boeing begins production of F/A-18E/F distributed target system

Boeing has announced that it has started production of the new Distributed Targeting System (DTS) for the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet strike fighter. DTS provides enhanced...

Thales Avionics Wins Big With Indian Selection of Rafale

Indian periodical The Hindu recently reported that France's Dassault Aviation won a $10 billion contract to supply India with 126 Rafale fighters under the...

Rafale Fighter Wins MMRCA Contract; India ‘Briefs’ Losing European Countries

First, the Americans, Russians and Swedes were ejected out of the hotly-contested race. And now, the Europeans too have been shot down in the...