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China's Y-20 Transport Aircraft

China’s Homegrown Transport Plane Y-20 Conducts 1st Airdrop Drills

A screen shot shows the mysterious aircraft featured in a nine-second video by Aviation Industry Corporation on Tuesday. China's largest domestically-developed transport aircraft, the...
Airbus BelugaXL

First Beluga XL Transporter Rolls Off Assembly Line

The first structurally complete airframe for the new BelugaXL rolled out from its assembly hangar in Toulouse, France this month. Once operational, a fleet...

US expands northern Syria airfield for huge cargo plane

The United States has expanded a runway at a northern Syria air base to accommodate the large C-17 military plane needed to help with...

Rockwell Collins To Upgrade Pakistan Air Force C-130

Rockwell Collins’ Flight2™ avionics system has been selected by the Pakistan Air Force through the Foreign Military Sales Office, Warner Robins, Georgia, for the...

India to Acquire At Least 60 Airbus C-295 Transport Aircraft

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is set to begin contract negotiations for acquiring 56 Airbus C-295 transport aircraft as replacements for its ageing Avro...

Il-76MD-90A’s First Flying Prototype Arrives at Zhukovsky for Trials

ULYANOVSK, Russia: The first flying prototype of the Ilyushin Il-76MD-90A airlifter has passed the initial phase of its factory tests with the Aviastar-SP airframer...

USAF C-5Ms deliver Army helicopters to Europe

A contingent of Army AH-64 Apache helicopters, delivered by two Air Mobility Command C-5M Super Galaxies, arrived here Feb. 22 in support of Operation...

Allies Join Multinational Fleet of Tanker-Transport Aircraft

NATO has taken another important step forward to improve its ability to refuel aircraft in mid-air, with three Allies looking to join a European...

China to Develop Airborne Early Warning and Control Variant from Y-20 Transport

The PLA Air Force dispatched various types of military aircraft for far-sea training in the Pacific Ocean twice in September, 2016. In addition to...

Germany and France to share military facilities, aircraft

Germany and France announced plans Tuesday to share an air base and transport planes as part of a military shake-up in the wake of...