Iraq May Buy JF-17 Jets from Pakistan for $600M

September 27, 2021 @ 11:51 AM

Iraq is planning to acquire a dozen JF-17 fighter aircraft from Pakistan and has reportedly set aside $600 million for the procurement, as per local media reports. Unconfirmed reports claimed that a delegation from Iraqs Ministry of Defense recently visited Pakistan, while a formal agreement is expected to be signed in...

Airshow China to Display New Drones, J-16D EW Aircraft

September 27, 2021 @ 08:10 AM

New Drones- including WZ-7 and WZ-8 high-altitude drones besides the JARI-USV maritime attack drone will be displayed at the Airshow China at Zhuhai starting September 28. The WZ-7, built to be deployed in missions that require extended endurance like border reconnaissance and maritime patrol, is making its debut at the show

U.S.A.F. Awards Rolls-Royce $2.6B B-52H Engine Contract

September 25, 2021 @ 06:46 AM

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U.S. Military Awards Lockheed Martin $1.1B for F-35 Jets

September 25, 2021 @ 05:38 AM

Lockheed Martin won a contract valued $1.1 billion to build 16 F-35 fighter aircraft to the U

Indian MoD, Airbus Spain Sign Contract to Procure 56 C-295MW Aircraft

September 24, 2021 @ 09:28 AM

Indian Ministry of Defence signed a contract with Airbus Defence and Space, Spain for acquisition of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft on September 24, 2021. The MoD has also signed an Offset Contract with Airbus through which the company will discharge its offset obligations through direct purchase of eligible products and services from Indian Offset Partners

Indonesian PDTI, Turkish Havelsan to Jointly Develop Simulator for N219 Aircraft

September 24, 2021 @ 07:18 AM

PT Dirgantara Indonesia (Persero) (PTDI) and Turkish company Hava Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş

Turkey Unveils New UAV Engine, VTOL Drone

September 24, 2021 @ 03:07 AM

Turkish engine producer Erin Motor on Thursday introduced a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) while drone-maker Baykar launched a Vertical take-off drone at the Teknofest event in Istanbul on Thursday. The firm showcased two types of UAV engines, 6-hp and 11-hp, which can be used in vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) UAVs with wingspans of up to five meters (16

China to Unveil J-16D Electronic Warfare Aircraft, Competitor to Boeing EA-18G At...

September 23, 2021 @ 03:31 PM

China is set to unveil its J-16D electronic warfare aircraft at Airshow China event in Zhuhai next week that is intended to perform similar missions as the Boeing EA-18G Growler in service with the U.S

IMCO Group Acquires Israeli Drone Maker ‘Innocon’

September 23, 2021 @ 12:39 PM

IMCO Group has acquired Innocon Ltd., a company that manufactures Micro, Mini and Tactical unmanned aerial systems (UAS) as well as mission systems for manned light airplanes

Airbus Starts Testing Engine Back-Up System for Light Helicopters

September 22, 2021 @ 12:42 PM

Airbus Helicopters has started flight testing an engine back-up system (EBS) onboard its Flightlab. The tests are being conducted in partnership with the French Civil Aviation Authority DGAC

Collins Aerospace Tests EVS System on C-130J Aircraft

September 22, 2021 @ 12:29 PM

Collins Aerospace conducted a test flight of a C-130J aircraft equipped with its Enhanced Vision System (EVS), bringing it one step closer to military and firefighting applications. Collins EVS-3600 uses multiple wave-length cameras to “see-through” poor visibility conditions better than the human eye