TAI Hands Over First Upgraded ATAK Helicopter to Turkish Security Forces

February 25, 2021 @ 12:25 PM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) officially handed over the first upgraded ATAK Phase-2 rotorcraft to the General Directorate of Security today. “Today, we attended the first T129 ATAK helicopter delivery ceremony

Turkish Navy Receives New Long-Range Anka Drones

February 25, 2021 @ 12:12 PM

The Turkish Naval Forces (DzKK) received two Anka combat drones with longer range. On Wednesday, the Defense Industries Presidency (SSB) said in a

GKN Aerospace to Manufacture Composite Parts for UK’s MQ-9B Drones

February 25, 2021 @ 07:34 AM

GKN Aerospace will manufacture advanced composite V-tails for GA-ASIs new MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) under an agreement the company signed with General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI)

GA-ASI Flies MQ-9A Equipped with New Centerline Avionics Bay

February 25, 2021 @ 07:25 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) said today it recently flew a company-owned MQ-9A Block 5 Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) equipped with a newly developed Centerline Avionics Bay (CAB), for the first time

China’s KJ-600 Early Warning Aircraft Cannot Operate from Current Aircraft Carriers

February 24, 2021 @ 06:29 PM

Chinas KJ-600 carrier-based early warning aircraft cannot operate from current PLA Navy aircraft carriers such as the Liaoning and Shandong. The early warning aircraft, compared to the U

Iran Reveals New Long-Range Combat, Surveillance Drone

February 24, 2021 @ 12:50 PM

Iran today unveiled its homegrown Kaman-22 armed drone with a range of 3,000 km. The aircraft is an upgraded version of Kaman-12, which was first introduced in September 2020

Boeing Starts T-7A Red Hawk Advanced Trainer Production

February 24, 2021 @ 06:54 AM

Boeing has kick-started the production of T-7A Red Hawk advanced trainer jets. The training jet, designated the eT-7A Red Hawk by the U

Russian Su-35 Jet Not Mentioned in Indonesian Air Force Purchase Plan

February 23, 2021 @ 12:46 PM

The Indonesian Air Force (TNI AU)s equipment purchase plan until 2024 does not include the Russian Su-35 for which a contract had been signed in 2018. TNI AU revealed that it is planning to buy sophisticated 4

Indonesia to Stay in S.Korean KF-X Jet Program

February 23, 2021 @ 11:34 AM

Indonesia will stay in the KF-X fighter jet program with South Korea even as it pursues potential purchase of French Rafale or U.S

Israel Confirms Plans to Buy Boeing Tankers, F-35 Jets

February 22, 2021 @ 12:58 PM

Israel Ministry of Defense today confirmed plans to buy a pair of Boeing KC-46 tanker aircraft and additional F-35 jets. “The first Letter of Acceptance (LOA) was signed over the weekend for the procurement of 2 Boeing Tanker jets