US Navy’s Blue Angel Flight Demo Squadron Gets First Modified Super Hornet...

June 4, 2020 @ 06:37 AM

Boeing has delivered the first Super Hornet test aircraft for the U.S

Russian Sukhoi Seeks $18M Insurance Cover for Stealth Drone

June 4, 2020 @ 06:00 AM

Russias Sukhoi Aircraft Company has sought a 1.2 billion rubles ($18 million) insurance for its Okhotnik (Hunter) stealth drone to cover damages during its development and testing period

Russia May Have delivered Up to 10 MiG-29 Fighter Jets to Syria

June 4, 2020 @ 04:08 AM

Russia and Syria have confirmed the delivery of advanced MiG-29 fighter jets in ‘two batches which have commenced combat duty as on June 1. A defense industry source told defenseworld

Sierra Nevada to provide Degraded Visual Environment Pilotage Systems to US Military

June 3, 2020 @ 09:10 AM

Sierra Nevada Corporation has been awarded a production contract to supply and support the Degraded Visual Environment Pilotage System (DVEPS) on U.S

Lockheed F-35 Jets to get Suppression/Destruction of Enemy Air Defenses Capability

June 3, 2020 @ 05:57 AM

Lockheed Martin will develop a structural modification for F-35 strike fighters to improve its Suppression/Destruction of Enemy Air Defenses capability (SEAD/DEAD). On June 1, the Pentagon awarded a $26

Russia Offers Turkey Fifth Gen Jet Engine, Talks Advance on Additional S-400...

June 2, 2020 @ 05:39 PM

Russia has offered to cooperate with Turkey in developing its TF-X fifth-generation fighter jet besides advancing talks on the delivery of a second regiment set of S-400 air defence system (DS). In relation to the TF-X, the Russian offer includes the fighters engines, avionics, onboard systems, airframe and pilot life support systems, Head of Russias Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Dmitry Shugayev said in an interview with the Turkish Ekoturk TV channel on Tuesday

Armenian Army’s Air Defense System Shoots Down Azerbaijani Orbiter 3 Drone

June 2, 2020 @ 06:28 AM

Armenian Armys 9K33 Osa surface-to-air missile system shot down Israel-built Orbiter 3 small tactical UAS (STUAS) used by Armed Forces of Azerbaijan. The Armenian Ministry of Defense

BAE Systems Test Fires Advanced Precision Kill Weapon from Ground Vehicle

June 2, 2020 @ 05:09 AM

BAE Systems has test fired Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS), a laser-guided rocket, from a tactical configuration ground-based weapon system for the first time. The test demonstrated the flexibility of APKWS rockets to deliver standoff precision strike capabilities for ground forces, providing warfighters with a unique solution for engaging targets with greater range than small arms fire and without the need for air support, BAE Systems said in a statement Monday

Russia Offers to "adapt" Su-35 Jet to Indonesia's Needs

May 30, 2020 @ 08:27 AM

Russia has offered to "adapt" the Su-35 fighter jet to the needs of the Indonesian Air Force (IAF) to persuade it to buy the jet. The development was reported by the

USMC Reserve Squadron Receive First Lockheed KC-130J Super Hercules

May 30, 2020 @ 05:36 AM

Lockheed Martin said it has delivered the first KC-130J Super Hercules tanker assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), the Marine Forces Reserve squadron at Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York. US Marine Corps crew ferried the aircraft from Lockheed Martins facility in Marietta, Ga

General Dynamics Wins $3.2 Billion Order to Supply Hydra-70 rockets for US...

May 30, 2020 @ 01:27 AM

General Dynamics-OTS was awarded a $3,420,531,156 hybrid contract for production and engineering services for Hydra-70 rocket systems. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Sept

Russia's IL-76MD-90A Plane Clears Leak Test

May 28, 2020 @ 11:24 AM

Russia's Aviastar-SP Ulyanovsk plant has completed leak test of Il-76MD-90A military transport aircraft. "The company's specialists performed a test of a new transporter with air under a certain pressure according to the sequence and set time,” production manager Vyacheslav Loginov said