Boeing Rolls Out F-15QA Ababil Jet for Qatar

August 26, 2021 @ 04:34 AM

Boeing formally rolled out its new F-15QA fighter for the Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) on Wednesday. The first set of F-15QA jets will ferry to Qatar later this year following the completion of pre-delivery pilot training

Russian MoD Orders Ka-52M Helicopters at Army 2021

August 24, 2021 @ 04:26 PM

The Russian Ministry of Defense signed a contract for Kamoc Ka-52M Alligator combat helicopters with Russian Helicopters Holding today during the Army 2021 Forum. The Ka-52M is considered a competitor to the U

Multi-domain Battlespace Connectivity Demonstrated on U.S.A.F. KC-135 Tankers

August 24, 2021 @ 10:39 AM

The Utah Air National Guard and Collins Aerospace recently demonstrated advanced communication, mission computing and sensor technologies to support Joint All Domain Command and Control and Advanced Battle Management System initiatives on a KC-135 Stratotanker. The demonstration took place on August 7 at the Roland R

Russian MiG-29 Burns Down in Accidental Fire, Follows Fatal Crash 5 Days

August 24, 2021 @ 08:26 AM

A Russian Air Force MiG-29 caught fire on an airfield in the Narimanov district on August 23 in the second incident involving a MiG-29 jet in Russias Astrakhan region. The fighter jet was engulfed in fire while undergoing scheduled repair work and burned down completely

Lockheed Martin to Support India's C-130J Super Hercules Airlifter Fleet

August 24, 2021 @ 08:12 AM

Lockheed Martin won a $328.8 million, five-year contract from the Indian Air Force (IAF), to provide dedicated and comprehensive support for the IAFs fleet of 12 C-130J-30 Super Hercules Aircraft

New Weapons, Electronics Proposed in Indian Order for New Su-30MKI Jets

August 23, 2021 @ 02:08 PM

An expected Indian order for 12 Su-30MKI fighter jets will include new weapons and electronic systems probably drawn from the Su-35, the current top of the line Russian fighter. “The issue of supplying kits for the production of an additional batch of Su-30MKI aircraft requires some time to be worked out due to the need to include new aircraft weapons and electronic equipment in their composition,” said Denis Manturov, Russian Minister of Industry and Trade in an interview with Interfax during the ARMY-2021 in Moscow today

Pakistan Will Start Producing Components for Turkey's Anka Combat Drone

August 23, 2021 @ 07:45 AM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) said it inked a contract with Pakistan's National Engineering and Science Commission (NESCOM) to produce components for TAI's medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) combat drone, Anka. TAI opened its first office in Pakistan in December 2019 at the country's National Science & Technology Park

Kalashnikov Presents New Guided Missile at ARMY-2021 Forum

August 23, 2021 @ 06:55 AM

Kalashnikov Group revealed a new guided missile, S-8L, at the ARMY-2021 International Military-Technical Forum. “The S-8L guided missile with semiactive homing head can be used by various carriers, including all types of helicopters or aircrafts, as well as UAVs,” said Andrey Semenov, the First Deputy CEO of the Kalashnikov Group

Russian Helicopters to Display BAS-200 Drone at Army 2021 Show

August 20, 2021 @ 01:25 PM

The first ever drone developed by Russian Helicopters, BAS-200 will be displayed in the static area at Army 2021 event in Moscow starting Monday. BAS-200 will be presented at the "Army" forum and placed in the aviation exposition area at "Kubinka" airfield

Ukraine to Establish Mi-17 Helicopter Repair Centre in Turkey

August 20, 2021 @ 07:54 AM

Ukraines Ukrspetsexport, a subsidiary of state-owned Ukroboronprom, will soon set up a facility to repair Mi-17 helicopters in Turkey. An agreement pertaining to setting up the unit was inked with Turkeys THK Teknik A