NATO Orders MVRsimulation's Fixed-Wing Part Task Mission Trainers

September 22, 2021 @ 11:11 AM

NATO Tactical Leadership Programme (TLP) based at Los Llanos Air Base, Albacete, Spain, has purchased 30 new fixed-wing Part Task Mission Trainer (PTMT) cockpit shells for fighter pilot simulation training built by MVRsimulation.The acquisition includes 54 Virtual Reality Scene Generator (VRSG) licenses with location-specific geospecific terrain

Argentina MoD Denies Selecting Chinese-Pakistani J-F 17 Fighter Jet

September 22, 2021 @ 05:46 AM

The Argentinian Ministry of Defense has denied making a fighter jet selection for its Air Force. Media reports over the last few days suggested that the Pakistani - Chinese JF-17 Block lll has been selected beating off contenders from Russia, South Korea and Sweden among others

Rapid Dragon Airdrops Palletized JASSM-ER from C-17, EC-130 Aircraft

September 22, 2021 @ 05:17 AM

Lockheed Martin recently deployed Rapid Dragon munition pallets from C-17 and EC‑130 aircraft and released surrogate JASSM-ERs in system-level flights conducted over White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Rapid Dragon is a fast-paced U

Canada Buys New AESA Radars for C/F-18A Jets

September 21, 2021 @ 04:33 AM

Raytheon has won a contract worth $140.37 million to deliver AESA radars to be fitted on Canadas C/F-18A fleet

BAE Systems to Deliver Typhoon Jet Training for £220M

September 14, 2021 @ 07:30 AM

The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) awarded BAE Systems contracts valued at more than £220 million ($305 million) to deliver advanced synthetic training for pilots training to fly the Typhoon jet. Under the Typhoon Future Synthetic Training (TFST) contracts, BAE Systems is leading work to deliver ten simulators, together with training facilities at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire and RAF Lossiemouth in Moray

Lockheed Martin Bags $2.5B F-35 Logistics, Spares Supply Deal

September 14, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Lockheed Martin won a contract worth $2.5 billion from the U

China Deploys Anti-Stealth Radars to Track U.S. F-35C Jets in South China...

September 9, 2021 @ 10:10 AM

China has anti-stealth radars to track F-35C aircraft deployed on the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier currently in the South China Sea. "China has already developed a number of anti-stealth radar systems, so the F-35C can be detected

Russia Relocates Su-30SM Fighter Jets to Belarus amidst Increasing NATO Activity

September 9, 2021 @ 08:02 AM

Russia has transferred at least three Su-30SM fighter jets to Baranovichi airfield amidst increased air patrolling by NATO along the borders of Belarus. Already strained relations between Belarus and the West nosedived following the forced landing of a Ryanair commercial aircraft on May 23 to arrest dissident blogger Roman Protasevich and his Russian girlfriend Sofia Sapega who have not been heard of since

Russia to Modernize MiG-31 Fighters

September 8, 2021 @ 08:54 AM

The Russian Ministry of Defense has asked MiG Corporation to upgrade their fleet of MiG-31 fighter aircraft. Two contracts pertaining to the same were signed on August 24 during the ARMY-2021 Forum