Egypt to Become Biggest International Customer of Rafale Jets

May 4, 2021 @ 10:02 AM

Egypt will add 30 more jets to its 24-strong Rafale fleet for reportedly for $4.5 billion (~150 million apiece), making it the biggest buyer of the French aircraft, overtaking India and Qatar

F-35 & F-22 jets Exchange Data Freely in Flight via U-2 Spy

May 3, 2021 @ 01:21 PM

In a first, the U.S

For the First Time, F-35s Fighter Jets Take over Baltic Air Policing...

May 1, 2021 @ 07:07 AM

Four Italian Air Force F-35A fighter planes landed at Estonias Amari Air Base on April 30 to take over the NATOs BAP (Baltic Air Policing) mission for the first time. It is also the first deployment of Italian F-35As to Estonia

Turkey Hints at Suing the U.S. Government to Enforce its Rights in...

April 30, 2021 @ 06:51 PM

Turkey has hinted that it will initiate legal action against the U.S

German MTU, French Safran & Spanish ITP Aero Agree to Cooperate on...

April 30, 2021 @ 06:39 AM

Germanys MTU Aero Engines, Frances Safran Aircraft Engines, and Spains ITP Aero on Thursday agreed to build an engine to power the Next-Generation Fighter (NGF), which is a core element of FCAS (Future Combat Air System). Until the three companies develop a new engine for the NGF, it will be powered by

Finland Receives Final Quotations for HX Fighter Programme

April 29, 2021 @ 11:42 AM

The Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command received the final quotations for the HX Programme from five fighter manufacturers: Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet (U.S

Finland Could Develop New Radar for Eurofighter Jet under HX Programme

April 29, 2021 @ 11:33 AM

Eurofighter submitted the best and final offer (BAFO) to Finland for its HX fighter programme under which it has offered to develop a new radar for the fighter with the country. The offer to Finlands HX fighter replacement programme is backed by the Governments, air forces and industries of the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy and Spain, which make up the Eurofighter partner nations

Indonesia to Send Back Engineers to South Korea for KF-X Participation

April 28, 2021 @ 06:20 PM

Indonesia is likely to send back its engineers to South Korea for participation in the KF-X fighter jet project in a sign that the two countries are close to an agreement on the former re-joining the program. Indonesia has asked Seoul to help its engineers “catch up with the technological progress made while they were away back home over coronavirus concerns,” the defense ministry said Wednesday, according to

Northrop Wins UK’s Uncrewed Fighter Aircraft Contract

April 28, 2021 @ 04:34 AM

Northrop Grumman today announced that it has been awarded a contract as systems engineering partner on Phase 2 of Project MOSQUITO and is joined by Intrepid Minds to support the design and manufacture of a prototype of the UKs first uncrewed fighter aircraft. Phase 2 centres on rapidly maturing the designs and manufacture of a working technology demonstrator to generate evidence for a follow-on programme

Turkey Set to Export 12 Hürkus-C Armed Turbo-prop Aircraft

April 27, 2021 @ 02:40 PM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) is set to export 12 units of its Hürkus-C turbo-prop aircraft meant for armed close-air support and training to an undisclosed country. TAI General Manager Temel Kotil told CNN Türk on Sunday that a total of 12 Hürkus-C will be sold abroad adding that the contract had not yet been signed