Croatia to Replace Old MiG-21s with Second-Hand French Rafale Jets

November 27, 2021 @ 09:13 AM

Croatian Republic placed an order for a dozen Rafale fighters previously operated by the French Air Force to replace its aging MiG-21s on Thursday. The selection of the Rafale by Croatia was first announced on May 28

Russia Tests MiG-31 Jet with Fly-By-Wire Control System

November 26, 2021 @ 07:47 AM

Russia is carrying out state trials of the upgraded MiG-31 jet with a fly-by-wire control system. On Thursday, Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko visited Sokol aviation enterprises production facility

Gripen E Jet Entering Serial Delivery Phase for Brazilian and Swedish Air...

November 25, 2021 @ 05:39 AM

First six serial production Gripen E aircraft left Saabs factory on Wednesday for delivery to the Brazilian and Swedish Air Forces. The company held a high-level meeting with authorities from both countries to present the aircraft

BAE Systems to Support UK-Qatar Joint Hawk Training Squadron

November 25, 2021 @ 05:33 AM

BAE Systems and its partners will support the joint UK-Qatar training squadron at RAF Leeming station. The Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) has a new fleet of Hawk Mk 167s

Poland-based PZL Mielec to Manufacture F-16 Components and Assemblies from 2022

November 25, 2021 @ 05:09 AM

PZL Mielec, a Lockheed Martin company will build components and assemblies for the latest generation F-16 Block 70/72 starting next year. This will sustain around 200 jobs, with approximately 60 new jobs being created

Boeing Wins $50M QF-16 Aerial Target Aircraft Deal

November 24, 2021 @ 04:36 AM

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China Stations J-10C Fighters Near Taiwan to Counter its Advanced F-16 Jets...

November 22, 2021 @ 09:24 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Eastern Theatre Command Air Force recently replaced some of its old J-7s with advanced J-10Cs equipped with domestic WS-10 Taihang engines to counter Taiwans new F-16V fighters. Nine J-7E fighters recently left an airbase in the east of South Chinas Guangdong Province as they retired from active combat service, state-owned CCTV reported Sunday

Two U.S. T-38C Aircraft Involved in Fatal Accident

November 20, 2021 @ 04:54 PM

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Thailand Orders 8 Beechcraft AT-6 Light Strike Aircraft from Textron Aviation

November 19, 2021 @ 11:40 AM

The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) became the international launch customer of Textron Beechcraft AT-6 Wolverine light strike aircraft which will join the RTAF fleet in 2024. The Thai government will be paying 4

British Accident is the Third Crash Involving F-35B Jet

November 18, 2021 @ 06:28 AM

A British F-35B fighter crashed into the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday, making it the third such incident involving the aircraft. Pilot of the jet ejected safely