First of 3 Pakistani JF-17 Jets Arrive in Nigeria

March 24, 2021 @ 04:55 AM

An Il-76 transport plane belonging to the Pakistan Air Force arrived at the Nigerian Air Force's 21st Makurdi Air Base loaded with a JF-17 fighter jet. This is the first of three JF-17 fighter jet that Pakistan plans to deliver to Nigeria in the first quarter of 2021

All New Russian Aircraft to be presented at MAKS-2021

March 23, 2021 @ 01:20 PM

Russias Rostec will unveil a new aircraft in July during MAKS-2021 air show. “We would like to present as vividly as possible all the achievements of Russia in both military and civil aircraft construction, including promising models of aircraft, helicopters, engines and other units, advanced on-board systems

Three Crew of Russia’s Tu-22M3 Strategic Bomber Perish in Freak Accident...

March 23, 2021 @ 12:32 PM

Three crew members of Russsias Tu-22M3 long-range bomber died in an “abnormal operation” of the aircrafts ejection system while the aircraft was being prepared on the ground at an airfield near Kaluga. "On March 23, during the planned preparation on the ground for the Tu-22M3 flight at the airfield in...

Taiwan Grounds F-5E fleet After Fatal Mid-air Collision

March 22, 2021 @ 06:07 PM

Two Taiwanese F-5E jets collided in mid-air today killing the pilot of one and another missing off the coast of Pingtung County, some 37.5 nautical miles southeast of their base

CAE USA Wins U.S.A.F. Contract to Train Irish Air Corps at Dothan...

March 22, 2021 @ 01:29 PM

CAE announced today that CAE USA has been awarded a United States Air Force contract to provide comprehensive Phase 1 and Phase 2 military pilot training to the Irish Air Corps. The contract was awarded to CAE USA by the Air Force Security Assistance Training (AFSAT) Squadron, which is part of...

Russia Develops First Motion-Capable Flight Simulators

March 22, 2021 @ 10:03 AM

Russias Technodinamika Group owned by state-run Rostec has developed the countrys first aircraft simulator with a motion system that provides feeling of “real flight.” "They make it possible to get actually a full set of acceleration feelings inherent in a real flight, that is, to feel all the changes of the speed and motion experienced by the vestibular system," Igor Nasenkov, CEO of Technodinamika, was quoted as saying by

Boeing to Upgrade U.S. Navy's EA-18G Growler Aircraft with Improved Electronic Attack...

March 22, 2021 @ 06:49 AM

Boeing has started a five-year modification program for the U.S

France Testing Scorpion Combat Vehicle Helmet as part of F4 Standard Rafale...

March 18, 2021 @ 01:35 PM

Frances Director General of Armamements (DGA) has commenced testing the helmet from the Scorpion combat vehicle on the Rafale fighter jet as part of its F4 standard, the next planned upgrade of the Rafale. The French defense ministry

HAL Completes Production of 140 Raw Material Phase Su-30MKI Jets

March 18, 2021 @ 01:16 PM

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)s Nashik Division has completed production from raw material of 140 Su-30MKI aircraft, HAL announced in a tweet today. The project completion bring to an end the manufacture of Su-30MKI aircraft for the Indian Air Force from raw material stage constituting phase 4 of the program to manufacture the aircraft under licence from Sukhoi aircraft company in Russia

Rafale F3-R Standard Aircraft Enters French Service

March 17, 2021 @ 01:13 PM

The French Air and Space Army and the Navy signed the operational entry-into-service agreement of the F3-R standard, the most advanced version of the Rafale jet. The operational commissioning (MSO) of the F3-R standard is the final stage of the program which formalizes the opening of all the expected capacities

Pilot Killed in Indian MiG-21 Crash

March 17, 2021 @ 09:21 AM

A MiG-21 Bison aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) met with a fatal accident on Wednesday morning, killing a pilot. The aircraft crashed while taking off for a combat training mission at an airbase in central India