Russian Nevsky SBTF Simulator can be used to Test India's Tejas Naval...

January 19, 2021 @ 04:06 AM

Russias Nevsky Design Bureau (PKB) has developed a Shore-Based Training Facility (SBTF) simulator that can be used to test the naval variant of Indias Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas. "The SBTF complex includes a take-off springboard with an ascent angle of 140 degrees, air detectors, as well as optical, lighting, radio...

Greece Approves $14B 5Yr Modernization Plan, to Receive Rafales in Mid-2021

January 18, 2021 @ 06:23 AM

Greek lawmakers have approved a $14 billion five-year military modernization plan including purchase of Rafale jets, first of which it would receive around mid-2021. Athens is expected to sign the $3

S.Korea’s FA-50 Jet Completes Tests with Sniper Targeting Pod

January 18, 2021 @ 05:05 AM

Lockheed Martins Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) just successfully completed ground and flight testing, clearing the way for FA-50 airworthiness certification. The tests resulted in a successful long-range guided munition hit of a designated target, the compan

BAE Systems Secures $101M to Support UK’s F-35 Fleet

January 14, 2021 @ 12:34 PM

BAE Systems will lead a two-year $101 million agreement to bring enhanced maintenance and training services for the UK F-35 fleet. Air Commodore Phil Brooker, Lightning Delivery Team Head, DE&S, said: “This contract will ensure the continued support of the UK F-35 Lightning fleet, as the number of UK aircraft continues...

Northrop to Support U.S. E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System...

January 14, 2021 @ 12:12 PM

Northrop Grumman has received a $325 million contract from the U.S

India Approves $6.56B LCA Tejas Jets Buy

January 13, 2021 @ 01:18 PM

Indias Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) today approved a $6.56 billion (INR 48,000 Crore) to buy 83 Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA)

Chinese J-20 Stealth Jet Spawns 2-seater Option, Indigenous Engine on 10th Anniversary

January 12, 2021 @ 10:57 AM

Chinese J-20 stealth fighter jet has revealed a twin-seater variant besides indigenous WS-10 engines to replace its Russian-origin power plant on its tenth anniversary that fell on January 11. The twin-seat variation of the J-20 could be used for electronic warfare, command of wingman drones or bombing, analysts were quoted as saying by Chinese media

Russia to Arm MiG-31 Jets with Kh-47M Hypersonic Missiles

January 11, 2021 @ 08:20 AM

The Russian Navy has armed its MiG-31 fighters with Kh-47 Kinzhal hypersonic missiles. The 98th mixed regiment, part of the Northern Fleet on the Kola Peninsula; and the 317th Pacific Regiment in Kamchatkawil, will receive the new version of long-range MiG-31s with K index that will be armed with Kinzhal missiles, Izvestia reported

Lockheed Martin Wins $1.28B F-35 Sustainment Contract

January 7, 2021 @ 09:07 AM

The F-35 Joint Program Office awarded the Lockheed Martin industry team a $1.28 billion Undefinitized Contract Action (UCA) to support operations and sustainment of the global F-35 fleet through June 30, 2021

China Teases H-20 Stealth Bomber in PLA Recruitment Video

January 7, 2021 @ 08:41 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) gave a sneak peek at the design of its new H-60 next-generation, long-range strategic stealth bomber in the services 2021 recruitment video released Tuesday. At the far end of the video, an unknown aircraft rendered in computer-generated imagery enters the stage

Boeing to Support Kuwaiti Super Hornets

January 6, 2021 @ 07:48 AM

The U.S