S.Korean DAPA Reveals KF-21 Jet, Stealth Drones Teaming in Video

November 16, 2021 @ 05:55 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has unveiled a computer-generated video of the homegrown KF-21 fighter teaming up with stealth drones. Posted on its official YouTube channel, the video shows the KF-21 flanked by three stealth drones in joint air operations over South Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo

S.Korea Cuts $85M from Indonesia's Pending KF-X Jet Development Dues

November 16, 2021 @ 05:43 AM

Indonesia is now obliged to pay South Korea $1.35 billion (1

Russia Reveals Unmanned Version of Brand New ‘Checkmate’ Jet

November 15, 2021 @ 08:50 AM

Russias state-owned Rostec revealed the unmanned modification of the fifth-generation Checkmate light tactical aircraft for the first time on Monday. This variant can be seen in a

Egyptian Rafale Contract Enters into Force

November 15, 2021 @ 08:08 AM

Dassault Aviation announced Monday that the Rafale contract with Egypt “has entered into force.” It could mean that production of 30 Rafale jets, contracted in May 2021 has begun following the completion of the previous contract to supply 24 jets

Dubai Airshow: China Eyes Middle East’s Jet Trainer Market with the L-15...

November 15, 2021 @ 07:25 AM

China displayed its L-15 advanced jet trainer on Sunday at the Dubai Airshow 2021, reflecting its intent to export such an aircraft to the countries in the Middle East. “The L-15 is China's best model in terms of advanced trainers,” Wang Yanan, a senior expert on aerospace science and technology, told...

Elbit Systems to Supply Airborne Munitions to South Korea

November 12, 2021 @ 04:57 PM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) awarded Elbit Systems a contract valued approximately $74 million to supply a range of airborne munitions. The deal was awarded as part of the Precision Fires Program of the Republic of Korea Air Force

Indonesia to Pay 30% of its KF-21 Jet Development Cost to S...

November 12, 2021 @ 02:35 AM

Indonesia will pay 30% of its contribution to develop the South Korean KF-21 fighter jet in the form of barter as per an agreement thrashed out Wednesday in Jakarta between the relevant organizations of the two countries.Jakarta seeks a 20 percent share in the $6

Royal AF Orders Operating Additional Training Aircraft from Elbit Systems

November 10, 2021 @ 04:34 AM

Elbit Systems Ltd. has announced that Affinity Flying Training Services Ltd

Second Pilot in China's J-20 Jet an Artificial Intelligence Mule: Chinese Experts

November 8, 2021 @ 09:46 AM

The Chinese J-20 aircraft will use its second pilot to develop artificial intelligence concepts for the carrier-borne stealth jet. Images of the J-20 with a twin seat cockpit have done rounds of social media since late October

S.Korea, Indonesia to Hold Final Talks Over $593M Overdue KF-X Payment

November 5, 2021 @ 07:40 AM

South Korea and Indonesia will hold what could be the final round of negotiations over the latters payment of dues in the $7.4 billion (8

Korea Aerospace Pitches FA-50 Jet as Slovakia’s L-39 Trainer Replacement

November 3, 2021 @ 12:28 PM

Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Slovak state defense company, LOTN as part of its effort to pitch its FA-50 advanced trainer jet for the Central European countrys L-39 trainer aircraft replacement program. Currently, Slovakia is looking for a replacement for its aging L-39 trainers