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PLA Soldiers “Earned Victory” over Indian Troops in Galwan Valley Clash: Chinese...

July 19, 2021 @ 05:41 PM

Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers “earned victory” over Indian troops in the Galwan Valley clash during June 2020, reports in Chinese state-run media have claimed. In a

French Air Force Orders Nine Pilatus PC-21 Training Aircraft

July 19, 2021 @ 05:01 PM

The French Air Force has ordered nine Pilatus PC-21 training aircraft to add to the 17 planes it purchased in 2017. The PC-21s will be deployed to train future military pilots...

Netherlands Air Force Grounds Pilatus PC-7 Aircraft After Corrosion Found in Some

June 28, 2021 @ 06:05 PM

The Netherlands Ministry Defense has temporarily grounded its fleet of Pilatus PC-7 training aircraft after corrosion caused by moisture was found on a number of the airplanes during maintenance....

French AF Pilot to Train on Pilatus PC21 Turboprops Starting 2019

September 3, 2018 @ 07:15 PM

The first two Pilatus PC21 turboprop trainers to train French fighter pilots landed at Cognac air base on August 30, 2018 for pre-delivery controls. The aircraft will become part of a...

Australia's Air Force Chief Pilots First Flight OF Pilatus PC-21 Training System

August 16, 2017 @ 11:37 AM

Australia's Chief of Air Force has completed first flight in the Lockheed Martin's AIR 5428 Pilatus PC-21 Pilot Training System. The Chief of Air Force's first flight of the in-service...

India Not Extending Maintenance Deal For Pilatus PC-7 Turbo Trainers

July 21, 2017 @ 04:54 PM

Indian government has decided to not extend the contract to maintain the Air Forces 75 PC-7 Turbo Trainers which was expired in December 2016. Manufactured by Pilatus Aircraft of Switzerland, the...

Pilatus Sells 17 PC-21 Trainers To French Air Force

January 4, 2017 @ 01:05 PM

Pilatus Aircraft has signed 300 million Swiss francs (US$292.2 million) contract to sell 21 PC-21 advanced trainers, of which 17 are for the French Air Force and two each for...

Pilatus Completes Test Flight Of First Of 49 Australian PC-21 Aircraft

July 21, 2016 @ 02:41 PM

Pilatus has completed its initial production test flight of the first of 49 PC-21 aircraft destined for the Australian Defence Forces. Under a contract signed in December 2015 aimed at harmonising...

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Defects Found in $812 million South Korean Global Hawk UAVs

October 15, 2021 @ 07:27 AM

All four Global Hawk unmanned surveillance aircraft that the South Korean Air Force procured from the United States have defects in them, a ruling party lawmaker claimed Thursday

Naval Group Wins Design Contract for French Navy’s Future Ocean Patrol Vessels

October 14, 2021 @ 04:20 PM

The French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) awarded Naval Group a contract for the preliminary and detailed design of the Ocean Patrol Vessel program

Russia Delivers MiG-29 Components to Bulgaria

October 14, 2021 @ 04:08 PM

MiG Corporation, part of state-owned Rostec has completed delivery of MiG-29 components to Bulgaria ahead of scheduled

Turkey, Philippines Discuss Attack Helicopters, Amphibious Vehicles Delivery

October 14, 2021 @ 03:47 PM

In the first bilateral meeting between the Philippine Secretary of National Defense (SND) Delfin Lorenzana and his Turkish counterpart Minister of National Defence Hulusi Akar discussed the latest developments and way forward for Philippines-Turkey defense and military relations, in a phone call on 01 October 2021

Turkish Aerospace to Build Flight Control System Integration Facility for Fighter Jet Project

October 14, 2021 @ 02:49 PM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) will open a new flight control system integrated test facility called “Iron Bird” to accelerate the pace of its defense projects, including the one to build a fifth-generation indigenous stealth fighter jet