Iran Has Ordered 100 Russian Refueling Aircraft, Claims DEBKAfile

July 22, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Iran has ordered 100 Russian IL78 MKI Tanker Aircraft to extend its air forces range up to 7,300 km, DEBKAfile, an Israel based Intelligence website has claimed. DEBKAfile intelligence and security news service reported today that the move is in opposition to international arms sanctions

Ukraine Boosts Tanks, Armored Vehicles Production

July 9, 2015 @ 11:48 AM

Ukrainian armorers have built 105 tanks and armored vehicles, almost 3,000 rockets, 605 missile and artillery systems, 459 radio communication, electronic jamming and navigation units since January this year. It is 36 times more than what they did during last year, the countrys top arms maker announced on Wednesday

Australian Air Force To Receive Two Additional A330 MRTTs

July 1, 2015 @ 11:52 AM

The Royal Australian Air Force will receive two additional Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transports (MRTT) aircraft. Australian Minister of Defense Kevin Andrews announced the signing of an approximate US $315 million contract with Airbus Defense and Space today

Airbus Wins $1.3 Billion South Korean Multi Role Tanker Aircraft Contract

June 30, 2015 @ 11:39 AM

Airbus has won an approximate $1.3 billion deal to supply four A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport Aircraft to South Korea by 2019

Russia to Accelerate Testing of Fifth Generation T-50 Fighter Aircraft

June 16, 2015 @ 02:38 PM

United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) of Russia will accelerate the development of the T-50 fighter aircraft also known as by its Russian abbreviation PAK-FA by building three more prototypes. The prototypes will be delivered to the testing team consisting of Irkut Corp, a company under UAC and the Russian air force which...

Russia To Showcase New-Gen Armata Tanks At Victory Parade

May 2, 2015 @ 11:31 AM

Russia will be showing new-generation Armata Tanks, including Artillery Systems, fighter jets, and Intercontinental ballistic missiles during Victory Parade on May 9. Apart from deadliest Armata, the T-34 battle tanks will also be driven at the parade

Lockheed Martin Delivers First KC-130Rs To Chilean Air Force

April 29, 2015 @ 03:39 PM

Lockheed Martin has delivered first of two KC-130R Hercules refueling or transport aircraft to Chilean Air Force, Forecast International reported Tuesday. The KC-130R was previously flown by the USMC and offered by the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) as an Excess Defense Article in September 2012

Russian Air Force To Receive First Fully Home Made Aircraft Tanker By

March 3, 2015 @ 10:05 AM

Russian Air Force is expected to receive first aircraft tanker (Il-78-90A) fully produced in the nation by 2018, a defense industry source told RIA Novosti on Monday. Earlier the Il-78 aircraft had been assembled by the Tashkent Chkalov Industrial Group in Uzbekistan