Iran to Get New Fighters after 2 Decades

March 13, 2023 @ 06:17 AM

Iran has confirmed a deal with Russia for Sukhoi Su-35 jets, in a major revamp of its fighter fleet with foreign aircraft in more than two decades. "Moscow is ready to deliver the fighter jets to Iran," Irans mission to the United Nations was quoted as saying in the official IRNA...

Ukraine Could Cannibalize Slovak, Polish MiG-29s to Keep its MiG-29 Fleet Flying...

March 10, 2023 @ 10:25 AM

Ukraine could use components from the MiG-29s to be donated by Slovakia and Poland on its own jets, Ukrainian MoD spokesman Yuriy Ihnat has hinted. "Supply of aviation systems is good news because it means that the supply of combat aircraft has moved on," Ihnat said at a briefing Thursday, adding...

MBDA Opens Facility in U.A.E. to Produce Missiles for Rafale Jets...

March 7, 2023 @ 01:01 PM

European missile maker MBDA has set up an engineering center in the U.A

Is Indonesia Next After Philippines to Buy BrahMos?

February 23, 2023 @ 10:28 AM

Indonesias defense minister Prabowo Subianto visited BrahMos Aerospaces pavilion during NAVDEX 2023 exhibition in Abu Dhabi today, fanning speculations that supersonic cruise missiles could be on its shopping list. Indonesia has expressed interest in the Indo-Russian BrahMos system since 2018

Two-Seat Trainer Variant of South Korea’s KF-21 Jet Makes First Flight

February 20, 2023 @ 06:39 AM

The fourth prototype of South Koreas KF-21 Boramae fighter jet, which is also the first two-seat variant of the jet, completed its first flight on February 20. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said in a

Elbit Systems to Display its UAV Prowess at IDEX 2023

February 16, 2023 @ 05:49 AM

Israels Elbit Systems will present the Skylark 3 Hybrid UAS and Hermes 900 MALE UAS at the IDEX 2023 exhibition taking place in the United Arab Emirates next week. The 2021 edition of the IDEX marked the first participation of Israeli companies in a U

F-35 Jets at Aero India Raise Expectations of Sale to New Delhi

February 13, 2023 @ 03:14 PM

Touted to be the worlds most advanced fighter, the F-35A fighters made its debut at the Aero India 2023 (Feb. 13-17) show, sending signals of U

India Opting to Modernize Existing Su-30MKIs instead of buying new ones?

February 7, 2023 @ 07:39 AM

Indias Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is reportedly requesting $4 billion from the defence ministry to modernise the Air Forces Su-30MKI fleet, but what happened to the ‘speedy procurement of Su-30MKI that was on cards? In July 2020, Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) greenlit an Air Force proposal to speedily procure

France’s DGA Receives 1st Rafale Built to Replace Greek Jets

January 13, 2023 @ 11:16 AM

Dassault Aviation handed over a two-seat Rafale F3R fighter to the General Directorate of Armaments (DGA), aimed to replace ones purchased from the French Air Force by Greece. The “B359” aircraft was delivered to the DGA on December 29 at the Dassault Aviation site in Mérignac (Gironde)

Questions over German F-35 Purchase after its Grounding in the U.S.

December 30, 2022 @ 05:48 AM

Some military experts are on the fence on Germanys decision to buy F-35 stealth fighter jets, after an American F-35B crashed recently which led to its type being grounded in the U.S

Ukraine to Receive 30 More Czech-Modernized T-72 Tanks from African Country

December 15, 2022 @ 01:36 PM

Czech Republics Excalibur Army will hand over another 30 upgraded T-72 tanks to Ukraines armed forces soon, which have been purchased from an unnamed African country. The modernization work will be carried out under an option for 30 additional tanks to the 90 T-72Bs already purchased, which the

S.Korea Plans First Homegrown Missile for KF-21 Jet

December 12, 2022 @ 06:55 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has confirmed plans to locally develop a long-range air-to-ground missile to arm the KF-21 fighter jet. DAPA will be investing KRW 190 billion ($145 million) from this month until 2028 for the development project