France Deploys Upgraded Mirage 2000D RMV in Africa's Sahel Region

March 25, 2023 @ 08:42 AM

The French Air Force has deployed two mid-life refurbished Mirage 2000D RMV aircraft in the N'Djamena BAP since the beginning of March 2023 reinforcing the air capabilities of the French forces in the African Sahel region. “The Mirage 2000D RMV is capable of simultaneously carrying up to 3 precision guided weapons,...

Foreign Pilots can Fly Ukrainian Warplanes

March 25, 2023 @ 07:48 AM

Ukrainian fighters can be flown by foreign pilots, military spokesman announced Thursday. Yurii Ihnat, Spokesperson of the Air Forces Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has

European Defence Agency’s Airbus A330 Fleet Now Deployable Worldwide

March 25, 2023 @ 07:15 AM

The multinational fleet of Airbus A330 tanker and transport aircraft, which was developed with support from the European Defence Agency (EDA), has been cleared for operations worldwide. First proposed at a NATO summit in 2012, the initiative for a Multinational Multi Role Tanker Transport Fleet (MMF) was established by EDA along...

China Using J-20 Fighter to Create Attack Scenarios by F-35 Jets

March 24, 2023 @ 02:42 PM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army is using its J-20 stealth fighters to practice ground attack scenarios by the American F-35 aircraft. The PLA apprehends that both ground and carrier based F-35 jets will be deployed by the Pentagon in any confrontation over the South China Sea (SCS)

BEL to Make Radar Warning Receiver for the Su-30MKI

March 24, 2023 @ 12:45 PM

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has agreed to produce homegrown DR-118 radar warning receivers for the Indian Air Forces (IAF) Sukhoi Su-30MKI combat aircraft. The relevant contract was signed on March 24, the Air Force

Biden Orders Air Strikes in Syria after Drone Attack Injures Soldiers in...

March 24, 2023 @ 05:36 AM

The Pentagon conducted airstrikes in eastern Syria on Thursday in response to an alleged Iranian drone attack that killed a U.S

MiG-29, Rafale, F-35 and F-16 Jets Train Together in NATO Exercise

March 24, 2023 @ 04:50 AM

NATO air policing drills saw Polish MiG-29 and F-16 fighters, French Rafale jets and Dutch F-35 stealth jets simulating aircraft intercepts and conducting approach, handover and escort procedures. Polish MiG-29 and Netherlands F-35 jets took off from Malbork Air Base to fly integration training in Polish airspace

Russian Mi-28NE Helicopter Helped Swing War Against Rebels: Ugandan General

March 23, 2023 @ 06:10 PM

Introduction of the Russian-made Mi-28NE helicopter helped change the tide of war against rebel forces known as Lords Resistance Army (LRA) in northern Uganda, according to a top Ugandan General. “There is no doubt that the introduction of the attack helicopters into the battlefield changed the tides of war in Northern Uganda against the LRA in favor of the Ugandan Peoples' Defense Forces (UPDF)

Ukraine Requests Finland’s F/A-18 Fighters

March 23, 2023 @ 02:16 PM

Ukraine has reportedly submitted a request to Finland for F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets. The Finnish newspaper

Turkish TF-X Aircraft Taxiing on GE F-110 Engine

March 23, 2023 @ 01:06 PM

Turkeys 4.5 generation National Combat Aircraft (TF-X) fighter jet prototype which was rolled out last week, has reportedly started its ground runs

Russian Forces Using Chinese-made DJI Drones for Target Acquisition

March 23, 2023 @ 08:19 AM

Russian forces are using commercially available drones made by Chinese company DJI for target acquisition in the Ukraine war. The Russian MoD on Wednesday released video footage of mortar shells firing at Ukrainian positions using DJI drone console hooked up to a mobile phone for target detection and correcting the angle of fire

South Korean KF-21 Fighter to be Mass-produced From 2024

March 23, 2023 @ 05:14 AM

South Korea's homegrown KF-21 Boramae fighter will enter mass production from next year, officials from state arms procurement agency said Thursday. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) today briefed lawmakers during a session of the National Assembly's defense committee on the KF-21 development plan