U.S. Military's V-22 Osprey Crashes off Japan’s Yakushima Island

November 29, 2023 @ 10:44 AM

An Osprey tilt-rotor plane belonging to the U.S

Belgium Announces Joining Franco-German FCAS Project

November 29, 2023 @ 08:31 AM

Belgium has confirmed its commitment to the Future Combat Air System (FCAS), a joint project by Dassault Aviation, Airbus, Indra Sistemas, and Thales Group to develop a new generation fighter. The Minister of Defense, Ludivine Dedonder, confirmed Belgium's involvement in the European FCAS program in a recent

Rostec Unveils Miniature Drone Identification System

November 29, 2023 @ 06:40 AM

Rostec, through its Ruselectronics holding, introduced a compact transponder for drone identification at the Electronics of Russia exhibition. Operating on a "friend or foe" principle, the transponder automatically distinguishes friendly drones within a range of up to 5 km and an altitude of 100 km from the radio interrogator

Boeing Secures $2.3B Contract for Additional KC-46A Pegasus Tankers

November 29, 2023 @ 06:02 AM

Boeing has clinched a $2.3 billion contract for 15 additional KC-46A Pegasus tankers in a Lot 10 deal awarded by the U

Iran to Receive Russian Su-35 Jets Formerly Committed to Egypt

November 28, 2023 @ 12:41 PM

Iran and Russia have reached an agreement to transfer some 24 Su-35S aircraft originally built for Egypt, to Tehran. “Arrangements have been finalized for the delivery of Russian-made Su-35 fighter jets, Mil Mi-28 attack helicopters, and Yak-130 jet trainers to Iran,”

Russian Su-57 Being Prepared to Carry Multiple Drones Effectively Upgrading it to...

November 28, 2023 @ 10:09 AM

Russia's Su-57 fighter is being prepared to simultaneously carry multiple drones for attack, reconnaissance and electronic warfare functions effectively upgrading the aircraft to a sixth-generation stealth jet. This will make it the first fighter jet in the world to be equipped with multiple drones to meet different mission profiles and put in direct competition with the sixth-generation fighters under development in the U

Indonesia’s PTDI Secures Deal for 25 N219 Aircraft in China

November 28, 2023 @ 08:00 AM

Indonesian firm PTDI finalized an agreement with Linkfield Technologies to procure 25 N219 aircraft tailored to specific end-user needs in China. The agreement was signed during Aero Asia 2023 exhibition held at Zhuhai International Airshow Center from November 23-26

Elbit Systems to Equip Canada’s Airbus MRTT A330 Aircraft with Advanced DIRCM...

November 28, 2023 @ 05:55 AM

Elbit Systems Ltd. has clinched a contract from Airbus Defense and Space to supply Direct Infrared Counter Measures (DIRCM) and Infrared (IR) Missile Warning Systems for the installation on the MRTT A330 refueling aircraft destined for Canada

Turkish Aerospace Announces Maiden Flights of ANKA-3 Drone, KAAN Fighter

November 27, 2023 @ 01:30 PM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TUSAŞ) is gearing up for debut flights of its unmanned combat aircraft ANKA-3 and national combat aircraft KAAN. ANKA-3, featuring an advanced "flying wing" design, is now poised for its inaugural flight after undergoing enhancements in structure, subsystems, and radar visibility

MBDA’s SPEAR, ASRAAM and Brimstone to be Armed on Korean KF-21, FA-50...

November 27, 2023 @ 11:49 AM

MBDA and Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) have signed an agreement to enhance cooperation, exploring new areas such as integrating MBDA weapons like SPEAR, ASRAAM, and Brimstone onto KAI platforms like KF-21 and FA-50. The agreement will see the companies explore new opportunities for the integration of new MBDA weapons onto KAI platforms and the export of both together via a joint marketing approach

Serbia to Modernize 11 Mi-35 Attack Helicopters

November 27, 2023 @ 11:01 AM

Serbia has announced the modernization of 11 Russian-origin Mi-35 attack helicopters six of which be modernized by January 2024 and remaining 5 later next year. President Aleksandar Vučić announced this at event last week in Batajnica to unveil newly inducted military equipment including the CASA-295 tactical transport plane, Airbus H-145 helicopters and 22 radars

Modi Becomes First Indian PM to Fly in LCA Tejas

November 25, 2023 @ 09:00 AM

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made history as the first Indian PM to take a flight in the indigenously developed LCA Tejas fighter jet by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). Modi shared his experience on social media platform "X”