P&W wins U.S. Defense Logistics Agency’s $870M TF33 Engine Sustainment Contract...

November 16, 2023 @ 05:20 AM

Pratt & Whitney, an RTX business, was awarded a TF33 engine sustainment contract valued up to $870 million by the Defense Logistics Agency. The TF33 engine powers a range of aircraft, including Boeing's B-52 Stratofortress and E-3 Sentry

NATO Selects Boeing’s E-7A Wedgetail As its Next Early Warning Aircraft...

November 15, 2023 @ 05:56 PM

NATO has selected Boeings E-7A Wedgetail as its next command and control aircraft as the Alliances existing Airborne Warning and Control (AWACS) fleet nears retirement. Production of the six new E-7A Wedgetail aircraft is set to begin in the coming years, with the first aircraft expected to be ready for operational...

U.S. Agrees to Sell SM-6 Missile Interceptors to South Korea

November 15, 2023 @ 03:42 AM

The State Department has greenlit a $650 million sale of Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) shipborne missile interceptors and related equipment to South Korea, bolstering the Asian ally's security capabilities. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced a potential government-to-government Foreign Military Sale in response to South Korea's request for 38 SM-6 Block...

Pakistan’s JF-17 Block III Fighter Integrates American, Chinese Weapons

November 14, 2023 @ 10:38 AM

The JF-17 Thunder Block III multirole fighter made by Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC)/Chengdu marked its first international air show appearance at the Dubai Airshow 2023. The static display aircraft was shown with its entire gamut of weapons and sensors including the U

Russia’s Su-57 Stealth Fighter Ready for Export

November 14, 2023 @ 10:07 AM

Russia is ready to receive applications for the export of its Su-57 stealth fighter jet after completing its development program. Officials from The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) stated at the ongoing Dubai Air Show that, 'If our foreign partners contact us, we are ready to begin working on this topic

Australia’s First MQ-4C Triton Uncrewed Aircraft Takes Flight

November 14, 2023 @ 07:49 AM

Northrop Grumman has announced the inaugural flight of Australia's multi-intelligence MQ-4C Triton uncrewed aircraft on Thursday, November 9. The event unfolded at the Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center in California

First European F-16 Training Center Opened in Romania

November 14, 2023 @ 07:16 AM

The first European F-16 Training Center was inaugurated at the Fetești Air Base in southern Romania on Monday, November 13. Lockheed Martin and subcontractors, Daedalus Aviation Group, Draken International, GFD, a subsidiary of Airbus Defence and Space, and ILIAS Solutions will work as one team to provide F-16 training at the newly formed center, which is the result of unique collaboration between the Romanian Ministry of National Defence, the Romanian Air Force and the Royal Netherlands Air Force, in partnership with Lockheed Martin

U.A.E.’s EDGE Group Unveils New Anti-Ship Missile

November 14, 2023 @ 06:37 AM

The EDGE Group has unveiled its latest anti-ship missile, the MANSUP ER, specifically designed to meet the requirements of the United Arab Emirates (U.A

Turkey's Bayraktar TB3 Completes its First Flight with Retracted Landing Gear

November 13, 2023 @ 10:16 AM

Turkey's Bayraktar TB3 unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) has completed its first flight with retracted landing gear. During its fifth performance test, the UCAV flew at medium altitude, covering a successful six-hour flight in the northwestern province of Tekirdağ, as reported by local media