Russian Air Force Receives Another Batch of Su-34 Bombers

June 17, 2024 @ 06:40 AM

Rostec subsidiary United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has delivered the latest installment of Su-34 front-line bombers to the Russian Ministry of Defense. These aircraft were manufactured at the Novosibirsk Aviation Plant

First Interception of Russian Warplanes by "NATO-fied" Sweden

June 17, 2024 @ 05:21 AM

The Swedish Air Force intercepted a Russian Su-24 warplane over Gotland territory on June 14, the first since formally entering the NATO alliance. The incursion occurred when the Su-24 fighter plane allegedly violated Swedish airspace east of the southern tip of Gotland, Swedish military

Missile Defense Agency's Hypersonic Test Bed Performs First Flight

June 15, 2024 @ 05:45 AM

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA), alongside its partners, has announced a breakthrough in hypersonic technology with the successful first flight of the Hypersonic Test Bed (HTB). This

Turkey Signs Contract for F-16 Jets Procurement

June 14, 2024 @ 12:11 PM

Turkey has reportedly signed a $23 million contract with the United States for the procurement of F-16 fighter jets. The U

NH Industries Launches NH90 Helicopter Upgrade Program

June 14, 2024 @ 10:36 AM

NH Industries (NHI) and the NATO Helicopter Management Agency (NAHEMA) have signed a contract to develop and qualify the NH90 Block 1 upgrade, enhancing the NH90 combat helicopter for Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, and Italy. This upgrade is a key component of the NH90 evolution roadmap and will enhance both the Tactical Transport Helicopter (TTH) and the NATO Frigate Helicopter (NFH) variants

Patria Acquires Nordic Drones to Enhance Unmanned Aerial Systems Capabilities

June 13, 2024 @ 12:49 PM

Patria has signed a bill of sale on Thursday to acquire the entire share capital of Nordic Drones Oy, a Finnish drone pilot trainer and manufacturer specializing in professional drones. The value of the acquisition has not been disclosed

Multi-Grenade Launching Quadcopter Drone Presented at Heli-Russia 2024

June 13, 2024 @ 06:33 AM

A quadcopter drone that can launch 12 VOG-17 grenades or one 82mm mortar round was presented at the ongoing Heli-Russia show in Moscow. The drone was developed by Russian company Stratim established in 2022, state media

Patria, Pratt & Whitney Sign Agreement for F135 Engine Production in Finland

June 13, 2024 @ 04:29 AM

Patria and Pratt & Whitney, an RTX business, have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) outlining the framework for the production and sustainment of Pratt & Whitney F135 engines in Finland. The MoA sets the stage for Patria to handle the assembly of F135 engines and components from 2025 to 2030

Su-34 Fighter Jet Crashes Russia, Both Pilots Killed

June 12, 2024 @ 08:13 AM

A Russian Su-34 fighter-bomber crashed in the mountainous region of North Ossetia killing it's two crew members. "In the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania, a Su-34 aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Forces crashed during a scheduled training flight in a mountainous area