India's LCA Ready for the World- to be Displayed in Final Operational...

February 4, 2023 @ 08:39 AM

An LCA Tejas fighter in final operational clearance (FOC) mode, loaded with its full complement of weapons, will be displayed at Aero India 2023. The FOC mode display indicates that the aircraft is ready to be inducted into air force service or to be exported

China Shows Teaser of Next-Gen Fighter jet in AVIC Video

February 3, 2023 @ 05:43 PM

The Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) showed the teaser of what could be the country's future fighter jet. The aircraft looked like the J-20 stealth fighter jet, but with no canards, tails or fins, and the diamond-shaped wings appeared bigger than those of the J-20, giving it what seems to...

Turkish Hurjet Light Attack Jet's Engine Powered for First Time

February 3, 2023 @ 11:52 AM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) Hürjet trainer and light attack aircraft started its engine for the first time Thursday. “Now it's time to fly,” Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB) head Ismail Demir said in post on his official Twitter account

Aero Vodochody Receives Green Light to Conduct Training on L-39NG

January 31, 2023 @ 05:37 AM

Czech company Aero Vodochody is authorized to conduct training and instruction on military aircraft under new rules. The certificate issued by the Department of Military Aviation Supervision of the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic covers Albatros, Alca, and the new L-39NG aircraft

China to Retire its J-7 Fighter, a MiG-21 Clone, This Year

January 30, 2023 @ 05:25 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army plans to complete retiring all of its J-7 fighters this year, a procedure it started in 2018. New 4

IAF Sukhoi, Mirage Jets Crash in Madhya Pradesh: Reports

January 28, 2023 @ 07:16 AM

Two Indian Air Force fighters – a Sukhoi Su-30 and a Mirage 2000 – crashed in Madhya Pradesh states Morena on Saturday. The crash happened during a routine training exercise

Boeing Awarded $2.25 Billion for 15 KC 46A Refueler Aircraft

January 28, 2023 @ 07:05 AM

Boeing has won a contract valued $2.25 billion to manufacture over a dozen KC-46A tankers the U

CAE to Provide F-16 Block 70 Simulators to Taiwan

January 27, 2023 @ 07:53 AM

CAE USA was awarded a $49,709,615 contract action for the F-16 Block 70 Training Simulators program for the Taiwan Air Force, a Pentagon announcement said.This contract provides for the procurement of hardware, hardware and software development, integration, testing, and delivery of training devices for the Taiwan Air Force

Turkish Unmanned Fighter Jet Passes System Identification Test in Second Fight

January 25, 2023 @ 11:07 AM

Turkeys first indigenously designed and produced unmanned fighter aircraft cleared system identification test during its second flight. Selçuk Bayraktar, the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Baykar directed the test flight of the National Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle System (MIUS), named Kızılelma ("Red Apple"), in Çorlu district, northwestern Tekirdağ province

Myanmar Junta Bombs Rebel Villages

January 24, 2023 @ 06:59 AM

Myanmars fighters bombed ten villages in Katha Township, Sagaing Region, forcing thousands of Burmese people to flee their homes. Junta forces burned houses in Moetar village, Tike Kone ward on January 22-23 after three days of intense clashes with local resistance forces nearby,