Aerodata Unveils AeroForce 380 at ILA Berlin Air Show 2024

May 31, 2024 @ 04:21 PM

Aerodata introduce AeroForce 380 Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) for maritime surveillance at the ILA Berlin Air Show 2024. The AeroForce 380, which is currently being developed in partnership with South Africa-based Milkor, Originally announced at the Paris Air Show 2023, where Aerodata and Milkor solidified their commitment to cooperation with a...

DARPA Unveils Six Design Concepts for a Low-weight, Large-payload, Long-endurance UAV

May 23, 2024 @ 06:23 PM

ANCILLARY, DARPA's program for Advanced Aircraft Infrastructure-Less Launch And RecoverY, unveils six design concepts for a low-weight, large-payload, long-endurance VTOL uncrewed X-plane. The configurations and technology designs come from a wide array of performers, from small start-up to legacy aerospace companies, broadening the network of partners contributing to the program

Support for Upcoming F-16s, Air Defense & Artillery in Denmark's $524.2M Aid...

May 17, 2024 @ 09:20 AM

Denmark announces a new donation package of 5.6 billion kroner ($524

Leonardo DRS to Build Aerial Refuelling Operator Station for KC-46 Tanker Fleet

May 9, 2024 @ 06:53 AM

Boeing has awarded Leonardo DRS a contract to build upgraded aerial refueling operator stations (AROS 2.0) for U

USAF Planning Test Flight of B-52 Bomber with Upgraded Electronic Warfare...

March 29, 2024 @ 11:35 AM

The United States' Air Force (USAF) plans to test fly its B-52 strategic bomber equipped with a new electronic warfare (EW) system supplied by L3 Harris this year. Under a $947 million contract awarded in 2021, L3Harris is upgrading the AN/ALQ-172 electronic warfare (EW) self-protection system for the B-52, enhancing its...

Russian Su-27 on Fire, Crashes into Sea near Sevastopol

March 29, 2024 @ 08:56 AM

A Russian Su-27 fighter jet has crashed into the sea off the Crimean port of Sevastopol, its pilot bailed out and was rescued by a Russian team. Video from near the crash location shows the aircraft on fire and plunging with its nose down

Japan Plans to Upgrade 16 Airports, Ports for Military Use

March 29, 2024 @ 08:15 AM

Japan is set to upgrade five airports and eleven seaports for use by its defense forces and coast guard during military emergencies, Kyodo News reported on March 27. The Japanese government, through Kyodo News, revealed plans to upgrade five airports and eleven seaports to facilitate military operations during emergencies

China's H-20 Stealth Bomber to be Unveiled "Soon"- PLA Air Force Dy...

March 14, 2024 @ 07:34 AM

China's long-awaited strategic stealth bomber, the H-20 will be unveiled "soon," according to a top Chinese PLA Air Force Commander. Deputy Commander of the PLA Air Force, Wang Wei, who is also a member of the 14th National Committee of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), made these remarks to the Hong Kong Commercial Daily during the second session of the 14th National Committee of the CPPCC, which concluded on Sunday

Over 100 New Aircraft, 150 Helicopters Delivered to Russian Forces in 2023:

January 28, 2024 @ 10:55 AM

Russian Aerospace Forces (RuAF) received more than 100 aircraft and 150 helicopters in 2023, according to Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko who was speaking during the Single Day of Acceptance of Military Products on Friday. "More than 100 new and repaired aircraft have been delivered in the interests of the Aerospace Forces

French DGA Notifies Airbus of the First Work on Standard 2 of...

October 21, 2023 @ 02:28 PM

The French Direct General Armaments (DGA) has commenced equipping the Airbus A330 MRTT fleet with the MELISSA satellite communications antenna, allowing access to the SYRACUSE IV military constellation. The A330 MRTT Phoenix fleet will thus have a high-speed, sovereign and secure communications capacity, associated with increased means of transmission as part of the implementation of the air deterrent component

Slovaika Violated Agreement with Russia in Transferring MiG-29s to Ukraine: Russian FSMTC...

April 1, 2023 @ 08:47 AM

Russias Federal Service of Military Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) has accused Slovakia of gross violation of the agreement between the Russian Federation and the Slovak Republic in transferring four MiG-29 aircraft to Ukraine. According to the Military-Technical Cooperation agreement of April 29, 1997: "each of the Contracting Parties will not be without the written consent of the other Contracting Party sell or transfer to third countries weapons and military equipment, technical documentation for their production, information and materials obtained or acquired as a result of bilateral military-technical cooperation," the FSMTC said quoting the agreement

Chinese Y-20 Plane to Spawn Early Warning, Electronic Warfare Variants

January 27, 2023 @ 02:58 PM

China's Y-20 transport aircraft is expected to spawn variants such as early warning aircraft, a command and control aircraft, a long-range electronic warfare aircraft, or even a drone carrier.Besides, an expected engine upgrade will allow it to fly longer distance and carry more cargo than the current aircraft