Democratic Republic of Congo Procures Paramount Group's Mwari Aircraft

September 22, 2023 @ 01:17 PM

South African defense firm Paramount Group announced that the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has made a purchase of "several" Mwari aircraft. This procurement decision comes after Paramount Group supplied equipment to Mozambique, where the Mwari aircraft is already in operational use

KLM FLight Academy Orders 14 Diamond Training Aircraft

September 19, 2023 @ 09:45 AM

KLM Flight Academy has decided to replace its AVGAS fleet with jet-fuel powered Diamond training aircraft, which burns up to 50% less fuel and produces less CO2 and noise emissions. KLM Flight Academy is based at Groningen Airport Eelde (the Netherlands)

F-35 Jet Missing After Pilot Ejects Following Mishap in U.S.

September 18, 2023 @ 06:33 AM

Today in South Carolina, an F-35B pilot conducted an ejection maneuver at approximately 2:00 PM local time north of Joint-Base Charleston and is presently unaccounted for. The pilot successfully deployed their parachute and is currently in stable condition

UAE to Replace Indonesia in South Korean KF-21 Project: Rumour or Fact?

September 17, 2023 @ 01:26 PM

Rumours are afoot that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has offered to cooperate with South in developing the KF-21 'Boramae' 4.5 generation fighter jet by replacing Indonesia which is said to behind on its payment schedule as part of its contribution to the program

Boeing Delivers First T-7A Red Hawk to U.S.A.F., Advances Augmented Reality Integration...

September 16, 2023 @ 08:42 AM

Boeing handed over the first engineering and manufacturing development T-7A Red Hawk to the United States Air Force. This event paves the way for continued flight testing, initially in St

Indian Defence Acquisition Council Approves Purchase of 12 Sukhoi Su-30MKI Jets

September 15, 2023 @ 05:22 PM

The Indian defense acquisition council today approved the purchase of 12 Sukhoi Su-30MKI Jets from Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) among various acquisition approvals totaling INR 45000 crore ($5.4 Billion)

Russia Sees Cooperation with North Korea in Aircraft Manufacturing as Kim Jong-Un...

September 15, 2023 @ 10:37 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un embarked on a significant visit to a Russian Su-35 aircraft production facility today, subtly alluding to the potential for collaboration between the two nations in the realm of aircraft manufacturing. Accompanied by Russian Deputy Prime Minister and Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Denis Manturov, Kim Jong-Un embarked on an enlightening tour of aircraft manufacturing establishments in the city of Komsomolsk-on-Amur

Bell, U.S. Air Force, to Test High-Speed Vertical Takeoff and Landing Module...

September 15, 2023 @ 08:06 AM

Bell Textron Inc., a subsidiary of Textron Inc

Lockheed Martin Wins $151.4M to Build F-16 Block 70 Jets for Bulgaria

September 15, 2023 @ 05:19 AM

The Pentagon has awarded Lockheed Martin a contract valued $151.4 million for Bulgaria F-16 Block 70 production

MBDA, Mitsubishi to work on Weapons Integration for GCAP Sixth-Gen Combat Aircraft...

September 14, 2023 @ 02:34 PM

MBDA UK, MBDA Italia, and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation of Japan have announced a collaboration agreement for the Global Combat Air Programme (GCAP) at DSEI 2023. The three companies will work together to ensure the integration of weapons for the GCAP platform

Collins Aerospace Chosen by BAE Systems for Eurofighter Cockpit Displays

September 14, 2023 @ 01:39 PM

BAE Systems has chosen Collins Aerospace, a business under RTX, as the supplier of Large Area Display (LAD) technology to be incorporated into the forthcoming Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft cockpits. The ultra-high-definition Large Area Display (LAD) will be used by BAE Systems as part of its rapid capability development programme, Project Medulla, which sees it investing in future technologies for use across its combat air portfolio, including Eurofighter Typhoon

South Korea Approved to Buy 25 F-35 Jets for $5.06 Billion

September 14, 2023 @ 06:13 AM

The United States has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Republic of Korea of F-35 Aircraft and related equipment for an estimated cost of $5.06 billion