New international order for the C-27J

Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi signed a new order for two C-27J tactical airlifters by an Air Force of the African continent. The contract also envisages a logistic support package. The two aircraft will be delivered starting from 2017 and will be used for the transport of troops and materials and for homeland security and civil protection operating More...

26/09/2015 23:23
26/09/2015 22:12

Boeing, U.S. Air Force KC-46A Tanker Completes Successful First Flight

The Boeing [NYSE: BA] and U.S. Air Force team successfully completed the first flight of a KC-46A tanker aircraft today, taking off from Paine Field at 1:24 p.m. (PST) and landing four hours later at Boeing Field More...

24/09/2015 23:49

Sagem and AOI – Aircraft Factory sign collaboration agreement on drones for Egyptian defense market

Sagem (Safran) and Egyptian manufacturer AOI-Aircraft Factory have signed an exclusive commercial and industrial collaboration agreement concerning the Patroller™ surveillance drone system, to address the requirements More...

24/09/2015 22:31

LM and Norwegian Armed Forces Celebrate Rollout of Norway’s First F-35A

Ceremonies were held today at the Lockheed Martin F-35 production facility celebrating the rollout of the first F-35A Lightning II for the Norwegian Armed Forces. The event marked an important production milestone More...

21/09/2015 18:41

Pilot training center of Azerbaijani Air Forces was opened

Under the instructions of Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev on increasing the level of training of the Air Force, a military pilot training center opened in the country, the defense More...

20/09/2015 12:51

Counter-UAV System from Airbus Defence and Space protects large installations and events from illicit intrusion

Airbus Defence and Space has developed a Counter-UAV System which detects illicit intrusions of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) over critical areas at long ranges and offers electronic countermeasures minimizing More...

18/09/2015 15:50

TurAz Falcon 2015 military exercises finished – PHOTOS

Joint tactical exercises TurAz Falcon 2015 of the Azerbaijani and Turkish air forces, which had begun on August 22, came to a close on September 18, press service’s Minstry of Defence of Azerbaijan told Azeri More...

17/09/2015 16:47

Green Hills Software’s INTEGRITY-178 integrated into Turkey’s T-70

Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in high assurance operating systems, announced today that ASELSAN has successfully integrated the INTEGRITY®-178 tuMP™ (time-variant unified multiprocessing) operating More...

17/09/2015 13:06

Iran Has Drones with 3,000km Flying Range

Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Brigadier General Hossein Salami announced that the IRGC has developed a drone technology which has empowered its pilotless aircraft with the capability More...

17/09/2015 12:50

Finmeccanica – Selex ES receives advanced targeting lasers order for F-35

Finmeccanica – Selex ES has been awarded a contract by prime contractor Lockheed Martin to supply 165 advanced targeting lasers for the F-35 Lightning II’s Electro-Optical Targeting System (EOTS). The contract More...