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The basic development plan for the Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) was recently agreed, according to Russian media.
New revelations show continuing vulnerability of satellite datalinks.
The Ilyushin Il-106 could be a replacement for the An-124s that are no longer supported by Ukraine.
The Army is transitioning its basic training and basic combat skills training flying from the Bell TH-67 Creek and OH-58A/C Kiowa Warrior to the UH-72A.
The U.S. Air Force served notice that it will
But contract for 36 Rafales remains to be signed, and most details of the helicopter deal remain undefined.
The new tanker offloaded fuel to an F-16C flying over Washington state, completing a key milestone toward KC-46A low-rate initial production.
Delivery of the costly P2E and P3E enhancement packages are vital to the RAF plan for retiring the Tornado strike jet
The small tube-launched UAS will reach the turbulent airspace that manned aircraft cannot/
The Iraqi government seeks the weapons to equip recently arrived Lockheed Martin F-16s in the battle against Islamic State militants.