News and issues relating to the defense aerospace business, with emphasis on current/in-use, in-development and prospective programs for manned military aircraft, unmanned combat aircraft vehicles (UCAVs), military aircraft engines, avionics, missiles, bombs, guidance systems and ground-based air-defense systems.
Saab will begin delivering 36 Gripen NG fighters to Brazil in 2019.
The Alenia C-27A/J series has suffered a chequered procurement history in the U.S.
The IAF’s safety record is again under scrutiny, with concerns over training and maintenance being voiced unofficially.
international monitoring body says the UAVs will complement observers on the ground
Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin have protested the U.S. Air Force's 3DELRR contract award to Raytheon.
Brazilian company says that speed and flexibility are key attributes.
The Italian manufacturer is challenging the legality of the service’s plan to sole-source the contract to replace its fleet of Bell TH-67 trainers.
The U.S. Navy awarded Pratt & Whitney a contract modification on October 14 for a seventh low-rate initial production lot of F135 engines.
The judge dismissed charges of international corruption but found the CEOs guilty of "false invoicing."
Bell is offering the V-280 Valor tiltrotor while the Boeing-Sikorsky team is pitching the SB-1 Defiant, based on Sikorsky's X2 tech demonstrator.