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‘Dambusters’ reform for F-35B

The Royal Air Force (RAF) officially reformed No 617 Squadron ‘Dambusters’ during as ceremony on April 17, in Washington … Read More

Su-30SM strides ahead

The cover story for our May issue involves the Russian Navy’s Su-30SM. Irkutsk-made Su-30 family started with the Su-30MKI for … Read More

Syrian air strikes: USAF Lancers in action

On April 14, at 0400hrs local time, 19 AGM-158B Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile — Extended Range (JASSM-ER) cruise missiles … Read More

Draken chooses Paramount to upgrade new Mirages

Adversary air service provider Draken International has selected Paramount Aerospace Systems to overhaul and provide ongoing engineering … Read More

Navy F-35C — back to sea

US Navy aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) completed fleet carrier qualifications (CQ) for F-35C pilots on March 17-21. … Read More

Qatari Eagles set to be most advanced to date

A $6.2 billion order from the government of last year Qatar for 36 F-15QA (Qatari Advanced) fighters is the latest in a long line of … Read More

USAF T-X trainer competition – the winning factors

This July the USAF will reveal the result of one of its most hotly-contested procurement competitions in years — the T-X trainer. … Read More

How Eurofighter reversed Typhoon’s fortunes

News last week that the UK and Saudi Arabia had signed a Memorandum of Intent to finalise discussions for the purchase of 48 Typhoons … Read More

Eurofighter Typhoon – by the numbers – more to come?

As the European defense industry looks towards a manned Future Combat Air System (FCAS) as a potential all-new fighter for the 2040-era, … Read More

‘Green Knights’ make first operational deployment for F-35B

A detachment of F-35B Lightning IIs from VMFA-121 ‘Green Knights’ embarked the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) … Read More

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