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Paris Air Show’s double fighter reveal

The first day of the biennial Paris Air Show was dominated by breaking military aviation stories as two new sixth-generation fighter … Read More

Saab flies third Gripen E but won’t participate in Swiss evaluation

Swedish aerospace giant Saab conducted the first flight of its third Gripen E (serial 39-10) test aircraft on  June 10. It followed … Read More

‘Centurion’ Typhoon — the cornerstone of RAF ‘combat air’

There’s a quiet revolution going on. After years of degradation, ‘mass’ is a word that is finally gaining traction when it comes … Read More

Nellis aggressors — bad guys on the rise

As the temperature hits 30-degrees, four pilots step into the searing heat of a bright Nevada morning, quickly slapping on their sunglasses … Read More

USAF overhauls F-35 training plans

The US Air Force is re-shuffling its fifth-generation fighter Formal Training Units (FTUs). Eglin AFB, Florida, is to expand its resident … Read More

F-15EX gets tentative go-ahead

It looks like the US Air Force will get the go-ahead to commence procurement of the new Boeing F-15EX. However, a House Armed Services … Read More

‘Ghost’ aggressor F-16 unveiled

The US Air Force’s 64th Aggressor Squadron (AGRS) has unveiled its new F-16C scheme, known as the ‘Ghost’. The aircraft … Read More

USAF aggressor plans laid out

The USAF plans to reactivate the 65th Aggressor Squadron at Nellis AFB, Nevada, and will assign nine early production F-35As to the … Read More

F-35 ground collision avoidance system is recommended for fielding

The 412th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, has published the technical report on the Lockheed Martin F-35’s new Automatic … Read More

‘Centurion’ Typhoon uses new Brimstone capability on ops

The UK Ministry of Defence has published details of the latest combat missions in Operation ‘Shader’, the British commitment … Read More

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