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RAF Typhoons take Meteor into service – updated

Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoons have made the first in-service missions with the MBDA Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile … Read More

US Navy carrier air wing evolution

The US Navy’s nine carrier air wings (CVWs) are undergoing one of their most challenging times in modern history, writes Mike Crutch … Read More

Boeing T-X moves ahead

Boeing’s winning T-X aircraft is entering 2019 preparing for Engineering and Manufacturing Development. In an exclusive interview … Read More

F-35 enters IOT&E

The F-35 has finally started formal Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E), which is designed to measure the effectiveness, … Read More

Airbus teams with Lockheed Martin on A330 tanker for USAF

Lockheed Martin and Airbus have signed an agreement to jointly explore opportunities to meet the growing demand for aerial refuelling … Read More

TacAir to provide US Navy Red Air

Nevada’s Tactical Air Support – TacAir – has won a US Navy contract to provide fourth-generation fighter jet services using … Read More

Luftwaffe Eurofighters police the Baltics

The German Luftwaffe is two months into its latest period covering the enhanced Baltic Air Policing mission from Ämari air base in … Read More

Bahrain buys AH-1Z

The Royal Bahraini Air Force has confirmed long-rumoured plans to purchase 12 AH-1Z attack helicopters from Bell. The estimated $912m … Read More

Second special RAF Tornado GR4 revealed

The Royal Air Force has revealed a second Tornado GR4 specially-painted for the type’s retirement from service. Following on … Read More

J-20 shows its teeth in Zhuhai

The Chengdu J-20A stealth fighter is the undoubted star of China’s current fighter developments, and at this year’s International … Read More


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