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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

US Navy ‘Wings of Gold’

Combat Aircraft embedded with the US Navy’s Training Air Wing One at NAS Meridian, Mississippi, for our December and January issues … Read More

Laser rockets deployed on Marine Hornets

The US Marine Corps has deployed the BAE Systems Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) laser-guided rocket system on its F/A-18C … Read More

T-X: who will win?

In the first of a new series of features, we look at the three main T-X contenders. Leonardo DRS has been proactive in talking up the … Read More

Saab unveils GlobalEye

Saab unveiled its new GlobalEye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) ‘swing-role surveillance’ aircraft today at its … Read More

ATAC opens ‘adversary center of excellence’

The Airborne Tactical Advantage Company (ATAC, part of Textron Airborne Solutions) has announced plans for a ‘Adversary Center … Read More

What will Belgium choose — Typhoon or Lightning?

While the German Tornado replacement requirement put the spotlight solidly on both the F-35 and the Typhoon, the Luftwaffe has been … Read More

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