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The Pentagon Wants Autonomous Fighter Jets to Join the F-35 in Combat
• The Pentagon Wants Autonomous Fighter Jets to Join the F-35 in Combat
— The pilotless aircraft could take to the skies before driverless vehicles hit the road.....>>
 
Decision anticipated for F-35 fighter jets at Eielson AFB
• Decision anticipated for F-35 fighter jets at Eielson AFB
— Eielson Air Force Base officials could announce as soon as Monday whether the base will get two....>>
 
Russia's New Fighter Plane Has Backward Wings
• Russia's New Fighter Plane Has Backward Wings
— Don't worry, the SR-10 still flies in the right direction. A new jet designed to train fighter ....>>
 
New X-47B Ship Goal: Clear Deck in 90 Sec.
• New X-47B Ship Goal: Clear Deck in 90 Sec.
— U.S. Navy to test X-47B integration into carrier landing tempo as Uclass competition kicks off ....>>
 
Navy Drones with a Mind of Their Own

• Navy Drones with a Mind of Their Own

 
 
Indian Naval variant of LCA Tejas to undergo tests in Goa soon • Indian Naval variant of LCA Tejas to undergo tests in Goa soon  
 
South Korea’s F-X Project and Structural Disarmament
• South Korea’s F-X Project and Structural Disarmament
— The ROK’s plans for next-generation fighters could prove very costly indeed. The F-X project in....>>
 
FGFA boasts cutting-edge life support systems
• FGFA boasts cutting-edge life support systems
— Final tests are being run for the onboard oxygen generation system that will be installed on al....>>
 
Su-35 capable of “previously unheard-of manoeuvrability”- Test pilot Bogdan
• Su-35 capable of “previously unheard-of manoeuvrability”- Test pilot Bogdan
— Sergey Bogdan, Hero of Russia and Sukhoi test pilot, who flew the Su-35 at the Paris Air Show, ....>>
 
Is Seoul Underestimating its Fighter Procurement Costs?
• Is Seoul Underestimating its Fighter Procurement Costs?
— While the South Korean F-X Phase 3 program is out for grabs for about two weeks, Boeing, Lockhe....>>
 
  XAIRFORCES NEWS ARCHIVES: News & Headlines
The Booming Business of Drones (1/4/2013)
How Good Is The World's Most Expensive Fighter Jet? (1/2/2013)
Tight budgets face Canada’s military this year (1/2/2013)
Bell-Boeing lands $1.4B military contract for additional V-22s (12/31/2012)
Lockheed gets $4.9bn F-35 funding (12/30/2012)
Saab integrates surveillance system for Piaggio Aero Industries (12/27/2012)
Russia’s 5th Generation T-50 Fighter Jet to Start State Tests in March (12/23/2012)
Russian Military to Get 30 More Su-30SM Fighter Jets (12/19/2012)
And Then There Were Four T-50s In The Air (12/18/2012)
U.S. Air Force approves start of F-35 pilot training (12/17/2012)
For Lockheed's F-16 fighter, still buyers after all these years (12/16/2012)
There are no cheap alternatives to the F-35s for Canada (12/13/2012)
The U.S. Navy’s X-47B UCAS-D Ships Out (12/6/2012)
Lockheed Said Close to Pentagon Backing for 29 F-35 Jets (12/6/2012)
China’s Shenyang J-15 Flanker Fighter Goes To Sea; New Versions Planned (11/30/2012)
F-16 Aircraft Depot-Level MRO : S.A.B.C.A. (Charleroi Belgium) delivers its 1200th F-16. (10/26/2012)
F-35A Drops Guided Weapons over China Lake (10/17/2012)
Components of the first Tranche 3 Typhoon have been loaded (10/5/2012)
Operational Firing of an Exocet Missile from a Rafale M (9/27/2012)
A new Chinese J-31 “Gyrfalcon” Stealth Fighter Design Unveiled at the Shenyang Aircraft Corp. (9/16/2012)
 
The Booming Business of Drones (1/4/2013)
How Good Is The World's Most Expensive Fighter Jet? (1/2/2013)
Tight budgets face Canada’s military this year (1/2/2013)
Bell-Boeing lands $1.4B military contract for additional V-22s (12/31/2012)
Lockheed gets $4.9bn F-35 funding (12/30/2012)
Saab integrates surveillance system for Piaggio Aero Industries (12/27/2012)
Russia’s 5th Generation T-50 Fighter Jet to Start State Tests in March (12/23/2012)
Russian Military to Get 30 More Su-30SM Fighter Jets (12/19/2012)
And Then There Were Four T-50s In The Air (12/18/2012)
U.S. Air Force approves start of F-35 pilot training (12/17/2012)
For Lockheed's F-16 fighter, still buyers after all these years (12/16/2012)
There are no cheap alternatives to the F-35s for Canada (12/13/2012)
The U.S. Navy’s X-47B UCAS-D Ships Out (12/6/2012)
Lockheed Said Close to Pentagon Backing for 29 F-35 Jets (12/6/2012)
China’s Shenyang J-15 Flanker Fighter Goes To Sea; New Versions Planned (11/30/2012)
F-16 Aircraft Depot-Level MRO : S.A.B.C.A. (Charleroi Belgium) delivers its 1200th F-16. (10/26/2012)
F-35A Drops Guided Weapons over China Lake (10/17/2012)
Components of the first Tranche 3 Typhoon have been loaded (10/5/2012)
Operational Firing of an Exocet Missile from a Rafale M (9/27/2012)
A new Chinese J-31 “Gyrfalcon” Stealth Fighter Design Unveiled at the Shenyang Aircraft Corp. (9/16/2012)
 
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• Su-35 capable of “previously unheard-of manoeuvrability”- Test pilot Bogdan

(1/4/2014)
Sergey Bogdan, Hero of Russia and Sukhoi test pilot, who flew the Su-35 at the Paris Air Show, talks to Ogomyok about the aircraft and the state of aviation engineering in Russia....>>

• Is Seoul Underestimating its Fighter Procurement Costs?

(7/1/2013)
While the South Korean F-X Phase 3 program is out for grabs for about two weeks, Boeing, Lockheed Martin and EADS are not rushing to take this opportunity at the lowest cost....>>

• UFO over Paris? Unique Russian 4++ gen fighter rocks Paris Air Show

(6/17/2013)
Russia’s Sukhoi has rocked the 50th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget with the premiere of its cutting-edge Su-35 fighter. Super-maneuverable even for a Sukhoi, the Su-35 has been dubbe...>>

• Paris Air Show 2013: Twin-seat FC-1/JF-17 breaks cover

(6/16/2013)
Aviation Industries of China (AVIC) revealed a twin-seat model of its Chengdu Aircraft Corporation FC-1 export fighter at the Paris Air Show 2013....>>

• Turkey Picks Saab To Mentor National Fighter Program

(6/6/2013)
Turkey has selected Saab to help shape its plans to design, develop and manufacture its first national fighter jet....>>

• MiG Signs Attack Drone R&D Contract

(5/31/2013)
Russian military aircraft maker MiG is to go ahead with a research-and-development project for an unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) based on its Skat prototype, after signing a de...>>

• Su-35 Could Steal Paris Fighter Limelight

(5/27/2013)
Combat aircraft are the traditional Paris air show scene-stealers. But it has been a long time since there was an undisputed vedette to hog the limelight—a gap that the Sukhoi Su-3...>>

• Alenia Aermacchi M-346 and C-27J At International Training Conference

(5/22/2013)
Alenia Aermacchi Will Showcase Its M-346 Simulator and C-27J Aircraft At International Training Conference - News release from Alenia:...>>

• China’s Lijian UCAV “Sharp Sword” spotted taxiing

(5/18/2013)
China’s first jet-powered stealth unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV), the Lijian or “Sharp Sword,” was recently spotted undergoing taxiing tests in China, AIN reports....>>

 



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