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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....>>
 
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France to Upgrade 10 Rafale-Ms to Latest F3 Standard (4/23/2012)
The US Navy Issues RFI for Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Successor (4/19/2012)
F-35 training center begins formal training (4/16/2012)
Russian Air Force to get supermaneuverable aircraft (4/13/2012)
Pentagon Updates F-35 Lightning II Cost Estimates, Schedule (4/13/2012)
B-2 Bomber Flies 18.5-Hour Polar Test Mission (4/4/2012)
Sukhoi Fighters Marks 500th Su-35 Test Flight (4/4/2012)
Lockheed Martin to celebrate delivery of 4,500th F-16 (4/3/2012)
Typhoon FSR at DSA 2012 in Malaysia (3/30/2012)
F-22 Fighter Ready for War Despite Mystery Problem: U.S. Air Force (3/29/2012)
Medium/Heavy Military Rotorcraft Market Entering Down Cycle (3/20/2012)
Boeing Delivers 1st Aircraft Under US Navy F/A-18E/F and EA-18G MYP III Contract (3/16/2012)
First Flight for Final F-22 Fighter (3/16/2012)
Russian Air Force to Receive Six Su-35 Flanker-E Fighters by Year End (3/12/2012)
Russia Close to Signing Su-35 Fighter Deal with China (3/6/2012)
Swedish Air Force Will Need 60 to 80 New Next-Generation JAS Gripen Fighters (3/2/2012)
Russian Defense Ministry to Buy 92 Sukhoi Su-34 Fullback Fighters (3/1/2012)
Russia Signs Contract for Navy MiG-29K Fighter Jets (2/29/2012)
Pentagon Estimates $1 Trillion For JSF Operations (2/28/2012)
Marine Corps Aviation Introduces F-35B Lightning II Into Fleet (2/24/2012)
 
France to Upgrade 10 Rafale-Ms to Latest F3 Standard (4/23/2012)
The US Navy Issues RFI for Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Successor (4/19/2012)
F-35 training center begins formal training (4/16/2012)
Russian Air Force to get supermaneuverable aircraft (4/13/2012)
Pentagon Updates F-35 Lightning II Cost Estimates, Schedule (4/13/2012)
B-2 Bomber Flies 18.5-Hour Polar Test Mission (4/4/2012)
Sukhoi Fighters Marks 500th Su-35 Test Flight (4/4/2012)
Lockheed Martin to celebrate delivery of 4,500th F-16 (4/3/2012)
Typhoon FSR at DSA 2012 in Malaysia (3/30/2012)
F-22 Fighter Ready for War Despite Mystery Problem: U.S. Air Force (3/29/2012)
Medium/Heavy Military Rotorcraft Market Entering Down Cycle (3/20/2012)
Boeing Delivers 1st Aircraft Under US Navy F/A-18E/F and EA-18G MYP III Contract (3/16/2012)
First Flight for Final F-22 Fighter (3/16/2012)
Russian Air Force to Receive Six Su-35 Flanker-E Fighters by Year End (3/12/2012)
Russia Close to Signing Su-35 Fighter Deal with China (3/6/2012)
Swedish Air Force Will Need 60 to 80 New Next-Generation JAS Gripen Fighters (3/2/2012)
Russian Defense Ministry to Buy 92 Sukhoi Su-34 Fullback Fighters (3/1/2012)
Russia Signs Contract for Navy MiG-29K Fighter Jets (2/29/2012)
Pentagon Estimates $1 Trillion For JSF Operations (2/28/2012)
Marine Corps Aviation Introduces F-35B Lightning II Into Fleet (2/24/2012)
 
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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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