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RC-135W ZZ664 seen here on delivery to RAF Waddington © Gordon Jones – globalaviationresource.com

The RAF’s RC-135 Rivet Joint takes to the sky

After spending six months on the ground at RAF Waddington following its delivery, the RAF’s first, and currently only, RC-135W Rivet Joint took to the skies today for the first time as an RAF...
combat helicopter Mi-28

Rosoboronexport Is Starting to Supply the Mi-28NE Abroad

The only official especial exporter Rosoboronexport announced that the supplying of the Mi-28NE beginning to the foreign partners. It became known at the VII International Exhibition of Helicopter Industry HeliRussia-2014. In the exposition of...
AW-109E Power of the Philippine Navy (photo : PN)

AW-109Es Extend Range, Reach of Filipino Warships

With the AgustaWestland AW-109E "Power" helicopters now in service, Philippine Navy spokesperson Col. Edgard Arevalo said that these new planes can increase the range and reach of Filipino warships conducting maritime patrols. The AW-109Es were...

Ukroboronservice repaired S-300PS air-defense system for the needs of Air Forces of Armed Forces...

Ukroboronservice, being incorporated with Ukroboronprom State Concern, together with Command of Air Forces of Armed Forces of Ukraine signed the acceptance certificate of air-defense system S-300PS after an intermediate repair on life extension by...

Turkish businessman acquires army vehicle maker BMC

Turkey´s competition authority on Wednesday approved the sale of Turkish military vehicle manufacturer, BMC to Turkish businessman Ethem Sancak. The Turkish businessman offered 751 million Turkish lira (US$360 million) on April 25 to buy the...
Airbus' VTOL Quancruiser UAV

Airbus’ VTOL Quancruiser UAV successfully transitions to fixed-wing flight

A proof-of-concept unmanned aerial vehicle that combines fixed-wing and helicopter capabilities is being tested by the Airbus Group. The electric-powered Quadcruiser is a joint effort of Airbus Group Innovations and Airbus Defense, with the...

Russia to deliver another batch of TOS-1A heavy flamethrowers to Azerbaijan in the near...

Russia will deliver another batch of TOS-1A “Solntsepyok” heavy flamethrowers to Azerbaijan in the near future, Uralvagonzavod (UVZ) Concern of Russia, represented in KADEX-2014 defense expo in Astana told APA. The next batch includes...

Azerbaijan buys Russian Coastal Defense Missile System 3K60 BAL-E

Azerbaijan buys Russian Coastal Defense Missile System 3K60 BAL-E. Azerbaijani Defense Ministry interested in the possibility of purchasing Russian coastal missile systems "Bal-E". About this said Boris Obnosov, CEO of "Tactical Missiles",...