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Saudi Arabia looks to buy Scorpion light attack aircraft

Saudi Arabia is in talks over the possible orders of the batch of Scorpion light attack aircraft. That was reported by FlightGlobal.com. According to Scott Donnelly, chief executive of parent company Textron, Saudia Arabia is one of a number...

New Ukrainian An-132D impresses experts at Paris Air Show 2017

The Antonov, a subsidiary of Ukraine's state-owned Ukroboronprom, partnered with Taqnia Aeronautics from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has unveiled the new multipurpose An-132D military transport aircraft at the Paris Air Show 2017. The new...

Saudi National Guard receives first batch of Boeing AH-6SA Little Bird helicopters

The Saudi Arabian National Guard (SANG) has received its first batch of Boeing AH-6SA Little Bird reconnaissance helicopters. The first batch of new Boeing AH-6SA Little Bird reconnaissance helicopters arrived in Saudi Arabia on 4 June, said the spokesperson...

Boeing completes radar upgrade for Saudi Arabia’s AWACS fleet

Boeing has completed a series of upgrades that substantially enhance the technological capabilities of Saudi Arabia’s E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft. Among the enhancements to improve radar capabilities and reduce repair...

Saudi Arabia orders 30 Chinese strike-capable reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicles

Saudi Arabia has signed a contract for the acquisition of 30 of the newest Chinese strike-capable reconnaissance unmanned aerial long-haul vehicles Wing Loong II (also known as Pterodactyl II). China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported...

Turkish defense company undertaking the modernisation of Saudi armoured personnel vehicles

The FNSS Savunma Sistemleri (FNSS) with BAE Systems are undertaking the modernisation of Saudi M113 armoured personnel vehicles at the Saudi Arabian Ground Forces High Command’s Al-Kharj Maintenance and Modernization facilities in Al Kharj. The Minister...

Yemeni missile strikes Saudi Arabia’s Riyadh military base

Yemen’s Houthi rebels have reportedly fired a surface to surface missile that hit a Saudi military camp Mazahimiyah 40 kilometer west of Saudi capital city Riyadh on Sunday night. According to Al-Masdar News, the Houthi rebels reportedly announced...

Saudi Arabia unveiled CH-4 armed unmanned aerial vehicle

The Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) formally has unveiled its first CH-4 armed unmanned aerial vehicle in a ceremony celebrating the 50th anniversary of the King Faisal Air College in Riyadh. The new CH-4 is an unmanned...