Aviation

The latest news from the world of military aviation

U.S. State Department approves possible air-to-air missile sale to Korea

The U.S. Department of State has approved a potential $253 million Foreign Military Sale (FMS) of AIM-120C-7/C-8 Advanced Medium Range…

Lockheed Martin receives $108 million for reentry vehicle that carried nuclear warhead

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded a new million contract by the U.S. Air Force for…

Bell offers its new helicopter as ideal military trainer

Textron subsidiary Bell is promoting its new light helicopter as an ideal military trainer, according to a company news release.…

Boeing releases impressive footage of T-7A Red Hawk’s low altitude tests

Boeing's defense unit has announced that U.S. Air Force’s newest trainer aircraft, the T-7A Red Hawk, successfully completed high speed…

C-130J Super Hercules pass two million flight hour mark

The U.S. defense giant Lockheed Martin announced Tuesday that the global community of C-130J Super Hercules operators recently surpassed 2 million…

Bell 360 Invictus helicopter makes public debut

Bell, part of American conglomerate Textron, displayed mock-up of its new rotorcraft, 360 Invictus, during the Association of the United…

U.S. Army’s Chinook to receive improved T55 engine

Diversified manufacturer Honeywell said Monday that it is finalizing a new and improved T55 engine to power the U.S. Army's Chinook…

Sikorsky discloses Raider X development

U.S. helicopter maker Sikorsky, a unit of Lockheed Martin, has disclosed the development of an advanced coaxial helicopter, which it…