January 30, 2019
Lockheed Martin and Royal Netherlands Air Force celebrate rollout of the first Dutch operational F-35
Dutch and American officials celebrated the roll out of the first operational F-35A Lightning II for the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, Texas, commemorating a transformational leap in capability for the future...
January 28, 2019
Boeing receives $2.4 billion P-8A Poseidon contract from US Navy
The US Navy has awarded Boeing a $2.4 billion production contract for the next 19 P-8A Poseidon aircraft. The contract includes 10 aircraft to add to the current inventory of P-8As in the US Navy fleet, all five jets currently under contract for Norway and the four aircraft remaining for the existing United Kingdom contract...
January 26, 2019
President confers Gallantry awards to IAF personnel on the occasion of Republic Day 2019
President confers Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry) to Wing Commander Bhuvanendran Nair Prasanth.
President confers Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry) to Sergeant Amit Kumar Jha.
January 24, 2019
Bureau of Indian standards in collaboration with Indian Air Force releases new standard for bio-jet fuel
To use bio-jet fuel on all military and civilian aircraft, BIS has in collaboration with IAF, research organisations and the industry brought out a new standard for Aviation Turbine Fuels.
January 15, 2019
GA-ASI builds industrial collaboration team in Belgium for MQ-9B SkyGuardian
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., the leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, electro-optic and related mission systems, announced today that it has teamed with five Belgium-based businesses as part of an industrial collaboration effort with the Belgian aerospace and defense industry.
January 10, 2019
US Air Force accepts first Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft
The US Air Force has accepted the first Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft, setting the stage for the aircraft's delivery to McConnell Air Force Base, in Wichita, Kan., in the coming weeks.
January 10, 2019
Indonesian Air Force places order for eight additional H225Ms
The Indonesian Air Force has ordered eight additional twin-engine multirole H225M helicopters as part of the country's fleet-strengthening initiative for a combat search and rescue-capable fleet.
January 10, 2019
High reliability and upgradeability keep LITENING leading the fight
The US Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $1.3 billion indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) award for LITENING advanced targeting pod sustainment, production, software and upgrades.
January 3, 2019
Boeing to modernize entire Spanish Chinook helicopter fleet
Boeing will upgrade all 17 of Spain's CH-47D Chinook helicopters to the F-model configuration, adding features such as the digital automatic flight control system, common avionics architecture system and advanced cargo handling to align that country's fleet with those of other nations.
January 2, 2019
Raytheon UK to secure hundreds of aerospace jobs in support of Royal Air Force Shadow aircraft fleet
Raytheon UK today signed a £250 million contract with the Ministry of Defence to provide 11 years of support and sustainment services to the Royal Air Force's Shadow aircraft fleet.
December 26, 2018
Sikorsky, Boeing provide first look at SB>1 DEFIANT™
Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, and Boeing provided the first look at the SB>1 DEFIANT™ helicopter the companies have developed for the US Army's Joint Multi-Role technology demonstrator program.
December 20, 2018
Lockheed Martin Meets 2018 F-35 Production Target with 91 Aircraft Deliveries
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) delivered the 91st F-35 aircraft for the year, meeting the joint government and industry delivery target for 2018 and demonstrating the F-35 enterprise's ability to ramp to full rate production.