Air Forces & Military Aircraft

The latest on military aviation news and air force requirements from around the globe at Defence IQ’s online defence portal. With exclusive insight into fighter jet programmes, like the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, to transport aircraft, ISR platforms and UAVs, we hope to cover all your needs.

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Contributor: Oliver Austin
Posted: 10/16/2017
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A decision on whether to cancel the US Air Force’s long-awaited E-8 JSTARS (Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System) recapitalisation programme may be made public at the end of October, according to comments made by USAF Secretary Heather Wilson. Full Content »
Contributor: Georg Mader
Posted: 10/10/2017
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Amid Austria’s legal spat with Airbus, this month’s election may determine the fate of the country’s Eurofighter fleet. Full Content »
Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 10/02/2017
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Defence IQ surveyed the international airlift community on their assessment, future expectations and investment, and challenges in this crucial area of logistics… Full Content »
Contributor: Georg Mader
Posted: 09/18/2017
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Swiss authorities are conducting the first step in relaunching their fighter acquisition programme since the 2014 referendum scuppered the last effort, with the F-35 likely to be under serious consideration. Full Content »
Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 09/08/2017
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With fifth-generation fighter aircraft and an array of new transport platforms entering into services worldwide, it goes without saying that advanced military flight training remains a tri-service priority for most armed forces. Defence IQ is surveying the international military flight training community to understand the current and future trends in live, virtual and constructive solutions. Full Content »
Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 08/17/2017
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Updated annually, Defence IQ’s World Fighter Aircraft Market Report provides an overview of the key international fighter aircraft developments and nation-by-nation inventories. Full Content »
Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 07/31/2017
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Lockheed Martin's Advanced Development Programs division lifts the lid on the secretive, future technology being developed for fighter aircraft behind closed doors. Full Content »
Contributor: Georg Mader
Posted: 07/14/2017
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With new Italian leadership at the controls, the CEO of Czech jet manufacturer Aero Vodochody tells Defence IQ the company will return to the trainer market as a force to be reckoned with. Full Content »
Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 07/10/2017
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Major General Frank M. Muth, talks through the process and progress in building a brand new helicopter capability for the Saudi National Guard, from planning to execution. The successful creation of the AH6i brigade has seen additional equipment already procured for two further brigades. Full Content »
Contributor: T. Magill
Posted: 06/29/2017
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Bulgaria’s Defence Ministry has promised to speed up the procurement process for spare parts and maintenance needs to remedy ongoing problems with its fleet of MiG fighters as it begins to explore new fighter options. Full Content »
Contributor: Defence IQ Press
Posted: 06/20/2017
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Defence IQ spoke with Brigadier General Michel Lalumière, Director Force Development, Royal Canadian Air Force, to explore the RCAF’s future pilot training and simulation strategies. Full Content »
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