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Worldwide, an estimated 4,000 fighters, valued between $260 billion - $367 billion are forecast to be procured over the next 15 years. Despite the rapid increase in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) numbers worldwide and future plans for Uninhabited Combat Air Vehicles...
US offers to jointly produce fighter aircraft with India The US has offered to produce fighter aircraft jointly with India to promote deeper military ties as it spoke about the Indian Air Force facing a "critical shortage" of front-line fighter jets. Talking about...
In this infographic, Defence IQ takes a look at which countries have what in terms of fighter and attack aircraft. This global map identifies the type of aircraft each country currently has and explains where they are, how many there are and to which service they belo...
Worldwide, an estimated 4,000 fighters, valued between $260 billion - $367 billion are forecast to be procured over the next 15 years. Despite the rapid increase in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) numbers worldwide and future plans for Uninhabited Combat Air Vehicles...
The World Market for Fighter Aircraft is valued at $164 Billion over the next decade by Forecast International. This is based on production of 3,345 aircraft.Aside from traditional tasks such as defensive and offensive counter air missions, today’s fighters are increasi...
Jet fighter requirements have been identified in 27 countries, while active aircraft fighter procurement programmes are also under way in 35 countries.The largest fighter programme is the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
Maj. Gen. Jerry Harris, Vice Commander of Air Combat Command, USAF, spoke to Defence IQ about the current priorities for fighter development in the ACC and how this needs to be achieved through concerted open architecture efforts. We also asked him to cast a forward loo...
At an estimated development cost of US$40bn and after a series of delays, development of Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II under the Joint Strike Fighter programme has been the target for critics from all sides in recent years. This month, debate erupted in Canada a...
The ongoing NATO intervention in Libya has brought to the fore an issue which has plagued European air forces since the Kosovo air campaign - a chronic shortage of tanker aircraft. Despite the shock of the Kosovo campaign - in which the United States provided nearly...
Italy primed for first international F-35 flight Italy will conduct the first F-35 flight outside the US in October, according to Lockheed Martin. The first test flight will be followed by a transatlantic crossing in early 2016 to Luke Air Force Base in Arizona wher...
The Fifth Generation Fighter race has now picked up considerable speed as Moscow demonstrated two Sukhoi T-50 PAK FA (Perspective Frontline Aviation Complex) stealth fighters at the 10th International Aviation and Space Show, MAKS-2011, in Zhukovsky, near Moscow. M...
Turkey has released a Request for Information (RFI) for its indigenous fighter jet programme set to replace the F-16 fighter fleet by 2030, according to reports.
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