British C-17 transport aircraft arrives in Mali for the first time

The C-17 flight was to deliver supplies to the RAF Chinook Detachment currently deployed supporting French operations there, say the MoD.

Typhoon proposal submitted to Bulgaria

Italy and defence firm Leonardo have submitted their offer to the Bulgarian Ministry of Defence in response to the recent Request for Proposal for the acquisition of eight fighter aircraft to replace their ageing fleet.

British aid lands in Indonesia

An A400M Atlas has delivered 17.5 tonnes of UK aid supplies for those affected by the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia.

Demand ‘kick started’ in light military rotorcraft market say analysts

Data generated by Forecast International indicates that a number of planned new-start acquisition programs will kick-start demand in the long term in the light military rotorcraft market.

Defence Secretary announces negotiations to purchase E-7 Wedgetail

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced that the Ministry of Defence is in discussion with Boeing about the potential for the E-7 Wedgetail aircraft to replace the current Sentry fleet, say the MoD.

British Typhoon jets arrive in Oman for Exercise Saif Sareea 3.

Typhoon jets have arrived in Oman to take part in exercise SAIF SAREEA 3, as part of 140 Expeditionary Air Wing.

Hawk hot weather trials completed

The Royal Air Force has proven the Hawk advanced jet trainer's ability to operate in soaring temperatures, say the Ministry of Defence.

UK nearing final stages of deal for E-7 Wedgetail aircraft

The UK is in talks with Boeing to replace its fleet of ageing E-3 Sentry aircraft with E-7 Wedgetail aircraft.

British A400M Atlas to head to Indonesia to aid disaster relief efforts

The A400M Atlas will fly from from a base in the Middle East and arrive in Indonesia tomorrow.

F-35 conducts first night sorties on HMS Queen Elizabeth

It has been confirmed that the first F-35B night sorties from HMS Queen Elizabeth took place just two days after the first landing. 



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