UK invests £40m in Typhoon jet Defensive Aids Sub System upgrades

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has announced an investment of £40 million to improve the defence capabilities of Typhoon.

P-8 Poseidon being examined as replacement for Sentinel surveillance aircraft

The UK is examining sensor augmentation of the P-8 Poseidon to make it a suitable replacement for the Sentinel surveillance aircraft.

New P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft squadrons named

Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has revealed the identity of the two new P-8 Poseidon squadrons.

Australia seeking to upgrade Super Hornet fleet in $101.4 million deal

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has approved a request from Australia for upgrades to its F/A-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft.

Government suggest change to UK F-35 variant order after first 48 F-35Bs

Earl Howe, Minister of State for Defence and Deputy Leader of the House of Lords, has suggested that a change in F-35 variant may be on the cards after the first 48 F-35Bs.

Sentinel fleet cut by one aircraft but gains reprieve until 2021

Reports had suggested that fleet will go from 5 aircraft to 4 as the RAF are forced to cut one of the aircraft in order to keep the type in service, this has now been confirmed.

F-35As, F-35Bs come together for Exercise Red Flag

This iteration of Red Flag is the first to have both the F-35A and F-35B aircraft.

PICTURES: USAF Thunderbirds take to the skies of the UK in preparation for RIAT...

Images show the US Air Force Thunderbirds fly over several bases and landmarks in preparation for the 2017 Royal International Air Tattoo being held at RAF Fairford.

UK orders full scale F-35 engine mockup training device

As part of support sustainment activities for the United Kingdom’s F-35 initial operational capability, training aids continue to be ordered.

Sentinel surveillance aircraft to be retained to 2021

A question asked and answered today in Parliament would seem to indicate that the Sentinel fleet will be retained until at least 2021.



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