The RSwAF Gripen C fleet is being upgraded. (David Oliver)

Swedish Air Force Switches Focus As It Prepares to Join NATO

The Chief of of the Swedish Air Force (RSwAF), Major General Jonas Wikman, at the annual Swedish Air Force Fan Club meeting said that...

Tempest demonstrator ‘to fly within five years’

A demonstrator of the Tempest sixth-generation fighter will fly within the next five years, senior officials associated with the programme announced at the Farnborough...

Powering up the Future Combat Air System

By signing the third implementing agreement for the Next Generation Weapon System (NGWS) within a Future Combat Air System (FCAS) in August 2021, France,...
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L3Harris Weapon Launchers on Saab’s Game-changing Gripen E Fighter to Increase Firepower, Pilot Security

The next-generation Saab Gripen E fighter aircraft will allow pilots with the Swedish and Brazilian air forces to carry significant firepower with enhanced air-to-air...
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Rafale F4 launched

Jon Lake - On 14 January 2019, the French government signed a $2.26 billion (€2 billion) contract with Dassault Aviation for a batch of...
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Important decision for Germany as a technology base

Sensor supplier HENSOLDT welcomes the German Bundestag's release of billion Euro budget for Eurofighter AESA radar and multi-purpose warship MKS 180. AESA radar Sensor systems supplier...
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Royal Thai Air Force Selects Beechcraft AT-6 Wolverine For Light Attack Role

Pitched against the Embraer Super Tucano, the Korea Aerospace Industries’ KA-1 and the Turkish Aerospace Industries’ Hurkuc C, the Beechcraft AT-6 Wolverine has been...
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UK Ministry of Defence chooses Leonardo/Thales protection system for RAF Shadow ISTAR fleet

The UK Ministry of Defence has chosen Leonardo and Thales, under a single source procurement, to deliver an integrated UK Defensive Aids System (DAS)...
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Deus Ex Machina

More details emerge regarding the electronic warfare capabilities potentially adorning the pan-European FCAS sixth generation fighter. During the 2018 ILA Berlin Air Show, Dassault...

Spectrum Sitrep

Our new section detailing new products, programme developments and operational news across the electronic warfare domain. Products Roke launched its new Perceive Electronic Support Measure (ESM)...

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