French warplanes targeted a command post and a recruitment centre for jihadists in the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa in the second consecutive night of strikes ordered by President Francois Hollande, a military command spokesman told Reuters
Alcoa Inc said it had got a contract to supply titanium to Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 Lightning II aircraft.
The contract has an estimated value of about $1.1 billion, the company said on Wednesday.
Turkish jets took part in US-led coalition air strikes against Islamic State in Syria for the first time on Friday, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said.
"Our jets started last night to carry out air operatio
A Saudi-led raid on the Yemeni army headquarters in the capital Sanaa has killed at least 44 and wounded more than 100, including women and children, the Houthi-run Saba news agency said on Sunday.
"More than 44 citizens were
Saudi Arabia said all options were open including ground operations to stop mortar attacks on its border towns by Yemen's Houthi militia, as its jets hammered the group's positions ahead of US-led talks on a temporary truce.
Saudi-led coalition warplanes bombed Yemen on Wednesday despite an announcement by Riyadh that it was ending its campaign of air strikes, while renewed fighting erupted on the ground between rebels and forces loyal to the exiled president.
India was aiming to agree a deal to buy 63 French-made Rafale fighter jets for €7.2 billion ($7.7 billion) during the Indian prime minister's visit to Paris starting on Friday, Le Monde newspaper reported.
European planemaker Airbus has won a crucial order worth roughly $14 billion at list prices from Delta Air Lines for 50 long-haul, wide-bodied jets, three people familiar with the matter said.
The order, to be split between the al
Iraqi pilots who have joined Islamic State in Syria are training members of the group to fly in three captured fighter jets, a group monitoring the war said on Friday, saying it was the first time that the militant group had taken to the air.
Aircraft from Saudi Arabia and the UAE joined US warplanes in a new wave of bombing raids yesterday against Islamic State jihadists in Syria, the US military said.
Coalition fighter jets and robotic drone planes conducted six stri