Fighter jets, stunt pilots and parachute display teams took to the skies for a spectacular opening to Bahrain International Air Show (BIAS) 2016 yesterday (January 21). The fourth and the largest edition of the biennial event features 111 airc
China's top aircraft manufacturer has revealed specifications of an advanced stealth fighter jet in a bid to lure foreign buyers, the official China Daily reported on Friday.
In a rare disclosure, the state
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.
Kuwait plans to order 28 Super Hornet advanced fighter jets worth $3 billion from Boeing, a source said yesterday (May 7).
The order for the F/A-18E/F multirole aircraft marks an important victory for Boeing over European rivals,
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.
Thousands of Shi'ite Muslim Houthi fighters, who control much of Yemen, held military exercises near the border with top oil exporter and Sunni power Saudi Arabia on Thursday, a Houthi commander said, adding to fears Yemen's chaos could
The sale of 24 Dassault Aviation-built Rafale fighter jets to Egypt is "imminent", a French source said, adding that the French and Egyptian defence ministries, and Dassault were holding technical talks on Tuesday.
Among the thousands of militia fighters who flocked to northern Iraq to battle militant group Islamic State over the summer was Qais al-Khazali.
Like the fighters, Khazali wore green camouflage. But he also sported a shoulder-stra
British defence firm BAE Systems is making progress on a deal with Saudi Arabia over the pricing for Eurofighter jets, its chairman signalled, a key milestone for the company.
"Watch this space," Richard Olver told Reute
The delivery of F-16 fighters to Iraq is on track for next fall, a senior US administration official said on Wednesday, with Iraq recently depositing an installment of roughly $650 million for the jets.
The official said the issue