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USAF Receives First Five T-7A Red Hawks for Test Flights
Air

USAF Receives First Five T-7A Red Hawks for Test Flights

The US Air Force on September 14 received the first five Boeing T-7A Red Hawk aircraft to conduct test flights.

Boeing to test DARPA’s Glide Breaker Prototype
Weapon / Missile

Boeing to test DARPA’s Glide Breaker Prototype

DARPA has awarded Boeing a $70.6 million contract to develop and test technologies for the Glide Breaker hypersonic interceptor prototype.

Indonesia Acquires the Airbus A330 MRTT
Air

Indonesia Acquires the Airbus A330 MRTT

Airbus and Boeing were competing for the Indonesian Air Force Tanker Fleet. Indonesia will acquire the Airbus A330 MRTT.

Indonesia Secures Boeing’s F-15 IDN Fighter Jets
Air

Indonesia Secures Boeing’s F-15 IDN Fighter Jets

Indonesia agreed to purchase 24 F-15 IDN fighter jets from Boeing. The deal follows Rafale’s commitments by 18 examples to 24 aircraft.

Defence Top 100: Four Turkish Companies on the List
Country

Defence Top 100: Four Turkish Companies on the List

US-based “Defense News” published its annual top 100 list for 2022. Four Turkish companies have taken place on the list with the ASFAT Inc surprise.

Czech Republic Gets Green Light for F-35A
Air Ammunition Weapon / Missile

Czech Republic Gets Green Light for F-35A

Czech Republic received permission to buy F-35A aircraft, AMRAAM missile, StormBreaker and 2000 lb ammunition for an estimated value of up to $5.62 billion.

Canada Buys 16 P-8A Aircraft
Air Navy / Maritime

Canada Buys 16 P-8A Aircraft

The U.S. approved a possible FMS sale of P-8A maritime aircraft to Canada for an estimated cost of $5.9 billion. DSCA announced the decision.

Boeing’s T-7A Red Hawk Gets Certified
Air

Boeing’s T-7A Red Hawk Gets Certified

Boeing’s T-7A Red Hawk trainer received MFR certification from the USAF. The certification is a green light for T-7A’s first flight with a military pilot.

Ukraine Admits Using US-supplied JDAM-ER Bombs
Ammunition

Ukraine Admits Using US-supplied JDAM-ER Bombs

The Ukrainian Air Force has confirmed that it is now starting to use the Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM-ER) bomb supplied by the United States.

Boeing to Build 185 AH-64E Apache for US Army, Australia and Egypt
Air Bilateral Relations

Boeing to Build 185 AH-64E Apache for US Army, Australia and Egypt

The United States Army announced that it had awarded Boeing to purchase up to 184 AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for Australia and Egypt through the FMS.

The Winner Aircraft of INS Vikrant to be Announced
Air

The Winner Aircraft of INS Vikrant to be Announced

There are rumours that the Rafale M from Dassault France will be selected and determined as the winner as the new fighter jet to be deployed on India's most recent and indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant. However, India has not announced the winner of the competition between the Dassault Rafale M fighter jet and the Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet.

Germany May Approve the Purchase of the Israeli Arrow 3 anti-missile system
Weapon / Missile

Germany May Approve the Purchase of the Israeli Arrow 3 anti-missile system

According to the Jerusalem Post, Germany may approve the purchase of the Israeli Arrow 3 anti-missile system next week. The acquisition, which has been in negotiations for months, would provide Germany with an exoatmospheric anti-missile system.

Boeing and Airbus Join Forces to Compete for the UK Helicopter Contract
Air

Boeing and Airbus Join Forces to Compete for the UK Helicopter Contract

Boeing and Airbus have joined forces to bid for a UK government contract to supply helicopters to the Royal Air Force and British Army, the companies announced on Monday.

Boeing Offers T-7A Trainer Jet to RAAF
Air Expo and Air Show

Boeing Offers T-7A Trainer Jet to RAAF

Boeing offered an announced T-7A trainer to Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) at Avalon 2023 Australian International Airshow.