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Stealth fighters to communicate via U-2
E/W Communication

Stealth fighters to communicate via U-2

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works, the Missile Defence Agency and the U.S. Air Force successfully linked a U-2, five F-35s and an F-22 in air .

Turkey Hires Former F-35 Executive
Air Bilateral Relations

Turkey Hires Former F-35 Executive

The Turkish defence industry has hired a former Lockheed Martin executive to lobby Alexandria-based firm Pentagon Strategies on the F-35.

 Hercules' Retirement Plans
Air

Hercules' Retirement Plans

The United Kingdom plans a major change at defence acquisition. The plan includes phasing out the RAF C-130 Hercules fleet in a couple of years.

JSM at Drop Test From JSF
Air Weapon / Missile

JSM at Drop Test From JSF

Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency released photos from a test conducted in February of the JSM, the air-launched version of the NSM.

Javelin for Norway
Weapon / Missile

Javelin for Norway

The State Department approved the sale of Javelin FGM-148 Missiles and related equipment to Norway for an estimated cost of $36 million.

USAF accepts First Boeing F-15EX
Air Defence Politics Modernisation

USAF accepts First Boeing F-15EX

The US Air Force (USAF) officially accepted the first F-15EX fighter on 10 March at Boeing’s St Louis production facility in Missouri following the maiden flight on 2 February 2021.

Belgian Air Force Grounds F-16 Fleet
Air Modernisation

Belgian Air Force Grounds F-16 Fleet

Belgian Air Force announced on February 11 that an F-16 aircraft had engine problems on take-off and landed immediately.

Finland to acquire Extended Range Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems
Weapon / Missile

Finland to acquire Extended Range Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems

The U.S. approved a possible FMS to Finland of Extended Range Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems for an estimated cost of $91.2 million.