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Turkiye's F-16 Viper Modernisation to be Divided by Two
Air Modernisation

Turkiye's F-16 Viper Modernisation to be Divided by Two

Turkiye’s F-16 Modernisation programme with the US is currently under discussion. Two institutions will share the workload to upgrade 79 jets to Block 70 level.

F-16 Viper Modernisation to be Divided by Two
Air Modernisation

F-16 Viper Modernisation to be Divided by Two

Turkiye’s F-16 Modernisation programme with the U.S. is currently under discussion. Two institutions will share the workload to upgrade 79 F-16 jets to Block 70 level.

TuRAF Goes for Northrop Grumman's IVEWS E/W Systems
Modernisation E/W

TuRAF Goes for Northrop Grumman's IVEWS E/W Systems

Turkish Air Force chooses Northrop Grumman's AN/ALQ-257 Integrated Viper Electronic Warfare Suite (IVEWS) for Turkish f-16s.

Biden Pushes U.S. Congress to Approve F-16 Sale to Turkiye
Air Bilateral Relations

Biden Pushes U.S. Congress to Approve F-16 Sale to Turkiye

U.S. President Joe Biden’s White House sent a letter to members of Congress on Wednesday urging approval of F-16 aircraft and modernisation kits to Turkiye.

Greece Upgrades F-16s to F-16V Block 70 Level
Air Modernisation

Greece Upgrades F-16s to F-16V Block 70 Level

The Greek Air Force modernises the F-16C/D Block 50 fighters to the F-16V Block 70 level, creating a homogeneous fleet of 121 F-16V fighters before 2030.

Fifth Upgraded Block 70 to Greece
Air

Fifth Upgraded Block 70 to Greece

Greece continues its aircraft upgrade programme under Hellenic Aerospace Industries (HAI) responsibility.

The First Brand-New F-16 Block 70 Takes Skies
Air

The First Brand-New F-16 Block 70 Takes Skies

Lockheed Martin, the U.S.-based company, announced the maiden flight of the first brand-new F-16 Block 70 aircraft.

Turkiye to Modernise Entire F-16 Fleet
Air Modernisation

Turkiye to Modernise Entire F-16 Fleet

Turkiye’s Defence Industry Executive Committee (SSIK) has decided to begin F-16 modernisation.

F-16 Vipers to Trust L3’s Electronic Shield
Air E/W

F-16 Vipers to Trust L3’s Electronic Shield

L3Harris Technologies will provide advanced electronic warfare (EW) AN/ALQ-254(V)1 system for the Lockheed Martin F-16 fighter jet.