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Saif Sareea UAV Trials

David Oliver in Oman - During Saif Sareea 3, members of 1 Armoured Infantry Brigade under the command of Major Henry Jordan, SO2 Strike Experimental...
RAFO-Typhoon

RAF conducts air-refuelling training of Omani Typhoon pilots

David Oliver in Oman - During Exercise Saif Sareea 3 (Arabic for Swift Sword) in October 2018, a Royal Air Force (RAF) Airbus A330...
T-50

Mittens or Masters, Blue Magpies or Golden Eagles?

As the complexity of fighter aircraft keeps increasing, the need for better training aircraft that can prepare pilots for this higher level of performance...

Preparing for the worst

The Australian Defence Force has recently invested in its capability to react to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive CBRNe challenges. The Australian Army is...

Logistical Legacy Leaves Room for Change

Although a market with traditionally low numbers, there are plenty of airframe manufacturers ready to react to any gap in the military freighter market. The...
RQ-4B-Global-Hawk

Unmanned, Unblinking Eyes Over The Ocean

The ramp-up of capability in terms of MALE/HALE operations is happening, although fully operational systems in many cases are still some years away. ...
Myanmar Yak-130

Russia boosts Myanmar Air Force

Russia and Myanmar will implement a large-scale plan for bilateral military cooperation, Russian Defence Minister, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu announced during his...
WFP Il-76 lines up on the runway of Jordan’s Marka Airport

Care from the Air

One of the world’s largest operators of aircraft in conflict zones is the United Nations. Relying on the provision of aircraft from member states...
HMS-Argyll

UK Troops Exercise in Japan

UK-Japan bilateral ground exercises will take place for the first time in Japan in 2018 and both countries would take advantage of various opportunities including...
A-Hawk-II

New Chinese VTOL UAVs

The Chinese state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) unveiled two models of its A-Hawk series of strike-capable, reconnaissance vertical take-off and landing (VTOL)...

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