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French Navy Aircraft Train with U.S. Navy During Chesapeake 2018

ATLANTIC OCEAN: A French navy Rafale fighter jet crests the horizon, on a glide path to touch down as part of an historic combined...

Airmen, F-35 Jets Return from Japan Deployment

Airmen and F-35A aircraft from the active duty 388th Fighter Wing and Reserve 419th Fighter Wing returned here May 4-5 following a six-month deployment...
J-20 stealth fighter

China’s J-20 Stealth Jets Conduct First Over-the-Sea Combat Training

China's J-20 stealth fighter jets have begun their first-ever combat training over the ocean, a spokesperson confirmed Wednesday. "It will help the air force...

China to Unveil Flying Wing Bomber Aircraft

China is likely to soon unveil one of its most anticipated weapons — a new-generation long-range bomber, aviation industry observers said amid disclosure of...

Ten MiG-31 Fighter Jets Fitted with Kinzhal Missiles on Test Combat Duty

Ten MiG-31 fighter jets (NATO reporting name: Foxhound) fitted with the air-launched Kinzhal (Dagger) hypersonic missile are on test combat duty, Russian Deputy Defense...

Australia Sets $36.4Bn Defence Budget

The Turnbull Government’s first priority is the safety and security of Australia and its people. The 2018–19 Budget will provide national and economic security,...
China's Y-20 Transport Aircraft

China’s Homegrown Transport Plane Y-20 Conducts 1st Airdrop Drills

A screen shot shows the mysterious aircraft featured in a nine-second video by Aviation Industry Corporation on Tuesday. China's largest domestically-developed transport aircraft, the...

US military bans Huawei, ZTE phones

Personnel on US military bases can no longer buy phones and other gear manufactured by Chinese firms Huawei and ZTE, after the Pentagon said...

Turkey Threatens Retaliation Against US If Washington Halts Weapons Sales

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Sunday warned the US against blocking planned weapons sales to his country, insisting that Ankara would respond to...

Britain backs French plan for European defense force: minister

Britain is backing a French plan to create a European military intervention force as a way to maintain strong defense ties with the EU...