Russia, Belarus launch joint air force drills

DefenceTalkBelarus said Monday that joint air force drills with Russia began on its territory, amid concerns…

Japan, India start first joint fighter jet drill

DefenceTalkJapan and India began their first joint fighter jet exercise on Monday near Tokyo as the…

US unveils high-tech B-21 stealth bomber

DefenceTalkThe United States on Friday unveiled the B-21 Raider, a high-tech stealth bomber that can carry…

Concerns mount about Germany’s F-35 jet purchase plan

DefenceTalkGermany’s defence ministry has raised serious concerns about the planned purchase of US-made F-35 fighter jets,…

US approves $6.35 bn aircraft sale to Australia

DefenceTalkThe US Defense Department on Wednesday announced the approval of a potential $6.35 billion sale of…

Former US Marine who ‘trained Chinese crew’ to face Australian court

DefenceTalkA former US fighter pilot detained in Australia under a shroud of secrecy will face court…

Spain to bolster NATO’s eastern flank with 14 fighter jets

DefenceTalkSpain on Saturday said it would send 14 fighter jets to Bulgaria and Romania to bolster…

US fighter jets intercept Russian bombers near Alaska

DefenceTalkUS F-16 warplanes intercepted two Russian bombers in international airspace near the state of Alaska, the…

Finnish air force turns highways into landing strips

DefenceTalkFighter jet engines whined this week on a stretch of highway in central Finland, where the…

Path clear for Swiss purchase of US F-35 fighter jets

DefenceTalkSwiss lawmakers voted Thursday to proceed with the controversial purchase of F-35 fighter jets without holding…