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China to open a drone factory in Saudi Arabia

China has reached a deal with Saudi Arabia to build a new drone manufacturing facility in the Middle…

Putin to approve weapons delivery to Balkans, says Serbian defense minister

Serbia is also interested in buying a Russian air defense system as well as opening a repair center…

F-35 program chief Bogdan to retire; deputy director to be his successor

Navy Rear. Adm. Mat Winter joined the F-35 office in 2016, after serving as the chief of Naval Resea…

Interview: Col. Ross Anderson talks reserve RPA pilots and why they 'don't stand alone'

Col. Ross Anderson, the commander of the 926th Wing, spoke to Defense News about the reserves' role…

In the fight against ISIS, Predators and Reapers prove close-air support bona-fides

The MQ-1 and MQ-9 squadrons from Creech AFB dropped more than 1,500 weapons on the Islamic State las…

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China to open a drone factory in Saudi Arabia

China has reached a deal with Saudi Arabia to build a new drone manufacturing facility in the Middle…

Putin to approve weapons delivery to Balkans, says Serbian defense minister

Serbia is also interested in buying a Russian air defense system as well as opening a repair center…

F-35 program chief Bogdan to retire; deputy director to be his successor

Navy Rear. Adm. Mat Winter joined the F-35 office in 2016, after serving as the chief of Naval Resea…

Interview: Col. Ross Anderson talks reserve RPA pilots and why they 'don't stand alone'

Col. Ross Anderson, the commander of the 926th Wing, spoke to Defense News about the reserves' role…

In the fight against ISIS, Predators and Reapers prove close-air support bona-fides

The MQ-1 and MQ-9 squadrons from Creech AFB dropped more than 1,500 weapons on the Islamic State las…

Northrop starts flight testing advanced imaging sensor on Global Hawk

This February, Northrop Grumman began testing the MS-177 multispectral sensor aboard the RQ-4 Global…

US Air Force secretary nominee discloses financial details

U.S. President Donald Trump’s pick for Air Force secretary will have to divest stock from 16 defense…

Senators press Mattis, Tillerson on India defense deals

A bipartisan pair of key senators are pressing the Trump administration to approve two defense deals…

How Wright-Patterson Air Force Base trains for cyber defense

At Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, in the quiet classrooms of the Center for Cyberspace Research, h…

Already a year delayed, KC-46 program at risk of further schedule slips

Auditors say Boeing will deliver the first 18 aircraft and refueling pods 14 months late.

Poland mulls F-35, F-16A/B fighters acquisition

The Polish Ministry of Defence is considering the purchase of new F-35 Lightning II fighters or a ne…

After delay, Trump's Air Force secretary pick to get Senate hearing

President Trump’s nominee for Air Force secretary is headed to the Senate for a hearing in the Senat…

Could 'America First' policy upend Lockheed’s F-16 plans in India?

Lockheed wants to build F-16s in India. Will the Trump administration allow it?

F-35 program office concludes affordability review

The list of options includes alternative contracting mechanisms and targeting low-tier suppliers for…

France's Rafale fighter jet approved for key upgrades

France has given the green light for development work to upgrade the Rafale to a new F4 standard, dr…

Lockheed Martin is moving F-16 production

A Lockheed Martin spokeswoman said the last F-16 in Texas should be complete in September.