Top News on Sukhoi Su-30

  • US Air Force hopes to upgrade aggressor F-16s


    The US Air Force is hoping to upgrade its fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon "aggressors" so that those aircraft can better replicate enemy fighters,...


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  • US Air Force nears final test of target drone F-16s


    ​The US Air Force next week will finalize the conversion of a fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16s into expendable unmanned...


  • Colombia seeks new fighter purchase


    Colombia’s air force is planning to bolster its combat capabilities, with the purchase of an additional squadron of...


  • USAF and Boeing fly QF-16 drone without pilot


    Boeing and the US Air Force have flown a QF-16 target drone without a pilot for the first time, from Tyndall AFB,...


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  • US Air Force nears final test of target drone F-16s

    News | 27 Aug 2014 18:54 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force next week will finalize the conversion of a fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16s into expendable unmanned aircraft by shooting one with an air-to-air missile fired from an operational jet fighter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Air-Force-nears-final-test-of-target-drone-F-16s-403079/
  • ANALYSIS: Irkut builds future on Yak-130 and MC-21

    News | 08 Aug 2014 14:53 | Dominic Perry

    ​“I believe,” says Oleg Demchenko, “that my grandchildren will fly in the MC-21." It is a bullish statement from the Irkut president and says much about his faith in the longevity and sales prospects for an airliner that has yet to roll out, let alone perform its maiden flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Irkut-builds-future-on-Yak-130-and-MC-21-400399/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Fighter manufacturers enter dogfight with F-35

    News | 11 Jul 2014 13:02 | Craig Hoyle

    With smaller, counter-insurgency types taking business and new types muscling in, Western fighter manufacturers have to fight harder than before to retain market sharehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Fighter-manufacturers-enter-dogfight-with-F-35-400883/
  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE FIGHTERS: South American air forces count the pennies, kick the tyres

    News | 04 Mar 2014 19:00 | Felipe Salles

    ​FIDAE is always a great opportunity to reassess the status of South American air forces’ fighter programmes. This is true especially after the surprise Brazilian government decision in December 2013 to close its decade-long F-X programme by selecting the Saab Gripen NG (now known officially as the E/F). The advanced age of the fleets and prospect of a locally manufactured fighter model potentially sets the stage for another sweeping round of fighter force upgrades all across the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-LATAM-DEFENCE-FIGHTERS-South-American-air-forces-count-the-pennies-kick-the-tyres-396593/
  • SINGAPORE: INTERVIEW: Rafael CEO Yedidia Yaari

    News | 03 Feb 2014 12:29 | Arie Egozi

    Vice Adm (Ret) Yedidia Yaari is Rafael Advanced Defense Systems' president and CEO. He joined the Israeli defence contractor in December 2004 after retiring as commander-in-chief of the Israeli navy, a position he held since 2000. He rose rapidly through the naval ranks after being recruited to the Israel Defense Forces in 1965, and held various positions, including Head of Naval Intelligence Command.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SINGAPORE-INTERVIEW-Rafael-CEO-Yedidia-Yaari-395325/
  • Colombia seeks new fighter purchase

    News | 18 Nov 2013 05:45 | Craig Hoyle

    Colombia’s air force is planning to bolster its combat capabilities, with the purchase of an additional squadron of fighter aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Colombia-seeks-new-fighter-purchase-393170/