Tagged: Military aircraft

Croatia Air Force buys Dassault Rafale

(Saint-Cloud, France, May 28, 2021) – Croatia has selected the Rafale for its Air Force, following an international call for tenders as part of its Multi Role Fighter Aircraft (MRFA) program. The contract between the...

Egypt Air Force buys 30 Dassault Rafales

(Saint-Cloud, France, May 04, 2021) – The Arab Republic of Egypt has decided to purchase an additional 30 Rafales to equip its air force. This new order complements the first acquisition of 24 Rafales signed...

Royal Danish Air Force buys first F-35A Lightning II

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 7, 2021 — Danish and American officials celebrated the rollout of the first F-35A Lightning II for the Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) today at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) in Fort Worth, Texas. This...

Denmark’s first F-35 Lightning II take flight

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 10, 2021 — Earlier this week, L-001, Denmark’s first F-35 Lightning II production aircraft flew its inaugural flight. Denmark is the fifth European NATO nation to fly and operate an F-35, strengthening NATO’s 5th generation airpower foundation. Denmark is...

US Air Force buys two Boeing F-15EX fighter jet

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 2, 2021 — The new Boeing F-15EX fighter jet completed its first flight today, paving the way for the early delivery of the first two jets to the U.S. Air Force...

Greece buys 18 Dassault Rafale aircraft

Theodoros Lagios, General Director of Armament and Investments of the Greek Ministry of Defense, and Eric Trappier, Chairman and CEO of Dassault Aviation, signed today a contract for the acquisition of 18 Rafale aircraft...

France buys 12 Dassault Rafale aircraft

Saint-Cloud, January 29th, 2021 – Eric Trappier, Chairman and CEO of Dassault Aviation, today signed a contract for the sale of 12 Rafale aircraft with Florence Parly, French Minister of the Armed Forces. These aircraft...

German Air Force to buy 28 Eurofighter aircraft

Taufkirchen, 11 November 2020 – Airbus has signed a contract to deliver 38 new Eurofighter aircraft to the German Air Force. This makes Germany the largest ordering nation in Europe’s biggest defence programme. The order,...

Greece Air Force orders 18 Rafales

Saint-Cloud, France, September 12, 2020 – Greece announced today its intention to acquire 18 Rafales to equip its air force. This announcement illustrates the strength of the partnership that has linked the Greek Air Force...

Lockheed Martin F-35

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 31, 2020 — On July 30, the U.S government submitted the Request for Proposal (RFP) response for the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) built F-35 to Canada in support of their Future Fighter Capability Project. Canada has...

Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey Tiltrotor Aircraft

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla., June 10, 2020—The Bell Boeing [NYSE:BA] V-22 team recently delivered its 400th aircraft, a CV-22 for U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command. The first production V-22 was delivered on May 24, 1999, and today...