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Thailand buys IRIS-T missiles for F-5s

Thailand is to procure additional IRIS-T air-to-air missiles from German manufacturer Diehl Defence. The company recently announced … Read More

Lancers return to action

Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) has announced that it will resume B-1B flight operations this week. On June 7, the AFGSC … Read More

Royal Thai Air Force receives third and final Superjet

The third SSJ100-95SBJ for the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF, Kongtap Agard Thai) landed at Bangkok Airport on June 19. The delivery … Read More

First Italian-made F-35 for the Netherlands takes shape

Work has begun on the first Italian-built F-35A for the Koninklijke Luchtmacht (Royal Netherlands Air Force, RNLAF). The milestone … Read More

Draken L-159s fly with Oregon ANG

The US Air Force’s 173rd Fighter Wing (FW) has begun training with adversary air (ADAIR) provided under contract by Draken International. … Read More

Tenth Italian F-35A takes flight

The tenth F-35A for the Aeronautica Militare (AM, Italian Air Force) completed its maiden flight yesterday, June 14. The aircraft, … Read More

Philippine Air Force eyes additional FA-50s

The Philippine government aims to acquire additional FA-50PH light combat aircraft/trainers from Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI). … Read More

Lockheed Martin delivers 300th F-35

The F-35 Joint Program Office (JPO) and Lockheed Martin have delivered the 300th F-35. The jet, AF-150 (15-5175), is a conventional … Read More

111 Filo ‘Panthers’ mark Phantom anniversary

F-4E 2020 serial 77-0296 of the Türk Hava Kuvvetleri (THK, Turkish Air Force) has been painted with special tail art to mark 60 years … Read More

Coming up in AFM: Republic of Korea Air Force

While tensions in the region reached a high with North Korea’s sixth nuclear test last September, there’s been a dramatic de-escalation … Read More


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