15 March 2024

The different types of military drones: an overview

Discover the many facets of military drones, from their classifications to their strategic uses, for an in-depth understanding. The rise of drones The technological boom of recent decades has transformed many aspects of our lives, but it is perhaps in the military field that the changes have been the most dramatic and, […]
14 March 2024

The most famous fighter jets since 1945

When fighter jets are famous The pantheon of modern military aviation is replete with fighter jets that are not just marvels of engineering but also potent symbols of national power and technological prowess. The 15 fighters listed, from the iconic North American F-86 Sabre to the state-of-the-art Dassault Rafale, encapsulate the evolution […]
7 March 2024

Boeing fined for data leaks to China

Boeing accepts a $51 million fine for leaking data on military aircraft, including the F-22, to China and other countries. Boeing data leak incident Boeing has been fined $51 million by the U.S. State Department following the unauthorized disclosure of files relating to sensitive military aircraft, including the F-22 fighter jet, Apache […]
21 February 2024

Collaborative Combat Aircraft: innovation in aeronautics

Discover the Collaborative Combat Aircraft (CCA), a major advance in the fighter aircraft sector, increasing operational efficiency. Collaborative Combat Aircraft: towards a new era of air superiority In the field of air defense, constant innovation is not only an aspiration, but a necessity. At the heart of this perpetual quest for excellence […]
14 September 2023

Using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in danger zones

This article explores the challenges faced by US and allied Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft when threatened by aerial aggression. It highlights the need to use unmanned aerial systems (UAS) to preserve the safety of crews and the value of ISRs. The advantages of UAS, their ability to carry out missions […]
14 September 2023

Boeing to test DARPA’s future “Glide Breaker” hypersonic interceptor

DARPA has chosen Boeing to develop and test a prototype of its future “Glide Breaker” hypersonic interceptor. This technology is designed to counter the emerging threats posed by hypersonic weapons, characterized by their high speed and maneuverability. The four-year agreement between Boeing and DARPA includes wind tunnel tests, simulations and flight tests […]
14 September 2023

Slovakia unveils its first F-16 Block 70 in partnership with Lockheed Martin

Slovakia is set to receive its first F-16 Block 70, the most advanced version of the Fighting Falcon, at a ceremony at the Lockheed Martin factory in South Carolina. This acquisition strengthens Slovakia’s national security and places it at the forefront of regional and global threats, while reinforcing ties between Slovakia, the […]
3 September 2023

Ukraine wants to buy French Rafales: Issues and implications

Ukraine is showing a keen interest in acquiring French Rafale fighters, reflecting its desire to diversify its defense choices. However, various technical constraints and production capacities could slow down this ambition. Growing interest in defensive diversity In an interview with Le Monde following his recent meetings with French representatives, Ukraine’s Foreign Minister […]
31 August 2023

Challenges and Promises of the Future Fighter Program for the US Air Force

The US Air Force’s NGAD program highlights the promises and challenges of digital engineering in aircraft design. While digital engineering offers faster design and better understanding, it can’t fully replace real-world testing. Striking a balance between these two approaches will be crucial for the program’s success and the future of aircraft design. […]