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US declines sale of F-35s to Thailand and offers F-16 Block70 and F-15EX instead. But the Royal Thai Air Force is considering the purchase of the Saab Gripen E.

US declines sale of F-35s to Thailand and offers F-16 Block70 and F-15EX instead. But the Royal Thai Air Force is considering the purchase of the Saab Gripen E.

The Royal Thai Air Force said its proposed procurement of F-35 fighter jets has fallen through due to time constraints.… Read More

9 months ago

Brazilian Air Force puts Gripen E into operational service

The Brazilian Air Force held a ceremony on Dec. 19, 2022 at the Anápolis Air Base marking the beginning of… Read More

1 year ago

Saab conducted Successful Meteor Live Firing with Gripen E

Saab recently conducted the first test firing with the advanced Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile on Gripen E with… Read More

1 year ago

Retiring MiG-29AS Jet Fighters and German-Operated MIM-104 Patriot systems: how Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine is influencing Slovak Air Force

How can the Slovak Air Force, which is undergoing a heavy modernization with F-16Vs ordered from the US, face the… Read More

2 years ago

‘The Royal Thai Air Force wants to buy eight F-35 jet fighters, the Lightning II is cheaper than Gripen E,’ the Service’s Commander-In-Chief says

The F-35 jet fighters would be deployed to Nakhon Ratchasima to replace Wing 1’s F-16s. The commander-in-chief of the Royal… Read More

2 years ago

South African Air Force Gripen fighter jets are grounded since September and they won’t fly again until late January 2022 at the earliest. Here’s why.

The Gripen fighter jets belonging to the South African Air Force are temporarily grounded due to a lack of funding… Read More

2 years ago

The F/A-18 Super Hornet is out of Canada competition to replace Royal Canadian Air Force’s CF-18 Hornet fleet

F/A-18 Super Hornet out of Canada competition to replace RCAF CF-18s The Canadian government has told to Boeing that its… Read More

2 years ago

Bulgarian President Vetoed F-16V Deal

The Bulgarian president Rumen Radev vetoed the F-16V deal after a lengthy debate in parliament on Jul. 19, that revealed… Read More

5 years ago

Bulgarian Air Force may switch to Typhoon or Gripen because of F-16V’s high price

“They must offer prices similar to that offered to other countries, for example, Slovakia,” Krasimir Karakachanov, Bulgarian Defense minister. In… Read More

5 years ago

FRANCE RETIRES RAFALE FIGHTER FROM BELGIAN COMPETITION, PROPOSING IT AS PART OF MILITARY PARTNERSHIP

Rafale is competing on the Belgian shortlist with the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II, the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet, the… Read More

6 years ago

GRIPEN AGGRESSOR UNVEILED

Gripen Aggressor is based on the proven Gripen C-series fighter weapon system, but has been customised for the aggressor role… Read More

6 years ago

SAAB HOPEFUL CROATIA WILL START COMPETITION FOR FIGHTER JETS SOON

Croatia intends to replace soon its ageing Soviet-built MiG-21s and among the aircraft evaluated by the Croatian Air Force there… Read More

7 years ago

Awesome GoPro cockpit footage brings you aboard Croatian MiG-21 Fishbed

All the Fishbeds operate out of 91st Air Base at Zagreb-Pleso and they are flown by a single unit that… Read More

7 years ago