T-X program

USAF Wants Up to 400 Advanced Fighter Trainers Like T-7s or… T-50s

USAF Wants Up to 400 Advanced Fighter Trainers Like T-7s or… T-50s

The USAF is looking for “at least 100” and as many as 400 Advanced Tactical Trainer aircraft both to train… Read More

3 years ago

Boeing T-X Named T-7A Red Hawk to Honor the Legacy of Tuskegee Airmen

“The name Red Hawk honors the legacy of Tuskegee Airmen and pays homage to their signature red-tailed aircraft from World War… Read More

5 years ago

Argentina Has Not Bought KAI FA-50 Yet

Korea Aerospace Industries has not received confirmation that it has won an order to supply the FA-50 to Argentina. Korea… Read More

5 years ago

Boeing sees market for up to 2,600 T-X advanced trainer aircraft

The U.S. Air Force required up to 475 T-X advanced trainer aircraft and the numbers do not include replacing the… Read More

5 years ago

“Boeing’s T-X bid was unbeatably low” KAI says

KAI didn’t provide its own bidding price for its T-50 supersonic jet. However the company’s share lost 29.8 percent after… Read More

6 years ago

Boeing wins USAF T-X trainer competition

Boeing beat out Lockheed, which was offering a modified version of its T-50 training jet developed jointly with KAI and… Read More

6 years ago

Lockheed Martin-KAI consortium submits final proposal for T-X

If the Lockheed-KAI consortium wins the T-X competition, it will supply 350 T-50A aircraft to the U.S. military The Lockheed… Read More

6 years ago

If T-50 fails to win T-X contract Lockheed Martin could offer it as T-45 replacement

Lockheed Martin and KAI would need to ensure that the T-50 could be qualified to land on a carrier deck… Read More

6 years ago

Pilot error to blame for Black Eagles T-50B crash in Singapore

The T-50B veered off the runway while taking-off to perform on the first day of the Singapore Airshow 2018 The… Read More

6 years ago

Martin-Baker Mk18 ejection seat for KF-X

The Mk18 for KF-X is a similar seat to the one currently in competition for the USAF new trainer jet,… Read More

6 years ago

USAF and other NATO air forces work together to address pilot shortage

Pilot shortage in the U.S. Air Force has been well documented, but the U.S. isn’t the only member of NATO… Read More

6 years ago

USAF TO BASE FIRST T-X UNIT AT JB SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH

The first T-X aircraft will arrive in Texas in 2022 On Feb. 21, 2018 the U.S. Air Force (USAF) has… Read More

6 years ago

LOCKHEED MARTIN T-50A FLIES ITS 100th SORTIE

Lockheed Martin’s T-50A (TX-2) recently achieved a major milestone reaching the 100 flight mark in Greenville, South Carolina Lockheed Martin… Read More

7 years ago

SWEDISH AIR FORCE WILL BUY BOEING-SAAB’S T-X ONLY IF IT WINS USAF COMPETITION

Instead of the T-X Stockholm might consider a less expensive turboprop solution like the Pilatus PC-21 if the Pentagon chooses… Read More

7 years ago

BOEING’s SECOND T-X PROTOTYPE HAS PERFORMED ITS MAIDEN FLIGHT

“The T-X was built to Air Force requirements and designed to fulfill the Air Education and Training Command mission,” lead… Read More

7 years ago

LOCKHEED MARTIN SAYS IT CAN DELIVER T-50A TWO YEARS AHEAD OF T-X SCHEDULED IOC

Lockheed Martin could start delivering T-50As to USAF by 2022, ahead of the 2024 initial operating capability (IOC) requested by… Read More

7 years ago