Analysts: Weapons in Saudi attack similar to Iranian ones

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A cruise missile and drone fragments that Saudi Arabia says it recovered from an attack on its oil industry bear similarities to Iranian-manufactured weapons, though...

Turkey gets second S-400 battery, plans to activate in 2020

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's defense ministry says Russia has completed delivery of components for a second battery of the S-400 surface-to-air missile defense system to an airbase in the Turkish capital....

Trump Administration moves to submit Taiwan F-16V deal to Congress: Washington Post

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Trump administration notified the United States Congress late Thursday (August 15) that it wanted to submit the US$8 billion (NT$250 billion) sale of 66 F-16V fighter ...

Model of Taiwan's new jet aircraft spotted at Taipei exhibition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A photograph of what appears to be a small-scale model of Taiwan’s newest jet aircraft was released online a day before the opening of the Taipei Aerospace and Defen...

The Latest: Iranian fighter jet crashes near Persian Gulf

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on tensions in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Iran says a fighter jet has gone down in the south of the country near t...

Navy identifies pilot killed in California fighter jet crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The U.S. Navy has identified the pilot killed in the crash of a fighter jet in the California desert. A Navy statement Friday says the pilot was 33-year-old Lt. Ch...

US fighter jet crashes in Death Valley, injures 7 visitors

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. Navy fighter jet crashed Wednesday in Death Valley National Park, injuring seven people who were at a scenic overlook where aviation enthusiasts routinely watch military pilo...

Turkey, Russia complete 1st part of missile defense delivery

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's military says the first phase of the delivery of the Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems has been completed. The military said the delivery of a...

US Congress reportedly to be notified of F-16V fighter jet sale to Taiwan soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S. Congress is expected to be notified of the proposed sale of 66 F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan by the end of the month, said a Taiwanese military expert on Tuesday (...

Turkish minister says govt will respond to any US sanctions

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's foreign minister has reiterated that the country intends to respond to any U.S. sanctions over its purchase of Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems. ...

US accuses Venezuela jet of aggressive action over Caribbean

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — U.S. authorities say a Venezuelan fighter jet "aggressively shadowed" an American intelligence plane flying in international airspace over the Caribbean, underscoring rising ...

AP Explains: Why NATO member Turkey wants Russian missiles

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — NATO ally Turkey is being kicked out of the U.S.-led F-35 fighter jet program over its decision to buy the Russian-made S-400 air defense system. The White Hous...

Russia offers to sell fighter jets to Turkey

MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian official says Moscow is ready to sell fighter jets to Turkey after the United States excluded Turkey from its fighter jet program. Sergei Chemezov, head o...

Turkey calls on US to reverse decision on F-35 exclusion

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey says Washington's decision to exclude Ankara from an American-led fighter jet program goes against the "spirit of alliance" and is calling for it to reverse the decision. ...

US kicking NATO ally Turkey out of fighter program

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a significant break with a longtime NATO ally, the Trump administration on Wednesday said Turkey can no longer be part of the American F-35 fighter jet program. ...