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International Fighter Attendee List 2016

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Royal Australian Air Force: JSF and Growler Update

Air Commodore Michael Kitcher, Director General Capability Planning (DGCP), RAAF, discusses the plans and implications for the introduction of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the EA-18G Growler. This briefing took place at the prestigious International Fi ...

Rethinking the role of the fighter jet: Interview with LTG (Ret.) David Deptula

This November, leading military air combat decision-makers and industry professionals will assemble at the annual International Fighter conference in London. Returning to chair the event is Lt Gen (Rtd) David Deptula, the US Air Force’s former Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Surveillance ...

World Fighter Aircraft Inventories Report 2016-17

Download the latest Inventories Report, where we offer the most recent data on the fighter aircraft currently being operated, stored or under delivery across international air forces and navies. This year, the F-35 has been making its mark and numerous Sovi ...

Raytheon: Industry-customer partnerships for the future threat environment

Major General (Ret'd) Michael Snodgrass, Vice President International Business Development, Sensors & Airborne Systems at Raytheon Company, spoke at the International Fighter conference on the need for strong military-industry partnering when it comes t ...

Pakistan Air Force discusses the JF-17 Thunder

At the 2015 International Fighter conference, Air Vice Marshal Farooq Habib, Deputy Chief of Air Staff (Training) at the Pakistan Air Force, discussed the service's modernisation efforts and methods of improving the skills of its pilots. In this article, we ...

‘Growler’ edition is next plan for Gripen says senior SAAB exec

SAAB was the International Fighter 2015 Associate Sponsor. Senior Executive Vice President and head of SAAB Aeronautics, Lennart Sindahl, spoke to Georg Mader for Defence IQ

International Fighter Conference: Recent Highlights

The last International Fighter conference took place in November 2016, featuring the critical issues and technologies supporting the mission including: 5th Generation capability, F-35 preparedness,advances in munitions, sensor and radar technology, and ground attack. The event saw a range of interna ...

International Fighter - Future Requirements Report 2017/18

Our exclusive future requirements report provides a surface-level overview of current global fighter aircraft activity and highlights key programmes either predicted or in development.

International Fighter - 2017 Delegate List

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US Navy F/A-18 Program Update

Captain David D. Kindley Deputy Program Manager, Mission Systems F/A-18 & E/A-18G Program Office US Navy

Fighter Programmes & Requirements Worldwide: 2016-17

An estimated 4,000 fighters, valued at $260 billion are forecast to be procured over the next 15 years. Despite the rapid increase in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) numbers worldwide and future plans for Uninhabited Combat Air Vehicles (UCAVs), the fighter market is still buoyant. Fighter programmes are planned to continue...

International Fighter: General Herbert J. 'Hawk' Carlisle, USAF Air Combat Command

General Carlisle discusses U.S. Air Force air combat efforts, including the benefits of the F-35 and the expansion of sensors...

International Fighter: Brigadier General Eric Kenny, Royal Canadian Air Force

Brig. Gen. Kenny, Deputy Commander at 1 Canadian Air Division Headquarters in Winnipeg, discusses Canada's fighter capabilities and prospects as the country deliberates its fifth-generation options...

International Fighter: Raytheon Missile Systems

Cesar Antonio 'Rico' Rodriguez, who retired with three air-to-air combat victories, discusses Raytheon's significant activity in the international fighter domain...

International Fighter: Tom Tyson, VP Textron Airborne Solutions

Tom Tyson discusses the recent achievements and the future plans for Textron Airborne Solutions as it continues to provide tactical flight training and adversary aggressor services for U.S. Navy, Marine and Air Force pilots...

International Fighter: The European Air Group

Commodore Robert Adang, Deputy Director of the EAG, discusses the organisation's role in enabling Air Forces to collaborate concrete short term improvements in interoperability...

Air Force Commanders’ Strategy Debate: International Fighter 2016

At the International Fighter conference in London, November 2016, multinational Air Force leaders discuss strategy as we enter the era of the fifth-generation fighter aircraft...

Industry Panel Discussion: International Fighter

Industry professionals from Raytheon, Hp Enterprise Services, Cubic Defence, Discovery Air and Airbus Defence & Space gather at the International Fighter conference in London (November 2016) to discuss their work, challenges and perspectives when it comes to taking fighter aircraft technology to new heights...

Interview with General (ret) Frank Gorenc

Ahead of International Fighter 2017, Defence IQ sat down with General (ret) Frank Gorenc, recently retired Commander of US Air Forces Europe, Africa and NATO Allied Air Command to discuss his thoughts on the future of multi-domain conflicts, the role of combat airpower in NATO security, interoperability and A2/AD environments.

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International Fighter 2017 Floorplan

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