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US Air Force unveils picture of new stealth bomber

The US Air Force on Friday unveiled the first image of its next-generation bomber that will replace antique B-52s first developed during the Cold War.

Putin swears to make Turkey regret plane downing as diplomats meet

Putin swears to make Turkey regret plane downing as diplomats meet

Moscow announced a halt to talks on a major gas pipeline with NATO member Ankara as Putin fired another salvo in their war of words.

Kremlin says Putin ''fully mobilised'' to tackle threat from Turkey

Vladimir Putin`s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the crisis prompted Russian president to "mobilise" in the way an army does in tense times.

Russian jets in Syria appear to be to protect own base: Kerry

Russia has increased its deployment of warplanes to Syria but so far they appear to be positioned to defend their own base rather than to mount an offensive campaign, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday.

Moscow delivers warplanes to Syria in latest boost to regime

Moscow delivers warplanes to Syria in latest boost to regime

Russia has delivered new arms including warplanes to Syria as the regime increases attacks on jihadists, officials said Tuesday, in a sign that Moscow`s growing support for its ally is having an effect.

Saudi-led warplanes strike key targets across Yemen

 The Saudi-led Arab coalition launched air strikes on targets controlled by the Houthi group across several provinces of Yemen, an official said on Wednesday.

Islamic State says blows up two warplanes at Libya base, claims new video

The militant group Islamic State`s Libya wing released a video on Thursday purportedly showing it blowing up two warplanes at an air base while its fighters paraded heavy weapons in a show of force.

Islamic State says blows up two warplanes at Libya base: Video

The militant group Islamic State`s Libya wing released a video on Thursday purportedly showing it blowing up two warplanes at an air base while its fighters paraded heavy weapons in a show of force.

UN diplomat pushes to hold Yemen talks, Arab air strikes pounds Houthis

Efforts to bring Yemen`s warring factions together to discuss their conflict have made some progress, officials said on Monday, as warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition mounted more air strikes against the dominant Houthi group.

Airstrikes target Yemen's rebels as fighting rages in east

Saudi-led warplanes bombed Shiite rebels in their northern Yemeni stronghold on Thursday as fighting raged in an oil-rich eastern province, security officials and tribesmen said.

Coalition jets pound rebel troops in Yemen capital

 Saudi-led coalition warplanes bombed rebel troop headquarters in the Yemeni capital on Wednesday in strikes that killed "at least 15" people, witnesses and medical sources said.

Turkish jets shoot down Syrian craft, Syria says drone

Turkish warplanes on Saturday shot down a Syrian aircraft that violated Turkey's airspace, media quoted Turkish military sources as saying, but Syrian state television said it was an unmanned drone.

Air strikes kill civilians in Yemeni capital

Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition struck a residential district of the Yemeni capital Sanaa overnight, killing eight to 10 civilians, residents said on Friday.

Warplanes pose increased risk to civilian jets over Europe: Watchdog

Up to 400 migrants died after a boat capsized off the Libyan coast on Sunday, international NGOs said, citing survivors who were saved and brought to Italy.

Warplanes hit Houthi base in central Yemen, students reported killed

Warplanes from a Saudi-led air coalition on Tuesday bombed a military base in central Yemen controlled by Houthi fighters and their army allies, and a website of the Houthi-run defence ministry said two students were killed at a neighbouring school.

Pakistan says Saudi asked for warplanes, warships and soldiers

Saudi Arabia has asked Pakistan for military aircraft, warships and soldiers, Pakistani Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Monday, at the start of a parliamentary debate on whether Pakistan should get involved in a Saudi-led campaign in Yemen.

Fear and anger in Sanaa over Saudi-led strikes

Warplanes from the Saudi-led coalition have stepped up raids on Houthi targets around the Yemeni capital Sanaa, residents say, forcing many to flee their homes and spreading fear and anger among a population already wearied by years of unrest.

Arab air strikes cripple Yemen`s main airport

Arab coalition warplanes targeting Iran-backed rebels have hit the runway at the Yemen capital`s international airport, taking it out of service, an aviation source said Sunday.

Warplanes strike home province of Yemen's Houthis: Sources

Warplanes attacked two districts in the northern home province of Yemen`s rebel Houthi movement around dawn on Friday, tribal sources said, a day after a Saudi-led coalition began air strikes in support of Yemen President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.

Libyan pro-government warplanes launch strikes near Tripoli

Libyan pro-government forces said they had targeted a weapons depot belonging to an Islamist-backed militia, as peace talks continued in Morocco and a UN special envoy met both sides late Monday.