6th Generation

Drones, delays and 6th gen jets: Russia’s UAC publishes strategy update

The United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has a new strategy that offers snippets of information on Russia’s plans for development and production of new aircraft....


Will HAL AMCA, India’s new fighter jet, belong to 5th or 6th generation?

India is building a next-generation fighter jet: the HAL AMCA. But which generation is it, exactly?...


USAF already flew full-scale next-generation fighter prototype

Taking the aviation world by surprise, Dr. Will Roper, the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, revealed that a full-scale prototype of a next-generation fighter jet was already flown by the United States Air Force....


Mitsubishi to obtain F-X stealth fighter jet development contract

The Japanese Defense Ministry is about to formalize Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) as the prime contractor of the future F-X fighter jet....


Sketching the 6th generation fighter jet

While countries are still developing the 5th-generation fighter jets, the most advanced so far, manufacturers around the world are already outlining the future of combat aircraft. Let's take a look at the most promising ones to try and decipher what could be the 6th generation fighter jets....