Sessions Court judge says prosecution failed to establish a prima facie case against Lt-Col (Rtd) Kamal Baharin Nali, 50, and Capt (Rtd) Fadzil Noor Alias, 40.
It's a stop-gap measure while waiting for a new multirole combat aircraft purchasing programme to take off, says RMAF chief.
'Politics may be deciding factor' in choice of light combat aircraft from South Korea, India, Russia, Pakistan and Italy on offer.
This is the fifth overall Sukma title won by the state.
The Russian government denies that the maintenance of Sukhoi jets is bogged down by bureaucracy and opaque procedures, saying the problem lies in the failure to adequately fund the fleet's upkeep.
The Russian way of doing business poses a maintenance headache for the Royal Malaysian Air Force, says an industry insider.
Patriot president Arshad Raji says the defence minister shouldn't reveal the Royal Malaysian Air Force's level of preparedness.
Abu Backer Sidek Mohamad Zan claims a military flight to ferry the defence minister to the RMAF base in Butterworth near his hometown was unnecessary and extravagant as it cost RM199,125.
US-based National War College professor Zachary Abuza says Asean militaries need to train for a range of contingencies, including urban warfare.
Air force describes the incident as a ‘precautionary landing’.
Following today's Federal Court ruling, 5 dependents who lost 3 family members only have cause of action against MAS, DCA and the government.
The system, developed locally, is the first of its kind in Malaysia.
Urban warfare like the siege on Marawi in southern Philippines is something new for the Royal Malaysian Air Force, says Gen Affendi Buang.
The Royal Malaysian Air Force has put the Charlie C130 and A400M on standby to transport humanitarian relief supplies to the refugees in Bangladesh.
Treasury secretary-general Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah says the companies were taken for a site visit and are expected to submit their proposals by end-August.
Defence and strategy analyst Lam Choong Wah says country should focus on more immediate security concerns such as militancy, terrorism, piracy and smuggling activities.
He says the government must look into the matter as it concerns lives and the sovereignty of the country.
Siti Zamilah Mohd Hussin says she saw the 108 Hawk fighter jet pilots parachuting down and waved at them as she thought they were undergoing a training exercise.
Defence minister also expresses his condolences to the families of the two pilots killed in the crash.
Bodies were found with their parachute bags intact in a swamp area in Chukai, Terengganu according to RMAF chief General Affendi Buang.
Hawk Mk 108 aircraft loses contact with base 30 minutes after taking off from the Kuantan air base at 11am, says RMAF.
The Air Force's female pilots show courage and competence in becoming 'one of the boys' and being on par with them.
They allegedly accepted the amount as an inducement to help facilitate payments due to ARG Tech Sdn Bhd owner Ab Rahim Ghalim for invoices involving contract work.
RMAF chief says reports on local and foreign media portals are untrue as no such offer has been made.
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