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Airbus wants money for Germany’s scrapped Eurofighter order: report

Airbus wants money for Germany’s scrapped Eurofighter order: report

Airbus is demanding 900 million euros ($1.2 billion) in compensation from Germany for cancelling an order for a batch of 37 Eurofighter jets, according to a newspaper report Monday. The amount had emerged in a closed-door parliamentary budget meeting last […]


Germany cuts order for Eurofighter jets: report

Germany cuts order for Eurofighter jets: report

Germany’s defence ministry is planning to reduce its order for Eurofighter jets from 180 to 143, according to media reports on Thursday. National news agency DPA quoted “government sources” as saying that the ministry’s number two, Stephane Beemelmans, had informed […]


Eurofighter Typhoons Join Red Flag 2014

Eurofighter Typhoons Join Red Flag 2014

Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft from the UK’s Royal Air Force are at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada this month to take part in one of the world’s leading air-to-air combat training exercises which begins this week. Red Flag is the […]


World Economic Forum 2014 in Davos: Eurofighter to Secure Airspace

World Economic Forum 2014 in Davos: Eurofighter to Secure Airspace

Eurofighter Typhoons of the Austrian Armed Forces are to secure the airspace of the World Economic Forum 2014 in Davos. As part of what is known as “Operation Daedalus 2014“, Eurofighters will deliver a significant contribution to the security of […]


Eurofighter Typhoon Tranche 3 Takes to the Skies

Eurofighter Typhoon Tranche 3 Takes to the Skies

The first of a new standard of Typhoon has started its series of flight tests. The latest Typhoon, known as a Tranche 3, represents a major stepping stone in the evolution of one of the world’s leading combat aircraft. The […]


Eurofighter Typhoon Marks Delivery of 400th Aircraft

Eurofighter Typhoon Marks Delivery of 400th Aircraft

The 400th Eurofighter Typhoon has been delivered to the Programme’s worldwide customer base. The German Air Force took delivery of the 400th aircraft on Wednesday 4th December 2013 during special ceremony at Cassidian’s Military Air Systems Center in Manching, Southern […]


Eurofighter Typhoon: Flight Tests with Storm Shadow Missile Started

Eurofighter Typhoon: Flight Tests with Storm Shadow Missile Started

Eurofighter partner company Alenia Aermacchi has confirmed that the first in a major series of flight tests to integrate the MBDA Storm Shadow missile onto Eurofighter Typhoon has now taken place. Initial flight trials to demonstrate that the missile can […]


Eurofighter Details Typhoon Enhancement Plan

Eurofighter Details Typhoon Enhancement Plan

A series of major delivery commitments which will significantly enhance the capability of the world’s most advanced swing role/multi-role combat aircraft have been confirmed by the Eurofighter consortium. Ground tests with the Storm Shadow and Taurus missiles have already been […]


Eurofighter Typhoon’s New AESA Radar Starts System Integration

Eurofighter Typhoon’s New AESA Radar Starts System Integration

The new AESA radar for the Eurofighter Typhoon is entering the system integration phase. During a 4-national program review at Cassidian’s Ulm site the test and integration results of the “Captor-E” Antenna subsystem were successfully presented to the representatives of […]


 
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