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Eurofighter Typhoon Secure Airspace During the World Economic Forum 2015

Eurofighter Typhoon Secure Airspace during the World Economic Forum 2015 in Davos

Eurofighter Typhoons of the Austrian Armed Forces will be securing the airspace during this week’s World Economic Forum 2015 in Davos. The organizers expect over 40 heads of state and government, as well as 2,500 other leaders from business and […]


Eurofighter Global Air Policing Duties Remain Key Role for 2015

Eurofighter Global Air Policing Duties Remain Key Role for 2015

Eurofighter Typhoon will continue to play a ‘key role’ as a deterrent and ‘policing capability’ for 2015 says Alberto Gutierrez, the Chief Executive Officer of Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH. Speaking from Eurofighter’s Head Offices in Munich, Germany, the CEO said: “Now, […]


Eurofighter Aircraft Join NATO Mission for Baltic Air Police

Eurofighter Aircraft Join NATO Mission for Baltic Air Police

On 31 December at the a ceremony, held at the Lithuanian Air Force Base in Šiauliai, the key for the Baltic airspace was handed over from the Portuguese Air Force to the Italian counterparts. Since 1 January Italy will be […]


First Storm Shadow Missile Release from a Eurofighter Typhoon

First Storm Shadow Missile Release from a Eurofighter Typhoon

The Italian aerospace and defence company Alenia Aermacchi, working closely with its Eurofighter partners, has successfully conducted the first release of a Storm Shadow missile from a Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft as part of its missile integration program. The trials took […]


India, France say will press ahead with Rafale Fighter Jet deal

India, France say will press ahead with Rafale Fighter Jet deal

The French and Indian defence ministers agreed to press ahead with negotiations on the sale of 126 Rafale fighter jets to India, both sides said Tuesday, after slow progress cast doubt on the estimated $12 billion deal. Successive deadlines to […]


Eurofighter and NETMA Sign One Billion Euro Radar Contract

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Defence Ministers from the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy and Spain met in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Wednesday 19th November to witness the signing of a €1bn contract for the development of a world-leading electronic radar system for the Eurofighter Typhoon. The […]


Eurofighter unveils 1 billion-euro radar upgrade

Eurofighter unveils 1 billion-euro radar upgrade

Europe’s Eurofighter consortium committed Wednesday to a 1.0-billion-euro ($1.25-billion) upgrade to equip Typhoon combat jets with a more advanced type of radar. It said defence ministers from the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy and Spain attended the signing ceremony for a […]


Airbus Touts Eurofighter Typhoon to Indonesia

Airbus Touts Eurofighter Typhoon to Indonesia

The Eurofighter Consortium will be showcasing the Eurofighter Typhoon, one of the world’s most advanced fast-jet fighters, at Indo Defence because it believes the jet is probably the best solution for Indonesia at this particular time of its development. Eurofighter […]


Royal Air Force Now Flying Their Most Advanced Fighter Jets Ever

Royal Air Force Now Flying Their Most Advanced Fighter Jets Ever

The Royal Air Force’s (RAF) most advanced fighters ever are now in operational service following the largest ever fighter upgrade programme delivered by BAE Systems. Known as Phase 1 Enhancements (P1E), the upgrade package delivers a range of enhancements to […]


 
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