Post Tagged with: "Fighter Aircraft"
This film came about because Eurofighter decided it needed to create an impression at air shows. The eight minute film provides an adrenaline rush, rather than the usual corporate stream of facts and figures, however the narrative is designed to support the central message that Eurofighter is a multi-role aircraft capable of dealing with different [...]
New Delhi: India will next week start fighter jet trials as the world’s six top aerospace giants vie for a 12-billion-dollar military contract, an official said Friday. The trials for what will be the world’s most lucrative fighter contract in more than a decade will begin in Bangalore, India’s space research and aeronautical industry hub. [...]
Pakistan Air Force (JF17)and Chinese Air Force (FC1) fighter being made at Chengdu. First flight of JF-17 in Pakistan will be on Pakistan Day: 23rd March 2007!
MOSCOW: New and modernized aircraft will comprise 70% of the Russian Air Force by 2020, the Air Force commander said on Wednesday. “We expect 70% of the Air Force strength to be new and modernized aircraft by 2020,” Col. Gen. Alexander Zelin told reporters. “The development of the Russian Air Force will be carried out [...]
Brasilia: The United States is prepared to make an unprecedented offer to transfer technology behind its F/A-18 fighter jets to Brazil to score a multi-billion-dollar contract, US officials said Wednesday. US State Department under-secretary for arms control Ellen Tauscher and Pentagon acquisition and technology chief Ashton Carter said they outlined the proposal to Brazilian officials [...]
Minister for Defence Equipment and Support, Quentin Davies, has today, Friday 31 July 2009, announced the order of a further 40 multi-role Typhoon aircraft for the Royal Air Force. In the £3bn contract the additional Tranche 3 standard Typhoon aircraft, which each have a payload including a maximum of eight air-to-air weapons and up to [...]
HALLBERGMOOS, Germany: NETMA (NATO Eurofighter and Tornado Management Agency), Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH and EUROJET Turbo GmbH signed today the production contract for a further 112 aircraft, including 241 engines, for the four partner Nations: Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom. The Tranche 3 EUR 9 billion contract confirms Eurofighter Typhoon as the best selling [...]
Milan, Italy: The four partner countries in the Eurofighter consortium were on Friday due to sign a contract on production of the first part of the third tranche of the aircraft, sources said Thursday. “The contract will be signed tomorrow (Friday) in Germany,” said an Italian defence ministry source. “It will be signed at the [...]
WASHINGTON: On July 13, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government Kuwait of logistics support, contractor maintenance and technical services in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. The estimated cost is $70 million. The Government of Kuwait has requested a possible sale of continuing logistics support, [...]