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Germany Requests Tornado Aircraft Training and Logistics Support

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Wednesday of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Germany for base services for its...

Eurofighter Typhoon joins Tornado in Libya ground attack operations

Typhoon jets are providing a ground attack capability in addition to Tornado GR4 aircraft as British forces continue to support NATO operations in Libya. Speaking...

Brimstone missiles destroy armoured vehicles in Libya

It has been announced that RAF Tornado aircraft have destroyed three armoured vehicles in Misrata, and three further vehicles in Ajdabiya, following a missile...

RAF Tornados Attack Libyan Armoured Vehicles

RAF Tornado GR4s launched a number of guided Brimstone missiles at Libyan armored vehicles last night which were threatening the civilian population of Ajdabiya. Defence...

RAF Tornado Squadrons to be Disbanded

The Royal Air Force's Number 13 and 14 Tornado squadrons are to be disbanded and formally stood down on 1 June 2011, it has...

RAF May Retire Tornados Early to Save Money

The U.K. Ministry of Defence is scrambling to find GBP1 billion ($1.62 billion) in cost savings prior to the end of the current fiscal...

RAF Tornados Demonstrate Their Capabilities

Since October last year, RAF Tornado GR4 squadrons have been flying over the landscape of Afghanistan providing support to troops on the ground. But...

Germany to Withdraw Tornado Jets from Afghanistan

The six Tornado jets are to be withdrawn from Afghanistan, under plans from German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg. The planes are used for...

RAF Tornadoes track IEDs in Afghanistan

On 10 Mar 2010, 2 Royal Air Force Tornado GR4s were tasked in support of OP MOSHTARAK to provide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance in...

EADS Delivers First ASSTA 2 Tornado to German Luftwaffe

EADS Defence & Security (DS) has supplied the German Luftwaffe with its first Tornado production aircraft retrofitted in the Avionics Software System Tornado Ada...