Future Combat Air System

UK, Italy and Japan team up for the Tempest, the sixth-generation fighter that will be able to use artificial intelligence

UK, Italy and Japan team up for the Tempest, the sixth-generation fighter that will be able to use artificial intelligence

The Tempest will be a sixth-generation fighter jet. The aircraft will replace the RAF Eurofighter Typhoon fleet, and will be… Read More

1 year ago

Germany could allegedly drop the F/A-18E/F and EA-18G as well as the European New Generation Fighter for the F-35 Lightning II

A German defence source told Reuters on Feb. 3, 2022 that the Luftwaffe is moving toward buying the Lockheed Martin… Read More

2 years ago

Development of the European New Generation Fighter paralyzed by a dispute between Dassault and Airbus over “division of labor”

Talks with the German arm of Airbus have been bogged down by a power struggle over “division of labor” that… Read More

2 years ago

“Discussions with Spain about an F-35 order continue despite Madrid denial,” Lockheed Martin says

Despite a firm denial by Madrid, discussions continue with the Spanish government about a potential future order of F-35B and… Read More

2 years ago

“Eurofighter will play a fundamental role when FCAS arrives,” former Typhoon pilot says

“The European nations involved in planning the next FCAS systems won’t be able to get the best out of them,… Read More

3 years ago

Airbus Unveils Germany’s Classified Low Observable UAV Testbed (LOUT)

Lessons learned from the LOUT will be available for potential adaptation during a long-term evolution activity on the Eurofighter Typhoon,… Read More

4 years ago

Super Hornet has an Edge over Eurofighter in Germany’s Competition to Replace the Tornado

In January 2019, Germany defense officials eliminated the F-35 from the competition because picking an American plane would weaken the… Read More

4 years ago

Tempest Vs FCAS: Sixth Generation Fighter Comparison

The Tempest would be more than just an aircraft: when operational, it will boast capabilities far beyond any jet ever… Read More

5 years ago

Spain to join France and Germany for FCAS program

Spain, where Airbus's military transport planes are assembled, had sent a letter in December to Paris and Berlin asking to… Read More

5 years ago

Video shows Franco-German Future Combat Air System taking shape

Spain is to join the Franco-German effort to develop Future Combat Air System France and Germany have launched a joint… Read More

5 years ago

GERMANY SHOULD BUY BOTH EUROFIGHTER AND F-35 TO REPLACE TORNADO FIGHTER BOMBERS

"One possible solution could be that the nuclear and conventional roles now both met by the Tornado could be split… Read More

6 years ago