Tag: Tempest sixth-generation fighter

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 built so far. The Tempest sixth generation fighter has moved a step closer to becoming a reality with the confirmation of a partnership deal with Sweden. The aircraft will replace the Royal...
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 be associated with FCAS project Spain is expected to sign a letter of intent with France and Germany to join the Future Combat Air System (FCAS) program. Spain...
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 project to develop a next-generation fighter aircraft as part of a wider Future Combat Air System (FCAS). The interesting video in this post features Gareth Jennings, Aviation...
U.K. unveils new Tempest sixth-generation fighter jet to replace Typhoon
Even though the Tempest sixth-generation fighter jet is envisaged as an eventual replacement for the Typhoon, which is scheduled to retire in 2040, they are due to fly alongside each other after 2035 Taken on Jul. 16, 2018 at Farnborough Airshow the video in this post shows British Defence Secretary Gavin Williams unveiling a full-size mockup of the U.K.’s new Tempest...

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