EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON

  • IAF to finalise combat plane deal in two weeks January 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The winner of the multibillion dollar deal to procure 126 combat planes for Indian Air Force is expected to be announced in two weeks time, the IAF Chief said in New Delhi on Tuesday. European EADS Eurofighter and Dasault Rafale are in the final race for Air Force's global...
  • India given choice to pioneer naval Typhoon jet August 1, 2011

    London/New Delhi In anticipation of winning the Indian Air Force's $10.4 billion tender for 126 combat jets, European consortium EADS has offered India a choice to pioneer a project for a naval version of the Eurofighter Typhoon that is in the fray in what is being described as the "mother...
  • IAF set to seal $ 10 bn combat aircraft deal April 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The Eurofighter Typhoon is in combat for the first time over Libya and the Indian Air Force is watching with deep interest. The aircraft is one of six competing for the medium multirole combat aircraft (MMRCA) tender. And recent reports give the Eurofighter and the French Rafale the...
  • Europeans join hands to build fighters April 6, 2007

    The Cold War saw the United States and Russia push the frontiers of aircraft technology. But now the Europeans are pushing hard as well. In fact the Eurofighter Typhoon built jointly by Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK is fighter technology at its cutting edge best. Top fighter pilots had...