Defence deals

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Germany To Acquire 93 Eurofighter Typhoon & 45 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets/Growlers To Replace Panavia Tornado Bombers

Germany To Acquire 93 Eurofighter Typhoon & 45 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets/Growlers To Replace Panavia Tornado Bombers

Credits: Andreas-Zeitler-Airbus The German government has stated its intention to acquire 138 new combat aircraft for the Luftwaffe, comprising 93 Eurofighters and 45 Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornets / E/A-18 Growlers. Amid growing criticism over her decision to include U.S.-made aircraft, the minister told Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper that the F-18s will …

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Croatia Postpone Fighter Jet Procurement Procedure Due To COVID-19 Crisis

Croatia Postpone Fighter Jet Procurement Procedure Due To COVID-19 Crisis

Croatia aims to replace its outdated, Soviet-designed Mikoyan MiG-21s. (S. Brigljević/Armed Forces of the Republic of Croatia) Croatia Prime Minister Andrej Plenković said at the government’s meeting on Thursday that in the circumstances of the struggle to curb the coronavirus epidemic, his cabinet decided to put off the procurement of …

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German Air Force Reportedly Buying F/A-18E/F Super Hornets & Eurofighter Typhoon To Replace Panavia Tornado

Germany To Acquire 93 Eurofighter Typhoon & 45 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets/Growlers To Replace Panavia Tornado Bombers

Credits: Andreas-Zeitler-Airbus German Air Force is reportedly buying Eurofighter Typhoons and Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and EA-18G Growlers to replace its aging fleet of Panavia Tornado swing-wing combat jets. Germany will buy up to 90 Eurofighters, 30 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and 15 EA-18G Growlers jets. A key driving factor behind …

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Indian Defence Acquisition Council Clears Acquisition Of 83 Tejas Aircrafts For Rs. 38,000 Crore

Indian Defence Acquisition Council Clears Acquisition Of 83 Tejas Aircrafts For Rs. 38,000 Crore

The Defence Acquisition Council on Wednesday cleared procurement of 83 advanced version of Tejas aircraft, sources said. The defence ministry has given the go-ahead for a Rs. 38,000 cr acquisition of next-generation Light Combat Aircraft that have been developed indigenously, with the production likely to see private sector manufacturing components …

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Russia Denies Reports Of Indonesia Cancelling Sukhoi Su-35 Fighter Jets Deal

Russia Denies Reports Of Indonesia Cancelling Sukhoi Su-35 Fighter Jets Deal

Credits: Russian Defence Ministry  On March 14, 2020, a Bloomberg report claims that Indonesia Cancels Deal To Procure Sukhoi Su-35 Fighter Jets Amid U.S. Sanctions Threat. In response to the Bloomberg report, the director of Russia’s Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSVTS) told Rossiya 24 television on Mar. 16 that …

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Indonesia Cancels Deal To Procure Sukhoi Su-35 Fighter Jets Amid U.S. Sanctions Threat

Indonesia Cancels Deal To Procure Sukhoi Su-35 Fighter Jets Amid U.S. Sanctions Threat

In February 2018 Russian Agree to Deliver Su-35 E fighter jets to Indonesia. According to the latest Bloomberg report, the Trump administration pressured Indonesia into dropping deals to buy Russian-made fighter jets and Chinese naval vessels, part of a global effort to prevent its top adversaries from eroding the US’s military …

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France & Germany Sign Contract To Develop Next-Gen Fighter Jet Prototype

France & Germany Sign Contract To Develop Next-Gen Fighter Jet Prototype

Image Credits Unknown Via France and Germany signed a €150 million deal to develop a prototype of the next-generation fighter jet. Dassault Aviation and Airbus will build the aircraft, which is expected to be operational from 2040 with a view to replacing Dassault’s Rafale and Germany’s Eurofighter warplanes over time. …

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