Eurofighter programme - Supporting Belgian jobs and industry
Operational Typhoon now in full swing
2017: Round the clock operations for Eurofighter Typhoon
Brimstone missile trials completed successfully as part of Eurofighter Typhoon enhancement programme
Eurofighter companies commit to supporting development of National Innovation Centres for Belgium
Eurofighter Typhoon is the world’s most advanced swing-role combat aircraft providing simultaneously deployable Air-to-Air and Air-to-Surface capabilities.
It is in service with 7 customers and has been ordered by one more. The aircraft has demonstrated, and continues to demonstrate, high reliability across the globe in all climates. It has been combat proven during operations in Libya, Iraq and Syria.
The UK MOD has responded to the Belgian Request for Government Proposal to replace its 54 F-16 multi-role fighters.
jobs across 400 companies
flying time accumulated across the world
90 kN from each of the two Eurojet EJ200 engines
Eurofighter Typhoon is Europe’s largest military collaborative programme strengthening the European aerospace and defence.
It’s quite unusual these days for a pilot to get the opportunity to achieve this amount of flying in military jets, so I feel very privileged to have clocked up this many hours.