Successful flight trials completed ahead of Brimstone weapon firing on Eurofighter Typhoon jet

13th July 2016

Flights trials of E-Scan radar begin on Eurofighter Typhoon jet

13th July 2016

Spear Missile Fired From Eurofighter Typhoon As Future Capability Development Continues

12th July 2016

Typhoon with full phase 3 enhancement weapons fit to fly at major Air Shows

1st July 2016

Eurofighter Typhoon at Farnborough Air Show 2016

27th June 2016

Effective, Proven, Trusted

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 6 customers across 20 operational units and has been ordered by two 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.

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Eurofighter in major airforces

Royal Air Force
  • 1 Squadron
  • 2 Squadron
  • 3 Squadron
  • 6 Squadron
  • 11 Squadron
  • 29 Squadron
  • 41 Squadron
  • No 1435 Flight
Luftwaffe
  • Tactical Air Wing 73 "Steinhoff"
  • Tactical Air Wing 74
  • Tactical Air Wing 31 "Boelcke"
Austrian Air Force
  • Überwachungsgeschwader Zeltweg
Aeronautica Militare
  • 4th Wing
  • 36th Wing
  • 37th Wing
Ejercito del Aire
  • 111 Squadron
  • 113 Squadron
  • 142 Squadron
Saudi Arabia
  • Purchased 72 Eurofighter Typhoons
Jobs

100,000+

jobs across 400 companies

Hours

350,000 hrs

flying time accumulated across the world

Aircraft features

Max speed

2.0mach

Thrust

90 kN from each of the two Eurojet EJ200 engines

Max altitude

55,000ft

Length

15.96m

Span

10.95m

The Eurofighter Typhoon Story


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Eurofighter Typhoon is Europe’s largest military collaborative programme strengthening the European aerospace and defence.

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Test Pilot achieves 5,000 flying hours


Nat Makepeace

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.

BAE Systems Typhoon Test Pilot Nat Makepeace