Info - Prooving strength - 300th Eurofighter's wing manufactured in Spain

Another keystone in the life of the largest European industrial collaborative programme. Friday 9th of July EADS Defence & Security's facilities in Getafe, Spain, celebrates the delivery of the 300th right Eurofighter Typhoon wing.

This composite material wing (more than 80 percent of the Eurofighter is made in composite materials), will be integrated in the twin-seat Eurofighter G021 destined for the German Air Force that will be assembled at EADS Defence & Security's facilities in Manching, Germany. Having created 22,000 direct and indirect jobs for highly qualified employees in Spain, Eurofighter Typhoon continues to boost the European defence sector of the economy and strengthens the technological impact nationally and internationally.

Link: EADS Defence & Security Press Release