UK Studying Typhoon Tranche 1 Options

Credit: Typhoon: Eurofighter
RAF FAIRFORD, England—The UK Royal Air Force is studying options to upgrade its Tranche 1 model Eurofighter Typhoons to keep them in service until 2035. The studies will focus largely on obsolescence issues, but also ensure that the aircraft can operate in new regulatory environments in the UK and...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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