Initial contracts for the Long Term Evolution of the Eurofighter Typhoon multirole fighter jet have been signed between Eurofighter, Eurojet and Netma.
Weapons Armed Forces
The Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker-transport aircraft of the US Air Force made its international debut at Paris Air Show 2019.
Turkish Aerospace presents for the first time the full scale mockup of the new 5th generation multirole fighter jet, the TF-X at the International Paris Air Show.
Dassault Aviation presented at le Bourget a full scale model of the future 6th generation multirole fighter aircraft.
On the opening day of the Paris Air Show Leonardo presented its newest and largest-ever drone, the Falco Xplorer.
The Slovak Ministry of Defence has launched a tender for delivery of a series of new armoured tactical vehicles.
According to local media reports, the Polish PZL Mielec, a subsidiary of Sikorsky, has signed a contract for delivery of 16 S-70i Black Hawk helicopters to the Philippines.
The U.S. Navy has announced its intention to rotate the four Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, which are currently forward deployed in Spanish Rota.
Bulgarian authorities are supposed to announce the preferred bidder in the tender for new Offshore Patrol Vessels.
Politics Armed Forces
The Estonian government has approved a decision to keep the country’s defence budget at the level of at least 2% GDP.