Tempest

UK could scrap plan to acquire 90 F-35B fighter jets

The new defense strategy of the United Kingdom could scrap a plan to procure 90 F-35B fighter jets....


Tempest fighter program gears up with new partners and investment

The Tempest program took a huge step forward with two almost-simultaneous announcements from the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence and the Swedish manufacturer Saab....


Sketching the 6th generation fighter jet

While countries are still developing the 5th-generation fighter jets, the most advanced so far, manufacturers around the world are already outlining the future of combat aircraft. Let's take a look at the most promising ones to try and decipher what could be the 6th generation fighter jets....


Tempest, new player or PR stunt?

On July 16, 2018, the first day of Farnborough Airshow, the United Kingdom unveiled a sixth generation fighter project named Tempest, part of a new Combat Air Strategy (CAS). The plane, which is set out to replace the Eurofighter Typhoon within the Royal Air Force, could rival the Future Combat Air System (FCAS) officialized by Germany and France during ILA Berlin Air Show on April 25-29, 2018....