Airbus completes 1,500th target drone

Airbus has completed the 1,500th target drone (Do-DT – direct target) at the Friedrichshafen site, which will soon enter service on behalf of the German Armed Forces. Since 2002, around 40 employees from the Target Systems and Services department have…

SOFINS 2017 : a third venue and a much larger show

By Jean-Michel Guhl Quite exceptionally blessed by a mild and sunny early spring weather, the third edition of SOFINS — or Special Operations Forces Innovation Network Seminar — which now has expanded to a real military show, however remains quite…

Eurofighter n.500 for the Italian Air Force

On 11 April 2017 Lt. Gen. Gabriele Salvestroni, Logistic Commander of the Italian Air Force received the 500th Eurofighter Typhoon manufactured by the four nations consortium. The ceremony took place at Torino Caselle Leonardo’s Aircraft Division, in Division Managing Director,…