Airbus is developing a next generation fighter plane

Airbus разрабатывает истребитель нового поколения

The new aircraft is appears under the name Future Combat Air System.

The European aircraft concern Airbus has announced that it is developing a next generation fighter plane. This was stated by the head of the military division of the company is Fernando Alonso in an interview with Handelsblatt.

“We have been working in Germany and Spain over the individual components. The project is partly financed by the governments of several countries, and we hope to increase the budget,” said Alonso.

According to him, the fighter will represent a system that combines the characteristics of combat aircraft, drone, satellite, and command points.

“We hope that will join us, and France. We in Europe have to do everything together, space for two or three different systems is not gone,” said Alonso.

The new fighter, while appearing under the name Future Combat Air System, can replace as still producing fighter Eurofighter Typhoon and has been removed from production Tornado.

As reported Корреспондент.net, in March Nanyang years Airbus has presented in Geneva the flying car. The transport concept is called Pop Up.

Source: Russian service of Deutsche Welle