Spanish Air Force

Airbus delivers the 100th A400M

The milestone aircraft includes all new certified capabilities The global fleet has reached 100,000 flight hours Known as MSN111 this is the...

First NH90 helicopter delivered to the Spanish Air Force for search and rescue missions

NHIndustries and its Partner Companies (Airbus Helicopters, Leonardo and Fokker) have delivered the first NH90 to the Spanish Air Force that will boost their...

MQ-9B SkyGuardian: The next generation of remotely piloted aircraft

The MQ-9B Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) possesses a number of unique advantages not found in manned platforms:...

Airbus military aircraft perform life-saving medevac missions during the COVID-19 pandemic

With the number of coronavirus patients mounting around the world, Airbus-built military transport aircraft are increasingly used for civil medical evacuation (medevac) duties in...

Spanish Air Force Airbus A400M suffers birdstrike while landing at Zaragoza Air Base

On 7 May, a Spanish Air Force (Ejército del Aire) Airbus A400M Atlas military transport was damaged following a bird strike. The aircraft was...

Video shows Spanish Air Force CASA C-101 Aviojet crashing into Mediterranean Sea near Murcia, Spain

On 26 August at 09:38 (UTC +2), a Spanish Air Force (Ejército del Aire) CASA C-101 Aviojet belonging to the Patrulla Águila, Spain's Red...

Severe structural damage on a Spanish Air Force EADS Casa C-295 after bumpy landing at Santa Cilia-Los Pirineos, Spain

On 3 April, a Spanish Air Force (Ejército del Aire) EADS Casa C-295 (T.21-10/35-48) made a very bumpy landing at the airfield of Santa...

Airbus delivers first upgraded Tranche 1 Eurofighter to Spanish Air Force

Airbus has delivered the first upgraded Tranche 1 Eurofighter to the Spanish Air Force. The upgrade was carried out at Airbus facilities in Getafe...

Boeing to modernise entire Spanish Chinook helicopter fleet

Boeing will remanufacture 17 CH-47D Chinooks to the CH-47F configuration for Spain’s Army Boeing will upgrade all 17 of Spain’s CH-47D Chinook helicopters to the...

Eurofighter fleet passes 500,000 flying hours

The Eurofighter fleet is celebrating after passing the 500,000 flying hours mark, as it cements its place at the heart of European air defence. Eurofighter...

Spanish Eurofighter Typhoon accidentally fires missile in Estonia

A Spanish Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jet accidentally launches an air-to-air missile in the Estonian air space The incident occurred on 7 August at 3:44 PM...

Airbus delivers latest standard Eurofighter to Spanish Air Force

First two new-build aircraft to be delivered in P1Eb FW configuration Airbus Defence and Space has delivered to the... latest