All Italian Air Force articles – Page 3

  • Piaggio Hammerhead UAV FS - Piaggio

    Italy ponders Hammerhead UAV as Predator replacement


    ​Italy is evaluating the Piaggio Aero P.1HH Hammerhead unmanned air vehicle (UAV) as a likely replacement for its air force's fleet of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator As from later this decade.

  • Tranche 3A Typhoon - Alenia Aermacchi

    First Tranche 3 Eurofighter for Italy emerges


    Italy’s first Tranche 3 production example of the Eurofighter Typhoon has been rolled out from Alenia Aermacchi’s Turin-Caselle final assembly line, ahead of being handed over within the next few months.

  • News

    Italian Predator Bs start Afghan duty


    ​The Italian air force has begun using its General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator B unmanned air system in Afghanistan, following successful check flights.

  • News

    Italian G550 fleet to get additional capabilities


    Italy's future two G550-based airborne early warning and control system aircraft are to gain some additional capabilities.

  • Alenia Aermacchi M-345 HET

    Italy commits to M-345 HET trainer


    ​The Italian air force is to adopt Alenia Aermacchi's developmental M-345 HET to replace its MB-339s in delivering part of its future pilot training syllabus.