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Finland uses the fighter aircraft is likely to all the store earmarked 10 billion

on Friday a year-long fighter aircraft acquisition process forward to the next stage, when the fighters for Finland, offering companies get underwritten with focus to offer you.

the Following Finnish air force fighter is either boeing's Super Hornet, Lockheed martin's F35, Dassault Rafale, Saab Gripen or the BAE Systems Eurofighter Typhoon.

multi-stage tendering is now in its second phase. Later all five the manufacturer a final offer request. After defending the administration recommends some options to choose from, but definitively it will solve the Finnish government. It will make a decision in 2021.

10 billion price ceiling is in practice also the minimum

the Acquisition costs have been drawn out to tender during the political decision-makers.

at the beginning of October the government's economic policy ministerial committee established (you move to another service), that price range is planned 7 - 10 billion.

yle we say to the government sources, that the armed forces was to solution a message, that more than 10 billion shops will not do. It is likely, however, that the fighters and those around them need specialised functions to sink roughly the size of 10 billion, yle is projected for government and military sources.

Eurofighter Typhoon -fighter planes serviced.Rinna Härkönen / Yle

Machines and all related obtain get to pay 10 billion euros. Price ceilings facilitated the buyers and sellers work. Five fighter manufacturers are competing now in practice about what a maximum of 10 billion the store can accommodate.

fighters is not coming, at least more than the current Hornet-fighter aircraft full performance of replacement needed. Full performance is necessary for replacement of the defence administration, about 64 machine, and 64 machine from Finland sent the rfq in the first stage.

If ten billion does not get 64 machine with all the necessary support functions and systems, machines purchased a number of pieces in less, government sources told.

BAE Systems: Brexit don't mind Euro-fighter operations and development

on Thursday as the destroyer of the acquisition candidate, the Eurofighter Typhoonia was presented to Finnish reporters, BAE-Systems development and production centre in the Uk wartonin in.

Also wartonin in preparing to meet Friday for the upcoming tender of the focus to share.

– we Analyze it, and we're ready to answer it by the end of January, said the John Rossall , which leads to the HX-campaign for BAE systems by.

John Rossall leads to HX-campaign for BAE systems by.Rinna Härkönen / Yle

BAE Systems offered for Finland joint european Eurofighter Typhoon fighters, which has been introduced in the early 2000s.

Euro-fighter in the background there are four countries: Germany, Spain, Italy and the Uk. The project is headquartered in Germany, but for Finland, the machine represents the British.

britain's possible departure from the EU can bring to mind the possibility that a brexit might be no harm also defence cooperation. Again on Thursday the british should leave the EU, but the difference is canceled. Now the country is preparing for elections and a possible new brexit-date.

BAE-systems which assure that a possible brexit from no harm to the plane. The project has been done together with the European countries for several decades, HX-campaign director Rossall recalls.

we've done our own analysis. We do not believe that brexit has a great impact on the program, because the program works within the Nato context and rules under which countries operate, do not change brexit because, said Rossall.

the Brits are waiting for January comes those tests, which Finland intends to ensure that the promised features really exist. The tests are Finland, Pirkkala and participate in these shows all fighter candidates.

see also:

the fighter acquisition program manager: Finland ordered by the destroyers the number will be until the next reign, – 64 is a preliminary chapter

Thus, the trafficked billions of fighters – Yle report by the Us arms industry core

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