Typhoon Deal with Oman Gets Closer




An order from Oman for Typhoon fighters has taken a step closer, following a statement by Prime Minister Gordon Brown on the 2nd April. The statement confirmed Oman’s intention to buy the aircraft to replace its Jaguars. Previously, no negotiations had been admitted by either the Omanis or the British. A contract could be finalised this year and although no numbers have been mentioned, Oman currently operates 16 Jaguars from Thumrait and to allow for attrition, around 24 aircraft are...
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