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The idea of ​​a possible tornado successors have changed in a number of points since the beginning of the planning. The now pending purchase solution involves compromises that will cause you additional measures taken must meet the original conceptual ideas for the successor system to.

a review

By early 2016, ie until the eve of the announcement of the joint Franco-German development project "Future Combat Air System" (FCAS) to succeed Rafale and Euro Fighter, examined the Luftwaffe ways the tornado - an alternative to buying solution - through a customized new development to replace. The required for this weapon system capabilities were not yet committed, given the early stage of the project, but initial investigations, among others, addressed the following issues:

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