Last Update July 1, 2016


  • Aircraft, Helicopter, UAV, Spacecraft & related equipment

In terms of the number of aircraft built and delivered, Tornado remains Europe's largest military aircraft co-operation programme. Nearly 1000 Aircraft have been delivered to the Air Forces of Germany, Italy, United Kingdom and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Within Industry, the Tornado programme is managed as a consortium, led by Panavia Aircraft GmbH as the Tornado management company and with Alenia Aermacchi, BAE Systems and Airbus Defence and Space as Panavia Partner Companies.

The partner companies and Shareholders Alenia Aermacchi (15%), BAE Systems (42,5%) and Airbus Defence and Space (42,5%) function as national main contractors to Panavia which is located in Munich.

The programme is guided and monitored on behalf of the British, German and Italian Governments by NAMMO (NATO MRCA Management and Production Organisation) for which the executive agency NETMA (NATO Eurofighter and TORNADO Management Organisation, formerly NAMMA) forms the operative arm and is also located in the Munich area. Panavia is the tri-national Prime Contractor to NETMA.

Panavia is accredited to AS 9100 REV C/BS EN 9100: 2009 /JIS Q9100:2009, ISO 9001:2008 as assessed in accordance with EN 9104-001:2013 for the scope ‘Prime Contractor for the Tornado Weapon System’.

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Panavia Aircraft GmbH

  • Am Söldnermoos 17, D-85399, Hallbergmoos, Germany
  • +49811800
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