6th gen fighter to challenge China? UK, Italy & Japan team up for ‘tempest’ jet
Japan, Britain and Italy are merging their next-generation jet fighter projects in a bridge between Europe and Asia that marks Japan's first major industrial defence collaboration beyond the United States since World War Two. The deal to create the Global Combat Air Programme effectively combines the European Tempest and Japanese F-X projects, both of which have been in the pipeline for years. Watch this video for more.