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France Lands Indian MMRCA Fighter Jet Deal

France Lands Indian MMRCA Fighter Jet Deal

India has decided to buy 126 fighter jets from French firm Dassault in a $11 billion deal that is one of the world’s largest arms contracts. Indian government officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, told reporters Tuesday that […]


Dassault on tough road to close India fighter deal

Dassault on tough road to close India fighter deal

India’s selection of Dassault Aviation as the preferred bidder for a huge fighter jet deal marks just the start of a long and arduous process for the French firm to secure a final contract, analysts say. Dassault won the right […]


France’s Dassault wins 126-jet Indian MMRCA contract

France’s Dassault wins 126-jet Indian MMRCA contract

French firm Dassault has won a multi-billion-dollar contract to provide 126 fighter jets to the Indian military, a government source in New Delhi told AFP on Tuesday. Dassault will sell its Rafale multi-role jet to India after beating the Eurofighter […]


Hungary Extends Gripen Contract

Hungary Extends Gripen Contract

The defence and security company Saab is proud to announce that Hungary is taking a long-term strategic decision to continue operating Gripen and ensuring the continued development of its national capability. Sweden and Hungary are extending the cooperation for another […]


French jet firm makes Swiss new offer

French jet firm makes Swiss new offer

French aircraft maker Dassault has made a new offer to Switzerland for its Rafale fighter jets after the government decided in November to buy Sweden’s Gripen planes instead, a report said Sunday. Dassault has sent a letter to parliament — […]


Austrian Eurofighter On Duty During World Economic Forum in Davos

Austrian Eurofighter On Duty During World Economic Forum in Davos

From the 24th to the 29th January, Austrian Eurofighter Typhoons will again protect the skies over the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The operation known as Daedalus 12 will see four Austrian Eurofighters deployed to protect the area in […]


Air Force Leaders Say Strategy Calls for F-22, F-35 Capabilities

Air Force Leaders Say Strategy Calls for F-22, F-35 Capabilities

Fifth-generation fighter aircraft are key to America maintaining domain dominance in the years ahead, Air Force officials said here today. Lt. Gen. Christopher D. Miller, deputy chief of staff for strategic plans and programs, and Maj. Gen. Noel T. “Tom” […]


US to press Russia on reported Syria jet deal

US to press Russia on reported Syria jet deal

A senior US diplomat visiting Russia will press Moscow on a reported deal to sell Syria fighter jets, something Washington described as “quite concerning,” the State Department said. Jeffrey Feltman, the top US diplomat for the Middle East, was in […]


BAE Systems says Oman requests more Eurofighter details

BAE Systems says Oman requests more Eurofighter details

British arms manufacturer BAE Systems said Monday that the the Sultanate of Oman has asked for more detailed proposals for the Eurofighter Typhoon, as it edged closer towards a possible deal. Oman had stated its intention to purchase Typhoon aircraft […]


 
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