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Russia, France struggle over Mistral contract

Russia, France struggle over Mistral contract

A Russian-French contract on the construction of Mistral class helicopter carriers for the Russian Navy is unlikely to be signed in the near future, a Russian deputy defense minister said. Russia and France in January signed an intergovernmental agreement to […]


BAE and Dassault Aviation to Develop Joint UAS Program

BAE and Dassault Aviation to Develop Joint UAS Program

BAE Systems and Dassault Aviation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate exclusively on the preparation and submission of a joint proposal to the UK and French Ministries of Defence for the design, development, production and support of […]


Russia set to buy 500 combat vehicles from France

Russia set to buy 500 combat vehicles from France

Russia is in talks with French military manufacturer Panhard on the purchase of 500 light armored vehicles for its border guards, a Russian military think-tank said on Friday. “Negotiations are being held on [the purchase of] 3.1-ton light armored vehicles […]


First French FREMM Frigate Prepares for Sea Trials

First French FREMM Frigate Prepares for Sea Trials

In accordance with the Program schedule, DCNS is completing equipment integration and harbor acceptance tests on board the first-of-class FREMM multi-mission frigate Aquitaine. All major ship systems must be tested before the major milestone of the first sea going, scheduled […]


Russian Mistral Procurement Stalled

Russian Mistral Procurement Stalled

The governments of Russia and France are reportedly in a deadlock over the price of the Mistral-class vessels. Russia is expected to procure two Mistral-class ships from France under a joint venture that will lead to an additional two vessels […]


Russia dismisses report of deadlock in talks on Mistral purchase

Russia dismisses report of deadlock in talks on Mistral purchase

Reports of an impasse in contractual talks between Russia and France on the purchase of Mistral class helicopter carriers for the Russian Navy are false, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said on Thursday. Russia’s Kommersant business daily reported on Thursday […]


Russia and France in deadlock over Mistral cost: report

Russia and France in deadlock over Mistral cost: report

Russia and France have hit deadlock in talks over a deal for Moscow to buy Mistral helicopter carriers, with the two sides unable to agree on a price, a report said Thursday, citing Russian sources. Russia insists it will pay […]


Russia in talks with France on ‘future soldier’ gear

Russia in talks with France on ‘future soldier’ gear

Russia is holding talks with France on the purchase of Felin advanced “future soldier” equipment, which includes new combat clothing with body armor and a new ballistic helmet, weapons, and a portable computer. “We will take several Felin sets, we […]


France Orders New-Gen Sperwer Drones and Remote Video Terminals

France Orders New-Gen Sperwer Drones and Remote Video Terminals

ABU DHABI, IDEX 2011: French defense procurement agency DGA has awarded Sagem (Safran group) a contract for the modernization and expansion of the French army’s fleet of Sperwer tactical drones and associated equipment. The contract covers the following: Three Sperwer […]


 
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