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Georgia to Buy Advanced Air Defense Missiles from France

Ground Master 200 Radar

France will supply Georgia with advanced air defense missile systems in line with a contract signed in Paris earlier this month, a Georgian news website reported on Saturday. On June 15 Georgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli signed an agreement with […]


France to study building nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia

France to study building nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia

Paris: France said Wednesday it would look into building two nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia as part of a multi-billion-euro package of deals, days before the deadline of nuclear talks with the kingdom’s rival, Iran. A feasibility study will be […]


DCNS Transfers the FREMM Tahya Misr to the Egyptian Navy

Egypt's FREMM Frigate, Tahya Misr

France: On Tuesday, 23 June a ceremony took place to transfer the FREMM Tahya Misr to the Egyptian flag, a major step for the continuation of the training of the crew and seal trials. The ceremony took place in presence […]


France to Supply Key Technology for BrahMos Missiles

France to Supply Key Technology for BrahMos Missiles

PARIS: France has agreed ‘in principle’ to India’s request for a crucial internal guidance technology to be provided by French company Safran (Sagem) for the BrahMos missiles. The issue was discussed in a bilateral meeting between the French Minister of […]


Boeing, Customers Demonstrate Performance and Innovation At Paris Air Show

Boeing, Customers Demonstrate Performance and Innovation At Paris Air Show

Boeing strengthened its position as the aerospace industry’s leader in innovation and technology at a highly successful 2015 Paris Air Show. “Innovation is the heart of our strategy,” said Boeing Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Muilenburg. “It […]


DCNS Delivers Second FREMM Frigate for the French Navy

DCNS Delivers Second FREMM Frigate for the French Navy

France: On June 12th in Brest, DCNS delivered the FREMM multi-mission frigate Provence to the French Navy, as stipulated in the contract. This frigate is the second of the series ordered by OCCAR on behalf of the DGA (French armament […]


Airbus says US to be biggest customer for A400M military plane

Airbus says US to be biggest customer for A400M military plane

European aircraft maker Airbus believes the United States will be the biggest customer for its A400M military transport plane, despite a fatal crash involving one of them during a test flight last month. “By the next decade at the latest, […]


Paris Air Show goes green but sales war takes center-stage

Paris Air Show goes green but sales war takes center-stage

PARIS: With air passenger numbers set to double to six billion annually by 2030, the world’s premier air show in Paris will next week focus on green issues even as the aircraft sales war remains center stage. The Paris Air […]


Mali troops get reacquainted with lost north

Mali troops get reacquainted with lost north

For Malian troops making their first forays into the country’s north since jihadists took control, French military support provides reassurance at a time when they are strangers in their own back yard. Islamist militias linked to Al-Qaeda — some foreign […]


Exercise Puma 15 marks first for U.S., Polish, French armies

A Polish soldier provides cover for U.S. and Polish vehicles crossing a creek during Exercise Puma 15 at Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area, May 26, 2015.

CAMP KONOTOP, Poland: Soldiers, from the U.S., Polish, and French armies, completed a multi-battalion-sized training exercise at Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area in Poland, May 29. Although between NATO allies, Exercise Puma 15 marks the first time the partners have conducted […]


 
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