France Confirms Upward Trend In Defense Spending

Credit: Dassault Aviation
The expected growth of France’s defense budget in 2017 is confirming a paradigm shift—the defense ministry has moved from “a culture of deflation” to a “culture of adaptation” as terrorist threats are fought in the Middle East in an effort requiring more military personnel and equipment. Other...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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