French MoD Proceeds With Falcon 8Xs For Sigint Program

Falcon 8X Archange
Credit: French air force
LYON, France—The French Minister of Armed Forces, Florence Parly, has launched the construction phase of the Archange signal intelligence program, which will see the country’s two existing Transall C-160 Gabriels replaced with three modified Falcon 8Xs. The program’s goal is to renew France’s...
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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