Dassault Plans Earlier, Faster Rafale Deliveries To France


Credit: Tony Osborne/Aviation Week
PARIS—Dassault Aviation has resumed Rafale deliveries to France and is negotiating a contract for a fifth batch of aircraft, Dassault Chairman and CEO Eric Trappier has told lawmakers. The Tranche 5 batch would include up to 42 Rafales, Trappier told a May 24 parliamentary hearing. Deliveries from...
Helen Chachaty

Based in Paris, Helen has specialized in defense and aerospace journalism since 2011. She covers French and European defense programs and industries.

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