Defense Spending In France Set To Rise In 2019

Credit: Laure-Anne Maucorps/Armee de l’Air
The debate on the military budget contained in France’s 2019 finance bill, which was approved by parliament in November, has been heated—again. Overall, the government wants to maintain an upward curve for defense spending. However, at the last minute, a controversial change in the planned...
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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