France, Germany To Create Joint Tactical Airlift Base

Credit: Aeroport Militaire D'evreux: Wikimedia Commons/Ascobole
LYON, France—The French and German ministers of defense have signed an agreement for the creation of a binational tactical air transport base in Evreux, France, using Lockheed Marcin C-130J Hercules airlifters. France has ordered four C-130Js, including two with helicopter inflight refueling...
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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