France Builds Talios Pod Stocks For Rafale

Credit: Thales via French Defense Ministry
France has ordered an additional 21 Talios optronic targeting pods for its fleet of Dassault Rafale fighters. The Thales-developed pod is already in use on Rafales operated by the French Air Force and Navy, having been integrated onto the aircraft through the F3R upgrade introduced at the end of...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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