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  1. Turbulence over RafaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Telegraph

    Import/export of military hardware is a multibillion-dollar business which rarely distinguishes between friend and foe. Every state-of-the-art military hardware transaction is commercial, with virtually no room for bargaining.

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  2. Egypt Pleased With RafaleRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Middle East Newsline

    CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has expressed satisfaction with its new fleet of French-origin Rafale fighter-jets. The military said the emerging Rafale fleet marked the most modern element of the Egyptian Air Force. So far, the air force has received six Rafales from France's Dassault Aviation.

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  3. Boeing could make Super Hornets in India if purchasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | UPI

    Boeing is in talks to manufacture its F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jet in India as part of the country's Make In India initiative if it agrees to procure the aircraft. Make In India is a government program launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , which aims to encourage multinational and domestic companies to invest in the country by building products there.

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  4. Finland should consider replacing Hornets with Jas Gripens - ex-PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    Feb 3 Finland should consider replacing its ageing Hornet fighter jets with Swedish firm Saab's Jas Gripens, Matti Vanhanen, the country's former prime minister and the current head of MPs in the ruling Centre party, said on Wednesday. Finland is looking to replace its 62 F/A-18 Hornet jets with multirole fighter aircrafts in a procurement estimated at 5-10 billion euros .

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  5. Boeing CEO pitches F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jet to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Indian Express

    US aircraft maker Boeing Co is in a "conversation" on manufacturing its F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jet in India US aircraft maker Boeing Co is in a "conversation" on manufacturing its F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jet in India, Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg was quoted on Wednesday as saying on his first visit to the country. "We see the Super Hornet as an opportunity to tie directly into the 'Make in India' strategy," Muilenburg told the Hindustan Times in an interview whose authenticity was confirmed by the company.

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  6. France Pitches for Naval Version of RafaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Outlook

    As India and France work on the deal for 36 Rafale jets for the IAF, a high-level team of Dassault Aviation met senior officials here, pitching for the naval version of the fighter plane for the country's next indigenous aircraft carrier - Vishal. Sources in the know said the team from France gave a detailed presentation to senior Navy officers on various aspects of the naval version and the benefits it would offer with two arms of defence forces using Rafale fighter jets.

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  7. France Fighter jets deal inked, financial issues yet to be resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Echo

    Soldiers of 35th Infantry Regiment of 7th Armoured Brigade of the French Army also joined armed forces of India to march down the Rajpath - marking the first participation of foreign soldiers in the Republic Day celebration of India. The announcement was made by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande at a joint press conference held in the Indian capital.

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  8. Egypt takes delivery of Rafale fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | UPI

    Egypt has taken delivery of three Rafale fighters from French aircraft company Dassault, the second batch of fighter jets under a contact last signed last year. The three fighters were delivered in Cairo on Thursday at a special ceremony attended by Egyptian and French officials, Ahram Online reports .

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  9. Egypt: Egypt to Receive 2nd Batch of Rafale Jets From France ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | AllAfrica.com

    Egypt is due to receive the second batch of Rafale fighter jets from France on Thursday, as per the business deal between the two countries, the state-run MENA news agency reported. The second batch consists of three planes, which will take part in an air parade in Cairo, Giza, and the sixth of October city after their arrival, MENA added.

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  10. OPINION: Dassault excels in balancing actRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Flight Global

    "We had the impression the crisis was over and the world was back to recovery." The downturn in markets that as recently as 2014 were darlings of Dassault, and its rivals in large-cabin business jets, surprised the French firm's boss A Conspicuous displays of wealth have become A unfashionable in Brazil and China, where the spotlight is on rooting out corruption.

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  11. Egypt to receive second batch of Rafale jets from FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Al Bawaba

    Egypt is due to receive the second batch of Rafale fighter jets from France on Thursday, as per the business deal between the two countries, the state-run MENA news agency reported. The second batch consists of three planes, which will take part in an air parade in Cairo, Giza, and the sixth of October city after their arrival, MENA added.

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  12. ISIS provoking France in worst possible way: HollandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Echo

    Hollande is to be the chief guest at the Republic Day Parade on Tuesday In the shared belief that terrorism can not be justified under any circumstance, regardless of its motivation, wherever and by whomsoever it is committed, both leaders called for decisive action against all terror groups. India and France Monday signed an MoU on purchase of Rafale fighter jets, a delayed multi-billion USA dollar arms deal between the two countries, said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting French President Francois Hollande here.

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  13. India, France Find Common Cause On CounterterrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Echo

    French President, Francois Hollande who is on a three-day visit to India as the chief guest for 2016 Republic Day Parade was accorded a ceremonial Reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Monday. Modi had announced India's intention to purchase 36 Rafale medium multi-role combat aircraft of French aerospace major Dassault during his visit to Paris a year ago.

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  14. France's Hollande views Indian Republic Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Echo

    Modi had also spoken of his and Hollande's joint resolve to increase security cooperation, recalling a deadly raid earlier this month on an Indian military base near the Pakistan border. In this spirit, the two leaders welcomed the three MoUs signed and the proposed collaboration between AFD and the government of India for financing projects related to urban water and sanitation in Puducherry.

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  15. French have marginally reduced Rafale price: Govt sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Indian Express

    The French have "marginally" reduced the price of Rafale combat planes but India is seeking more and the multi-billion dollar deal could take at least another six weeks to be finalised, government sources said today. The price for 36 Rafales, as per the UPA tender, keeping the cost escalation and dollar rate in view, comes to over over Rs 66,000 crore , they said.

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  16. France To Build Six N-reactors In IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Echo

    "Nothing will deter us, no threat will make France waver in the fight against terrorism", Hollande said in the Indian capital, New Delhi, after meeting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi . Modi had, during his visit to Paris previous year, announced India's intention to buy 36 Rafale medium multi-role combat aircraft built by Dassault.

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  17. Rafale deal: India wants more add-onsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Indian Express

    While Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande have indicated that financial aspects of the Rafale deal are still work in progress, what has been left unsaid is that the Indian side is attempting to squeeze in more add-ons even as the price of 36 jets hangs around Rs 60,000 crore - as offered to India in April last year. Defence Ministry sources indicated that the government machinery worked against time to complete the much-expected Inter-Governmental Agreement two weeks ago.

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  18. Raytheon Awarded $14M for Next Gen Air-Launched Tactical Missiles...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Defence Industry Daily

    The UAE is looking to sell some of their fleet of Dassault Mirage 2000-9 fighters to Iraq as a precursor to their own acquisition of Dassault Rafale fighters. Awaiting final assurances from France and Iraq before any of the deals are finalized, the UAE has been trying to sell ten of its Mirage fleet to Iraq since 2011 but has met with opposition from France.

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  19. France, India to strengthen counter-terror cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Daily Times

    NEW DELHI: French President Francois Hollande vowed Monday not to weaken his resolve against terrorism as he held talks with India's leader on security cooperation and a long-delayed defence deal. Hollande said he and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had agreed to step up cooperation on counter-terrorism after deadly attacks on Paris in November that recalled the 2008 assault on Mumbai.

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  20. Blackjack UAV Achieves IOC | Iraqi Gov Submits Request for $1.95B in...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Defence Industry Daily

    Armenia is to be supplied with refurbished Il-76 and Su-30SM aircraft alongside armored vehicles, artillery and missiles from Russia. The news follows this week's Armenian-Russian Intergovernmental Commission on Military-Technical Cooperation which discussed further bilateral trade and military-technical cooperation.

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