Breaking news: some dozen Rafale for the United Arab Emirates?

By EDR On-Line editorial staff

Rumours had been around for a few days, but in the late hours of Thursday November 19th these surfaced in the French media, According to information that started circulating in Paris the contract for the selling of some dozen of Rafale combat air craft to the United Arab Emirates should be announced in early December, during the visit of President Macron in that country. The exact number has not been released, however estimates range from 30 to 60, a number around 50 being the most probable. The aircraft should be provided by Dassault Aviation in the latest F4 standard. More information will be provided as soon as available.

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