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Thales and Dassault providing French ISTAR

Old 15th Jan 2020, 18:04
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Thales and Dassault providing French ISTAR

Today the Thales Group and Dassault have contract to provide French army ISTAR from 2025 onwards .They will use three Dassault Falcon 8X airframes equipped wi5 the CUGE EW system, replacing the Armee de l’Air legacy C160 Transalls in that same role.


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Old 15th Jan 2020, 21:49
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Today the Thales Group and Dassault have contract to provide French army ISTAR from 20205 onwards .
I have heard of long lead times, but that one takes the cake!
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and I thought BAe were masters at stringing out Govt work.........................
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Does the CFRP fuselage help with receiving and transmitting in any way say compared to a Gulfstream?
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