Egypt orders 24 Rafale combat jets from Dassault Aviation in a €5bn deal
Egypt have ordered 24 Rafale combat jets from Dassault Aviation, in a deal worth €5bn euros (£3.7bn; $5.7bn). “I would like to thank the highest Egyptian authorities for this strategic and historic partnership. Dassault Aviation will be equal to the faith that they have placed in us yet again”, declared Eric... Read more
Embraer KC-390 military transport makes successful first flight
Embraer today successfully performed the first flight of the new military transport and aerial refueling jet, the KC-390. Test pilots Mozart Louzada and Marcos Salgado de Oliveira Lima and flight test engineers Raphael Lima and Roberto Becker flew the aircraft for 1 hour and 25 minutes, conducting an evaluation... Read more