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  1. First Two Indian Mirage 2000 I/TI Delivered To Indian AuthoritiesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Aero-News Network

    An acceptance ceremony of the first two Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 I/TI was held Wednesday at Istres, Dassault Aviation's Flight Test Center, under the high patronage of HE Ambassador Arun K. Singh, the Indian Ambassador to France. The ceremony was hosted by Eric Trappier, Dassault Aviation Chairman & CEO, and Pierre Eric Pommellet, Thales Executive Vice President, Defence Mission Systems.

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  2. Infrared Search And Track Systems And The Future Of The US Fighter ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Jalopnik

    Lockheed has a new modular sensor system for combat aircraft dubbed the "Legion Pod" that aims at plugging a major hole in US air warfare capability. It provides a bolt-on Infrared Search and Track system for optically hunting down enemy aircraft, especially stealthy ones, that our radars have trouble detecting.

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  3. France hands over first two upgraded Mirage fighters to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Central Chronicle

    Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to France next month, its defence major Dassault Aviation delivered first two upgraded Mirage 2000 I/TI fighters to the Indian Air force today. The acceptance ceremony was held at Istres, Dassault Aviation's Flight Test Centre where Indian Ambassador to Paris Arun K Singh was present.

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  4. Back in action! India gets 2 upgraded Mirage 2000 fighter jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Rediff.com

    With the Rafale contract in limbo, the upgrade of IAF's Mirage 2000 and Jaguar fighters has become vitally important. Ajai Shukla reports ndian defence planners have breathed a sigh of relief as the first two Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 fighters being upgraded in France were handed over by Dassault and Thales to India's ambassador in Paris, Arun Singh.

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  5. Dassault Aviation: Financial ReleaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PR-inside.com

    Financial Release Saint-Cloud, France, March 25, 2015 - Dassault Aviation buys back 5% of its share capital. Airbus Group completed today a placement of 1,612,407 shares of Dassault Aviation corresponding to 17.5% of the company's share capital.

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  6. India takes delivery of two refitted Mirage jet fighters from FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Peninsula

    Istres--India took delivery Wednesday of the first two refitted Mirage fighter jets out of a total 51 in the pipeline at a ceremony at the Istres airbase in southern France, as talks for more modern Rafales dragged on Signed in 2011 after five years of talks, the contract is worth 1.4 billion euros to be shared by Thales and Dassault, according to an Indian defence ministry document cited by the French business website LaTribune.fr The deal involves the upgrades of the rest of the 51 jets to be carried out in the Indian city of Bangalore by state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited , Dassault's Indian partner, under the Rafale contract India is Dassault Aviation's top export customer and the historical ties we have maintained with the Indian air force for 60 years continue to strengthen," Dassault CEO Eric Trappier told AFP The Rafale is the next logical step," said Trappier, referring to ... (more)

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  7. First two upgraded IAF Mirage 2000 jets delivered to IndiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Newkerala.com

    The first two upgraded IAF Mirage 2000 combat jets were on Wednesday handed over to the Indian authorities at a ceremony at the Dassault Aviation Flight Test Centre at Istres in the south of France. The aircraft were received by Indian Ambassador Arun K. Singh at a ceremony also attended by Dassault Aviation Chairman and CEO Eric Trappier and Thales Executive Vice President Pierre Eric Pommellet.

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  8. Dassault Aviation: The first two Indian Mirage 2000 I/TI delivered to Indian AuthoritiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PR-inside.com

    The first two Indian Mirage 2000 I/TI delivered to Indian Authorities St-Cloud/La Defense-Paris, France, 25 March 2015- Today, the acceptance ceremony of the first two Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 I/TI was held at Istres, Dassault Aviation's Flight Test Centre, under the high patronage of HE Ambassador Arun K. Singh, the Indian Ambassador to France. The ceremony was hosted by Eric Trappier, Dassault Aviation Chairman & CEO, and Pierre Eric Pommellet, Thales Executive Vice President, Defence Mission Systems.

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  9. India to Receive Upgraded Mirage 2000 Fighter JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | DefenceTalk News

    Faced with huge delays in clinching new fighter projects even as it grapples with fast-eroding air combat power, IAF finally has some reason to cheer. The force will get its first two upgraded Mirage-2000 fighters with new avionics and weapons this week.

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  10. Dassault to Feature Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000S at Aero ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | ThomasNet

    TOLUCA, Mexico Toluca International Airport, March 19-21. Dassault Falcon Jet will present its top of the line Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000S short field twinjet at Aero Expo in Toluca, Mexico, one of the leading aviation events in Latin America.

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  11. Small talk: Tappier chatting with the Rafale crew during LIMA - 15 in Langkawi, Kedah.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Star Online

    LANGKAWI: France-based Dassault Aviation can offer a customised financial package to support the Rafale jet fighter should Malaysia decide to procure the combat aircraft from the company. Dassault chief executive officer Eric Tappier said the package could be similar to the one taken up by Egypt to support the Rafale multirole fighter aircraft.

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  12. Dassault x Bell & Ross BR03 "Rafale"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Hypebeast.com

    Bell & Ross took to Baselworld 2015 to reveal, among other timepieces, its latest collaboration with French aircraft manufacturer Dassault. Dubbed the "Rafale" and flanked here by two new editions of the BR03 with ceramic cases and updated dials, the collaborative take on the BR03 is a nod to Dassault's twin-engine, canard delta-wing fighter of the same name and is a follow-up of sorts to 2013's Falcon - which celebrated the 50th anniversary of Dassault's Falcon business jet.

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  13. India is ready to invest $25 billion in joint Russian-Indian project...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Avia.Ru

    India is ready to invest $25 billion in joint development of Russian-Indian fifth-generation fighter and plans to purchase 127 jets of the type, TASS reports with reference to Times of India and Indian Ministry of Defense. So far the "future of FGFA project is unclear after implementation of the first contract for development of the fighter's detailed design worth $259 million".

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  14. Tight budget hampers Malaysia's defence ambitionsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Bangkok Post

    While Malaysia has traditionally played down any tensions with China over the contested waterway, it has long expressed concern about piracy and security along its land and coastal borders. More recently, the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 after it flew unimpeded across the Malay Peninsula last year exposed gaps in the military's tracking of the skies.

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  15. Tight budget hampers Malaysia's defense ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Thanh Nein News

    Defense companies from Europe and the US are offering leasing options to Malaysia, which is looking to replace its MiG-29 fighter jets. Photo: AFP Budget constraints are jeopardizing Malaysia's defense spending plans, which include replacing ageing fighter jets and beefing up its maritime capabilities, at a time when Beijing is growing more assertive in the disputed South China Sea.

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  16. Boeing pins hopes on Malaysia orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Bangkok Post

    US plane manufacturer Boeing, in talks with Malaysia for the sale of 18 F/A-18 fighter jets, is pinning its hopes on an order to give a boost to the struggling product, executives of the planemaker said on Wednesday. The F/A-18 model, French firm Dassault's Rafale, Swedish manufacturer Saab's Gripen, and European consortium Eurofighter's Typhoon are all being assessed by the Southeast Asian nation to replace it aging fleet of Russian MiG-29 fighter jets.

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  17. Boeing pins hopes on Malaysia order for boost to F/A-18 fighter jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Thanh Nein News

    An F/A-18E Super Hornet attached to the Tomcatters of Strike Fighter Squadron 31 lands aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush after conducting strike missions against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , also known as the Islamic State, targets, in the Gulf, September 23, 2014, in this handout picture courtesy of the U.S. Navy. U.S plane manufacturer Boeing, in talks with Malaysia for the sale of 18 F/A-18 fighter jets, is pinning its hopes on an order to give a boost to the struggling product, executives of the planemaker said on Wednesday.

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  18. India to Get Its First Upgraded Mirage 2000 This MonthRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | INDOlink

    NEW DELHI: India will gets its first upgraded Mirage 2000 later this month from France under a Rs. 10,000 crore deal.

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  19. Dassault Announces the 2015 Falcon M&O Seminar SeriesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | PR Newswire

    "There is no better platform for such face to face contact than our M&O Seminars, which is why we continue to improve and expand the content of the seminar programs so customers can most benefit from these important and valuable interactive events." The annual M&O Seminar Series is an ongoing tradition, attracting hundreds of Falcon family members to each session.

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  20. Jaishankar to visit France to better defence tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Hindustan Times

    Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar leaves on a three-day visit to France and Germany later this month in a last-minute bid to seek closure to $23-billion Dassault Rafale fighter deal and an early works agreement with Areva on the Jaitapur nuclear power project in return for critical "Make in India" defence technologies and a joint venture for making large forgings for civilian nuclear reactors. Jaishankar, who will visit both countries between March 25 and 27, will get the groundwork done for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's trip to Paris and Hannover .

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