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RAFALE likely to be turned down in UAE fighter aircraft bid

RAFALE fighter aircraft flying

RAFALE La Ferté Alais 2010 - © Xavier Cotton http://passiondesavions.blogspot.com/

According to the comments of His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the French Dassault RAFALE multirole fighter aircraft might be rejected as he was paying a visit to the 12th Dubai International Airshow.

About the Rafale deal, he said that Dassault seemed unaware that all the diplomatic and political will in the world could not overcome uncompetitive and unworkable commercial terms.

Dassault was deemed to race ahead in this $10-billion sale to the United Arab Emirates. The contest has taken a dramatic turn as EADS Eurofighter/Typhoon seems to receive a decisive momentum, and the Boeing F-15 and F-18 programmes would be back on track in this competition.

The Rafale performances in Libya were thought to have outclassed the other allied fighter aircraft, and it clearly headed above the competition indeed. However, some commercial negotiations would have failed. To be continued…

Photo courtesy: © Xavier Cotton http://passiondesavions.blogspot.com/

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China had the right to try Russian Flanker-D fighter aircraft, not to produce Sukhoi Su-27SK copycat version…

RIA NovostiChinese J-10 fighterRussia downplays Chinese J-15 fighter capabilities

19:25 04/06/2010 China’s J-15 carrier-based fighter will not be able to compete with Russia’s Su-33 fighter on global markets because it is inferior to the Russian aircraft, a Russian military analyst said on Friday.>>

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Passengers change plans ahead of BA strike

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Brazil might buy Rafales

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The 48th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airportBrazil in talks to buy French fighter jets

22:31 07/09/2009 Brazil is negotiating the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France, French media reported on Monday, citing a joint statement by the two countries’ presidents.>>

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KSA on verge of Mi-171B purchase

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ВертолетSaudi Arabia set to buy 30 Russian military helicopters – source

15:30 25/08/2009 Russia is concluding talks with Saudi Arabia on selling 30 Mi-171B helicopters>>

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