French defence companies reconfigure sales networks in Caucasus
Despite promising prospects and a line-up of shiny new agents, French defence companies are struggling to make headway in Azerbaijan. [...]
Founded in 1929 by Marcel Bloch, Dassault Aviation is the French aircraft manufacturer of reference when it comes to private jets and fighter aircraft (Rafale, Mirage). The company is also getting into drone development.
According to our sources, the Brazilian Air Force has sold its squadron of Mirage 2000 fighter jets to a French broker based in the United Arab Emirates. The firm plans to get in on the lucrative aggressor squadrons market, a service sought after by armed forces in the region. [...]