Cairo's Mirage 5 deal forces Elysee Palace to choose between Islamabad and New Delhi
In a dilemma for Paris, the sale of old Egyptian Army French fighter planes looks certain to upset the French defence industry's new best client. [...]
Safran is France’s biggest manufacturer of engines for planes, helicopters and rockets. It was created in 2005 from the merger of SNECMA and Sagem. IT employs nearly 70,000 people and is one of the principal suppliers to Dassault and Airbus.
Chinese State Security's vast spying operation against French group Safran, which came to light when several individuals were indicted in the US last month, involved a major cyber-attack campaign that Intelligence Online has been able to retrace. [...]