Qatar To Buy Additional Rafales

Qatar To Buy Additional Rafales 7 December, 2017

Qatar is planning to buy additional Rafale fighters and VBCI armored vehicles, according to the French Ministry of Defence. 

The Qatar Armed Forces and Dassault Aviation signed an agreement on future cooperation and the exercise of an option for 12 Rafale, Dassault announced on 7 December. This new order follows on from the contract signed on 4 May 2015 between the State of Qatar and Dassault Aviation for the acquisition of 24 Rafale, thus raising the number of Rafale aircraft operated by the Qatar Emiri Air Force to 36. 

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