Sniper to the Qatar Aircrafts

Sniper to the Qatar Aircrafts 14 June, 2018

Qatar announced that it would prefer the Sniper targeting pod for the Rafale aircraft it ordered, and it is reported in the statement made by Lockheed Martin that the pods ordered by Qatar Emirates Air Force will begin to be delivered in 2019 and that the integration process and flight tests continues. Rafale; become 10th Sniper targeting pod user after Harrier GR9, B-1B Lancer, B-52 Stratofortress, F-15 Eagle family, F/A-18 Hornet family, Eurofighter Typhoon, A-10 Thunderbolt II, F-16 Fighting Falcon and F-2.

Qatar has ordered 24 Rafale aircraft with 12l options for the past year. Option then turned into a precise order. Dassault announced that the aircraft deliveries will start at the end of 2018.

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