The contract for the purchase of 24 Rafale aircraft by Qatar came into force on Thursday, December 17 2015.
COP 21: the Euroglider project, supported by Dassault Aviation, contributes to the emergence of new environmental technologies
As part of its program of cooperation with the academic sector, Dassault Aviation has since 2014 been working in close partnership with the schools of the ISAE Group (ISAE, ISAE-ENSMA, ESTACA, French Air Force) on the development of the “Euroglider” project, created and supported by the European Gliding Development Association (AEDEVV).
Civil aviation encourages connection and contact by bringing people closer together. It represents a growing need and one that must go hand in hand with sustainable development. Dassault Aviation is one of the pioneers of “green” aviation and devotes a large share of its R&D budgets to it.
Dassault Falcon Jet has completed another major expansion of its Little Rock Completion Center that will add 350,000 square feet of production space to the Arkansas facility.
Dassault Falcon Service (DFS), a subsidiary of Dassault Aviation, has recently begun work on a new maintenance facility in Bordeaux-Mérignac, to expand its Falcon overhaul capability.
During a press conference, Eric Trappier, Chairman and CEO of Dassault Aviation, presented First Half-year 2015 Results, on July 23, 2015.
On July 20, 2015, the official ceremony marking the acceptance by the Arab Republic of Egypt of its first three Rafales was held at the Dassault Aviation flight test center in Istres, under the patronage of His Excellency Mr. Ehab Badawy, Egyptian Ambassador to France, and in the presence of Dassault Aviation Chairman & CEO Eric Trappier.
On June 12, 2015, Eric Trappier, Chairman and CEO of Dassault Aviation, held a press conference on the occasion of the 2015 Paris Air Show opening.
On June 2, 2015, Dassault Aviation lifted the veil on the highly anticipated Falcon 5X, which establishes a new benchmark in the large cabin, long range business aviation market.
Renewal of Mr. Eric TRAPPIER as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and of Mr. Loïk SEGALEN as Chief Operating Officer
The General meeting of the Shareholders held on May 20, 2015 has renewed for 4 years MMs Serge Dassault, Olivier Dassault, Charles Edelstenne, Eric Trappier and Mrs Lucia Sinapi-Thomas as Directors.