Rafales for India

India’s acquisition of 36 Rafale fighters reflects its strategic relationship and exemplary partnership with France, reaching back to 1953.

Rafale
Rafale

nEUROn drone and naval Rafale in formation over the Charles-de-Gaulle aircraft carrier

The nEUROn had to stand up to the stressful electromagnetic environment of an aircraft carrier.

nEUROn and Rafale M in flight over the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier. Sea tests to investigate the use of a UCAV in a naval context.
nEUROn and Rafale M in flight over the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier. Sea tests to investigate the use of a UCAV in a naval context.

French air force Rafale C at the Al Dhafra air base in the United Arab Emirates

With nearly 30,000 flight hours in combat, the Rafale has clearly proven its versatility and dispatch reliability.

Rafale C
Rafale C

Falcon 8X extreme cold tests

Flight tests showed that the Falcon 8X functioned smoothly even in the extreme cold. All systems operated perfectly during tests at temperatures that dropped down to -33°C.

March 2016 : cold soak trials of Falcon 8X, Rankin Inlet, In the North Canada.
March 2016 : cold soak trials of Falcon 8X, Rankin Inlet, In the North Canada.

Egyptian Rafale fighters

The Egyptian air force takes delivery of three more Rafales, bringing the total so far to six out of the 24 ordered.

Second delivery of Rafale Egypt. Arrival in Egypt on January 28th, 2016.
Second delivery of Rafale Egypt. Arrival in Egypt on January 28th, 2016.

Conquest of the Air, at the Grand Palais in Paris

An impressive “sound and light” show in April 2016 retraced the first 100 years of an exceptional manufacturer. Real Mirage III, Mystère 20 and Rafale aircraft were all on display in the Grand Palais, which hosted the first Paris air shows in the early 20th century.

"The Conquest of the Air" show, April 9th to 14th, 2016 at the Grand Palais (Paris).
"The Conquest of the Air" show, April 9th to 14th, 2016 at the Grand Palais (Paris).

First Falcon 8X delivered

The new flagship of the Falcon family was delivered right on schedule.

Delivery of the 1st Falcon 8X to Mr. Abakar Manany, pilot and founder of Amjet Executive SA.
Delivery of the 1st Falcon 8X to Mr. Abakar Manany, pilot and founder of Amjet Executive SA.

FalconEye, for perfect vision day or night, under any weather conditions

Based on military technologies, this combined vision system offers pilots an unprecedented combination of computer-generated and infrared images.

Falcon 8X. FalconEye.
Falcon 8X. FalconEye.

Marcel Dassault graduating class at the École de l’Air flight school

After Louis Blériot and Clément Ader, Marcel Dassault was the third civilian to receive the honor of having a graduating class named after him. This tribute perpetuates the ties between all those who have helped spread the influence of French “wings”.

Air Force base 701 of Salon-de-Provence: École de l'Air, July 1st, 2016. 80th baptism of Officer students of École de l'Air, named this year "Promotion Marcel Dassault".
Air Force base 701 of Salon-de-Provence: École de l'Air, July 1st, 2016. 80th baptism of Officer students of École de l'Air, named this year "Promotion Marcel Dassault".