Saint-Cloud, 27th January 2015 – The Dassault Aviation company wishes to express its deep sadness following the Greek F-16 crash which yesterday caused the death of eleven airmen, nine of whom were French, on the Spanish airbase at Albacete. It offers its sincerest condolences to the relatives of the victims, assures the injured of its support and confirms its solidarity with the close-knit family that is the Air Force.
All the staff of Dassault Aviation are affected by this tragedy, which struck the men and women of the French Air Force in the admirable daily exercise of their duties in the service of France.
About Dassault Aviation
With more than 8,000 military and civil aircraft delivered to 83 countries over the past 60 years, and having logged nearly 28 million flight hours to date, Dassault Aviation can offer recognized know-how and experience in the design, development, sale and support of all types of aircraft, from the Rafale fighter to the Falcon range of high-end business jets, as well as military unmanned air systems. In 2013, Dassault Aviation reported revenues of €4.59 billion, with around 11,600 employees.