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PREMIUM: French aviation rescue plan bets on defence helicopters, drones and tankers

10th June 2020 - 14:00 GMT | by Tim Martin in London


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The French government has pledged to buy new military heavy-lift helicopters and accelerate plans for naval drone, ISTAR and tanker aircraft programmes as part of a wider economic stimulus package, worth €15 billion ($17 billion), aimed at protecting the country’s aviation industry from faltering under the strain of COVID-19 ...

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