Unsurprisingly, Berlin defers to Washington over the Leopard 2 to Ukraine

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By announcing, at the start of the week, the sending of a company of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as part of an "international alliance of contributors", the Polish President, Andrzej Duda, knew full well that he would put in a great embarrassment to Germany, which had in no way given its agreement on this subject, while this authorization…

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A320Neo vs Falcon10X, which will replace the Atlantic 2 for the French Navy?

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After the failure of the Franco-German MAWS program, the Falcon10X from Dassault Aviation and the A320Neo from Airbus Defense and Space are in the running to replace the Atlantic 2 maritime patrol aircraft of the French Navy. The design of a replacement for the German P-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft and their French counterparts…

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