19 October 2023

The Armament of the Rafale

Discover the arsenal of the Rafale, a versatile French combat aircraft: air-to-air missiles, air-to-ground missiles, anti-missile defense, guided bombs, and cannons. An in-depth look at its weaponry. The Rafale, a gem of French aviation, is not only renowned for its cutting-edge technology but also for its diverse armament, tailored for a plethora […]
26 September 2023

Rafale variants:

Discover the Dassault Rafale variants. The Rafale, a versatile and adaptable fighter, stands out on the world market thanks to its advanced technology and French expertise. The Dassault Rafale is a multi-role fighter developed by French company Dassault Aviation, renowned for its versatility and advanced technology. With several variants, including the single-seat […]
25 September 2023

Dassault Rafale vs Boeing F-15EX

When it comes to comparing two state-of-the-art fighter jets, such as the French Dassault Rafale and the American Boeing F-15EX, several criteria need to be taken into account. Aspects such as maximum speed, acceleration rate, maneuverability, range and operational costs are essential in assessing their overall performance. This analysis compares these two […]
15 September 2023

Why the BRICS love the Dassault Rafale

The Dassault Rafale, France’s multirole fighter, has gained in popularity in recent years among developing countries and members of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa). This success is no accident, but the result of a number of technical, economic and geopolitical factors. In this essay, we explore the reasons why […]
7 September 2023

Dassault Rafale: How strict US rules redirected defense orders to France

Sales of France’s twin-engine Rafale jet have grown thanks to stricter US defense rules that have redirected defense orders to other destinations. This article explores the evolution of Rafale sales, the factors that have contributed to its success abroad, and the consequences of this trend for the defense industry. The deafening roar […]
6 September 2023

Dassault Rafale: the fighter that can do it all

The Dassault Rafale is one of the jewels of French aeronautical technology, a fighter aircraft that shines for its versatility and ability to carry out a wide range of missions. As an omnirole aircraft, the Rafale is designed to excel in a wide range of tasks, from air superiority to reconnaissance and […]
3 September 2023

Ukraine wants to buy French Rafales: Issues and implications

Ukraine is showing a keen interest in acquiring French Rafale fighters, reflecting its desire to diversify its defense choices. However, various technical constraints and production capacities could slow down this ambition. Growing interest in defensive diversity In an interview with Le Monde following his recent meetings with French representatives, Ukraine’s Foreign Minister […]
9 December 2022

French Rafale are striking at Daesh

Reassurance missions for allies in Central and Eastern Europe are not the only ones carried out by French combat aircraft. From the flight deck of the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier, Dassault Aviation Rafale M omni-purpose fighter jets are pursuing anti-terrorist operations in the Iraqi-Syrian zone. All under the radar cover of […]