15 May 2024

The geopolitical consequences of French aircraft supremacy in Europe

Technical and scientific analysis of the geopolitical impact of France being the only manufacturer of combat aircraft in Europe, in the face of American aircraft purchases. The military aviation industry plays a crucial role in national sovereignty and geopolitical influence. In Europe, France, via Dassault Aviation, is a major player in the […]
29 April 2024

Russian Threats in European Airspace

Increase in Russian Aircraft Incursions in Europe Testing NATO Defenses, Requiring Enhanced Cooperation and Modernization. Context and Significance of Russian Aerial Incursions European airspace faces an escalating threat due to frequent incursions by Russian fighter jets. These incidents are not isolated but are manifestations of a broader strategy directly testing NATO’s air […]
3 October 2023

Why isn’t the JAS Gripen more popular in Europe?

The JAS Gripen, developed by Saab of Sweden, is a modern, versatile multi-role fighter jet that has attracted interest in various parts of the world. While it’s an advanced aircraft with many attractive features, the reason it isn’t more widely adopted in Europe can be attributed to a variety of factors: Despite […]
5 September 2023

Dassault Aviation: European Defense Relies on French Industry

Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier argues that the capability of the EU defense industry depends largely on France’s nuclear deterrence strategy. The article examines France’s key role in the European defense industry, the implications of strategic autonomy and the challenges of cooperation and supply chains. As Russia escalates its war in Ukraine, […]