Rapid Fire 2010-11-3: Franco-British Agreement
- Entente cordial redux: UK, France ink historic defense accord that includes setting up a joint expeditionary force, shared use of aircraft carriers, cooperation on weapons procurement and logistics, and joint cybersecurity efforts.
- Aviation Week reports that global spending reviews, particularly in Europe, are having ripple effects in the global market for fighter jets.
- On the road to Bishkek: Mina and Red Star supply jet fuel to US forces in Kyrgyzstan under $3 billion contracts.
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