France’s Rafale

January 12/24: Indonesia has inked a deal to buy 18 more Dassault Rafale fighter jets from France, completing a 2022 order for 42 of the planes. Delivery of the final batch is scheduled to begin by early 2026. The acquisition began in September 2022 after Jakarta signed a contract for six Rafale jets. The second batch, consisting of 18, was ordered in August 2023.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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