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  • IN FOCUS: Dassault question raises its head at EADS


    Now that EADS has managed to shake off the chains of French and German state ownership and turn itself into the normal company its investors have long wanted it to become, its investors - one of them, anyway - want it to behave like a normal company.


  • Other News for Marcel Dassault

  • New head for Dassault in 2013


    Dassault Aviation boss Charles Edelstenne is to retire in January, the maker of Falcon business jets and Rafale...


  • Video: Mirage 2000D low level flying youtube video clips acts as recruiting tool for French air force


    The French air force may have turned to internet video sharing site <A href="http://www.youtube.com/"...


  • Pictures: First French air force Rafale squadron operational, Patrouille de France flypast


    Five years after the French Navy received its first aircraft, the Dassault Aviation Rafale fighter has entered French...


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  • IN FOCUS Heroic failures: 11 aircraft that should have flown high but never quite took off

    News | 10 Dec 2013 13:32 | Stephen Trimble

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  • IN FOCUS: Dassault question raises its head at EADS

    News | 08 Aug 2013 10:00 | Dan Thisdell

    Now that EADS has managed to shake off the chains of French and German state ownership and turn itself into the normal company its investors have long wanted it to become, its investors - one of them, anyway - want it to behave like a normal company.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Dassault-question-raises-its-head-at-EADS-389269/
  • New head for Dassault in 2013

    News | 05 Dec 2012 17:22 | Dan Thisdell

    Dassault Aviation boss Charles Edelstenne is to retire in January, the maker of Falcon business jets and Rafale fighters has confirmed. Edelstenne's departure comes as he reaches the mandatory retirement age of 75.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-head-for-Dassault-in-2013-379824/
  • The business aircraft that changed the world: No. 2

    News | 23 May 2011 23:00 | Stephen Trimble

    The first to conquer the westbound route across the North Atlantic, the Dassault Falcon 50 defined a new standard for long range in business aviation when...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-business-aircraft-that-changed-the-world-No-2-357001/
  • Ranque pushed out in Thales reshuffle

    News | 20 May 2009 11:42 | Niall O'Keeffe

    <P><A href="http://www.thalesgroup.com/Press-Room/Press-Release-search-all/Press-Release-search-result/Press-Release-Article.html?link=4153394d-733d-6842-4b57-095128711d11:central&amp;locale=EN-gb&amp;Title=Thales%3A+new+composition+of+the+board+of+directors&amp;dis=1">Luc Vigneron</A> has replaced Denis Ranque as chairman and chief executive of Thales.</P> <P>To take up his new role, Vigneron has quit the top job at <A href="http://www.giat-industries.fr/">Nexter</A>, a state-owned land-defence systems manufacturer that evolved from <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/1995/11/15/23304/budget-cuts-strike-at-french-defence-industry.html">Giat Industries</A>. He has also resigned the chairmanship of French state holding company Sogepa, which indirectly <A href="http://www.reports.eads.net/2007/en/book1/2/5.html">holds a stake in EADS</A>, a <A href="http://www.dassault-aviation.com/fileadmin/user_upload/redacteur/finance/publications_2009/Annual_report_2008.pdf">46% sharehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ranque-pushed-out-in-Thales-reshuffle-326787/
  • Business Briefing: 27 February 2007

    News | 27 Feb 2007 00:00

    <P><STRONG>Dassault aims for 2007 Thales stake sale</STRONG> <BR>shareholding Dassault is hoping to sell its stake in Thales by the end of the year, says chief executive Charles Edelstenne. Dassault Aviation's holding company Groupe Industriel Marcel Dassault (GIMD) owns a 5% stake in Thales (see graph) but Edelstenne says it is "not a strategic holding, only a financial holding". </P> <P align=center> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 301px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16681" border=0> </TH></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P><BR><STRONG>ELTA to benefit from ICAO legislation</STRONG> <BR>sales French manufacturer ELTA is expecting to benefit from International Civil Aviation Organisation legislation requiring all aircraft flying internationally with more than 19 seats to carry at least two emergency locator transmitters (ELT). Sales of portable ELTs are forecast to increase by 40% when the legihttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Business-Briefing-27-February-2007-212364/