The Ministry for the Armed Forces announced its decision to entrust Dassault Aviation with the integration of the Universal Electronic Warfare Capability (CUGE) developed by Thales (Epicure program) on three Falcon. This contract is for the replacement of the current electronic warfare aircraft, Transall Gabriel, currently in service with Airborne Electronic Squadron 00.054 “Dunkirk”. This purchase by the French government falls within the framework of priorities given in the military programming law 2019-2025 currently being validated by Parliament.
27 July 2018
6 February 2019