Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Rafale M are back on the CdG

Since Sunday, February 5, a group of Rafale M and one E-2C Hawkeye have rejoined the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier in order to performed Rafale carrier qualification for former Super Etendard pilots of the 11F squadron. This is the second French Navy squadron that will operate the Rafale M. the CdG left its home base 3 days ealier to get the ship ready.

Source:  www.defense.gouv.fr
Also read: Flotille 11F switches to Rafale M

1 comment:

  1. Rafale is the French's answer to the JSF: joint-service strike fighter. Along the same line, here are Youtube links on how Rafale and Typhoons are built: