Indonesia to order 42 Rafale fighter jets from France

Indonesia will order 42 Rafale fighter jets, France’s defence minister said on Thursday. “It’s official: Indonesia orders 42 Rafales”, Defence Minister Florence Parly said in a Tweet during a visit to the Southeast Asian country. The order would make Indonesia the second state in the Indo-Pacific region after India to rely on the jet produced…

Airbus cancels Qatar Airways A350-1000s order

Airbus has cancelled an order for two A350-1000 wide-body jets for Qatar Airways, monthly data issued by the planemaker showed on Tuesday. The move comes days after Airbus said it had revoked orders from the same Gulf carrier for 50 A321neo jets, widening a contractual and safety dispute between the companies over surface flaws on…