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The Chief of the Staff of the French Air Force (Chef d'état-major de l'Armée de l'Air, CEMAA) is in France the officer commanding this army.
The Dassault Mirage 2000 is a French multirole, single-engine fourth-generation jet fighter manufactured by Dassault Aviation.
The Dassault Mirage 2000N is a variant of the Mirage 2000 designed for nuclear strike.
The Dassault Mirage III is a family of single-seat, single-engine, fighter aircraft developed and manufactured by French aircraft company Dassault Aviation.
The Dassault M.D.450 Ouragan (Hurricane) is a French fighter-bomber developed and produced by Dassault Aviation.
The Dassault Rafale (literally meaning "gust of wind", and "burst of fire" in a more military sense) is a French twin-engine, canard delta wing, multirole fighter aircraft designed and built by Dassault Aviation.
The de Havilland Vampire is a British jet fighter developed and manufactured by the de Havilland Aircraft Company.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
The Escadron de Chasse or Fighter Squadron 1/4 Gascogne (Escadron de Chasse 1/4 Gascogne) is a combat unit of the French Air Force.
The Fighter Squadron 2/4 La Fayette (Escadron de Chasse 2/4 Lafayette) is a fighter unit of the French Air Force.
The Escadron de Chasse or Fighter Squadron 3/30 Lorraine (Escadron de chasse 3/30 Lorraine) is a fighter unit of the French Air Force, reactivated on October 2010 under the designation of 3/30 "Lorraine".
The Escadron de Transformation Rafale 3/4 Aquitaine is an Operational conversion unit of the French Air Force flying the Dassault Rafale, based at Saint-Dizier – Robinson Air Base.
A fighter aircraft is a military aircraft designed primarily for air-to-air combat against other aircraft, as opposed to bombers and attack aircraft, whose main mission is to attack ground targets.
The Force de frappe (French for: strike force), or Force de dissuasion after 1961,Gunston, Bill.
The French Air Force (Armée de l'Air Française), literally Aerial Army) is the air force of the French Armed Forces. It was formed in 1909 as the Service Aéronautique, a service arm of the French Army, then was made an independent military arm in 1934. The number of aircraft in service with the French Air Force varies depending on source, however sources from the French Ministry of Defence give a figure of 658 aircraft in 2014. The French Air Force has 241 combat aircraft in service, with the majority being 133 Dassault Mirage 2000 and 108 Dassault Rafale. As of early 2017, the French Air Force employs a total of 41,160 regular personnel. The reserve element of the air force consisted of 5,187 personnel of the Operational Reserve. The Chief of Staff of the French Air Force (CEMAA) is a direct subordinate of the Chief of the Defence Staff (CEMA).
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.
The List of Active Squadrons of the French Air Force lists currently active squadrons of the French Air Force.
The following is a list of aircraft carriers of France.
This is a list of dissolved, currently inactive squadrons of the French Air Force.
This is a list of Escadres (Wings) of the French Air Force.
Major (Major) in France, is a senior superior military rank (grade militaire) across various military and security institutions with history dating back well beyond the 18th century.
The North American Aviation T-28 Trojan is a piston-engined military trainer aircraft used by the United States Air Force and United States Navy beginning in the 1950s.
The North American Aviation T-6 Texan is an American single-engined advanced trainer aircraft used to train pilots of the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF), United States Navy, Royal Air Force, and other air forces of the British Commonwealth during World War II and into the 1970s.
The Republic F-84F Thunderstreak was an American-built swept-wing turbojet fighter-bomber.
The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was a World War II era fighter aircraft produced by the United States from 1941 through 1945.
The Strategic Air Forces (FAS) (official) (Forces Aériennes Stratégiques) were created on January 14 1964 and are in charge of the deployment of nuclear weapons at the corps of the French Air Force.
The Submarine Forces of France (Forces Sous-Marines, FSM) is one of the four main components of the French Navy.
The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft used by the Royal Air Force and other Allied countries before, during and after World War II.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE; دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة), sometimes simply called the Emirates (الإمارات), is a federal absolute monarchy sovereign state in Western Asia at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Qatar to the west and Iran to the north.
The 30e Escadre de Chasse or 30th Hunter Escadre (30e Escadre de Chasse) is a wing of the Fighter Brigade of the French Air Force.