Jets part of $6bn deal signed in 2018 for modernising fleet, says statement
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The helicopter carrier is Egypt’s second acquisition from France
Germany must find alternatives to the Incirlik Air Base and pull its soldiers and weapons from Turkey, German MP Rainer Arnold told the Spiegel magazine. Ankara has been blocking official visits from Berlin to the base.
French-trained Egyptian pilots will fly jets to Egypt on Tuesday
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