EADS Urged by Investor to Quickly Sell Dassault Aviation Holding

EADS Urged by Investor to Quickly Sell Dassault Aviation Holding

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The French government announced Aug. 2 it plans to buy only 26 Rafale jets in the next five-year budget plan period starting 2014, as it banks on exports to sustain production of the combat aircraft at 11 planes per year.