Dassault delivers last Falcon 50 Surmar to French Navy

Alud Davies
By Alud Davies May 31, 2016 12:03

Dassault delivers last Falcon 50 Surmar to French Navy

Dassault has completed delivery of the last of four Falcon 50 Surmar marine surveillance aircraft to the French Navy.

All four aircraft have joined 24F squadron and will join four original aircraft operating from Lann-Bihoué military base in north west France.

The last aircraft delivered is 1980 build Falcon 50 msn 34.

The four aircraft have been transferred from the French Air Force’s VIP transport fleet.

The upgrade includes the installation of a Thales Ocean Master 100 search radar, as well as a new cockpit and observation windows.

Dassault Aviation performed the upgrade at its Bordeaux MĂ©rignac site

Alud Davies
By Alud Davies May 31, 2016 12:03

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