Nigerian jet shot down: Air force says criminals hit fighter plane in Zamfara state • FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Nigerian jet shot down: Air force says criminals hit fighter plane in Zamfara state • FRANCE 24” – below is their description. In this edition: a #Nigerian fighter jet is shot down by suspected bandits in the country’s beleaguered northwest. It’s a disturbing apparent evolution in the combat … Read more Nigerian jet shot down: Air force says criminals hit fighter plane in Zamfara state • FRANCE 24

Overdue reckoning? South Africa and the Zuma corruption trial

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Overdue reckoning? South Africa and the Zuma corruption trial” – below is their description. An overdue reckoning? It is more than just Jacob Zuma on trial and it is about more than the bribery scandal involving French arms maker Thales. Opening day in court comes more than 20 … Read more Overdue reckoning? South Africa and the Zuma corruption trial

South Africa’s former president Zuma pleads not guilty to corruption charges

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “South Africa’s former president Zuma pleads not guilty to corruption charges” – below is their description. South Africa’s former president Jacob #Zuma pleaded not guilty in a much-postponed corruption case dating back more than two decades. Among the charges, Zuma is accused of taking bribes from French … Read more South Africa’s former president Zuma pleads not guilty to corruption charges

Former South African president Zuma returns to court for corruption trial

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Former South African president Zuma returns to court for corruption trial” – below is their description. Former South African president Jacob Zuma goes back on trial on Monday, facing corruption, racketeering and money laundering charges linked to an arms deal with the French defence firm Thales, which … Read more Former South African president Zuma returns to court for corruption trial

Drones could begin making deliveries | 9 News Australia

9 News Australia published this video item, entitled “Drones could begin making deliveries | 9 News Australia” – below is their description. Swarms of drones could soon be making deliveries after a successful 4G trial, with Telstra and Thales proving drones can communicate with air traffic control. 9 News Australia YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more Drones could begin making deliveries | 9 News Australia

Autonomous drones and boats could repair wind farms and clean up the ocean

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Autonomous drones and boats could repair wind farms and clean up the ocean” – below is their description. Autonomous drones and unmanned boats could be used to maintain the UK’s offshore wind farms and clean up ocean plastics in the next five years, experts have told Sky News. … Read more Autonomous drones and boats could repair wind farms and clean up the ocean

France to Announce Aerospace Aid Plan

Jun.09 — The French government will present a plan worth billions of euros to the aerospace industry. The aid package is going to be aimed at jet manufacturer Airbus SE, engine maker Safran SA and defense group Thales SA and hundreds of French suppliers who have seen their business dry up overnight because of the … Read more France to Announce Aerospace Aid Plan

Business: Thales Australia wins HMAS Newcastle Repair Contract

Thales Australia, part of the Thales Group (NYSE Euronext Paris: HO), has won the contract for scheduled repair and maintenance of HMAS Newcastle from the Defence Materiel Organisation. The contract is worth approximately $8.7 million and is anticipated to involve 100 Thales personnel with further support from subcontractors. Thales Group operates in 50 countries and … Read more Business: Thales Australia wins HMAS Newcastle Repair Contract