Keyword: fighter jet
President François Hollande travelled to Doha to sign the Rafale deal, the fighter plane's third foreign contract after sales to Egypt, India.
Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi said India had agreed to buy 36 Rafale jets which will be built in France, in a deal worth 4 billion euros.
President François Hollande has confirmed a 5 billion-euro deal with Egypt for the off-the-shelf sale of the jets, a frigate and military equipment.
India is to buy 126 Dassault Rafale fighter jets in an 11-billion dollar deal that ends a commercial dogfight with Eurofighter's Typhoon, reports say.