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Egypt orders 20 F-16s

written by | January 5, 2010

An agreement has been reached between the governments of Egypt and the US for the sale of 20 F-16C/D Block 50/52 fighters and associated weapons, systems and other equipment.

The sale will see the F-16 production line remain open until at least 2013, while negotiations for new or follow on orders for Greece, Iraq, Oman and Qatar are ongoing.

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