It has been decades since Britain and France worked on a new aircraft together, but now that relationship looks set to be rekindled through the development of an unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) demonstrator. The two countries will jointly spend €2 billion ($2.2 billion) on a platform that will combine the best technologies from both nations in a push to create an operational UCAV that could be made ready for operation in the 2030s. For the U.K., it is important symbolically that ...

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