Brazil is expected by the French nuclear submarine technology into a world military power
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LONDON: According to the EFE reported on the 7th, the French agreed to the transfer, including an unprecedented nuclear submarines, fighter planes, helicopters and other value billions of dollars in military technology, Brazil is expected to become a global military power.
visiting Brazilian President Lula and French President Nicolas Sarkozy today signed a cooperation agreement in the field of sea and air to form a military alliance. Under the agreement, France will transfer relevant technologies and Pakistan jointly developed the Latin American market.
agreement signed today will have a Brazilian nuclear submarine into the first Latin American country. France, including one for Brazil, including the five nuclear-powered submarines and 50 submarines Eurocopter EC-725 helicopter. These submarines and aircraft will be built in Brazil, in addition to nuclear technology provided by France than all the technology. Brazilian plant plans related to other Latin American countries, the future sale of such products.
Under the agreement, Brazil will be in 2021 won the first nuclear-powered submarine. The boat plans began in 2015 in Rio de Janeiro construction, design displacement of 6000 tons, the maximum potential of more than 100 meters deep, the maximum speed of 35, will be equipped with only conventional weapons. Drive technology will come from nuclear-powered submarine in Brazil. The other four conventional submarines scheduled for each of 2014, 2017 and 2021 delivered the Brazilian Navy.
using French technology, EC-725 helicopter also will be manufactured in Brazil, the first helicopters to be delivered in 2011 the Brazilian Air Force. The new plant will be located in Minas Gerais. Brazil’s Ministry of Defense said the completion of these orders, the plant may be to other Latin American countries and African countries exports.
expected to include the purchase of equipment and building factories and shipyards, including helicopters worth of projects will reach $ 12.317 billion. In addition, Brazil also intends to buy 36 Dassault Aviation production by the French “Rafale” fighter. Sarkozy also said France will buy 10 Embraer and the Brazilian Air Force KC-390 co-developed military transport aircraft.
7, according to Agence France-Presse reported, French President Nicolas Sarkozy on the occasion of the visit, Brazil announced on Monday that in principle decided to import 36 French “Rafale” fighter. China is expected to be completed within about nine months the negotiations. Transaction contract amount close to 50 billion euros.
Brazilian Foreign Minister Celso Amorim said that Brazil will be able to assemble their own future, “Rafale” fighter, then re-sold to other Latin American countries.
the French presidential palace said the first six aircraft will be assembled in France, the first aircraft delivery is 2013. France will gradually after the transfer of technology to Brazil, so that the latter alone can assemble the rest of the aircraft. France is the ultimate aim of a larger market: the Brazilian army to sell at least 120 “Rafale” fighter.
Argentina’s “national newspaper” September 7, published an article entitled “Brazil and France’s historic military treaty”, as summarized below.
Brazilian President Lula and French President Nicolas Sarkozy will today sign a military balance in Latin America enough to change the agreement. The biggest defense contracts in recent years, the two countries will account for the reform of the UN Security Council a more favorable position.
the agreement is worth more than Colombia and the United States signed in 2000, “Colombia” program, and much higher than Venezuela’s arms purchases from Russia of the contract. Brazil, “Sao Paulo newspaper,” said Lula, and Sarkozy is the agreement reached in recent decades, Brazil’s most important military contract, only the 1940s and World War II, Brazilian President heat 图利奥瓦加斯 allies signed agreement can be compared. This agreement will allow Brazil to become the world’s seventh to design, manufacture and operation of conventional submarines and nuclear submarines country.
seeking to develop their own in order to convince the Brazilian defense industry, the French agreed to an unprecedented transfer of technology to Pakistan, and said it would work with Pakistan to modernize the fighter.
罗伯托戈多伊 Brazilian military experts believe that the agreement broke the regional military balance. He said: “It may just be the first maritime power in Latin America in Brazil towards the beginning of the road, but the fear of causing diplomatic disputes, no one will say so.”
Brazilian House of Representatives if Ze Jienuo Eno stressed that for Brazil’s military policy should be the deterrent, not confrontational. But as a plan to play a greater role within the international countries, Brazil should have the appropriate military strength. He also said that Brazil is mainly to enhance the defense of naval forces in recent years more than 500 billion barrels of discovered reserves of offshore oil resources. With the reconstruction of the U.S. Fourth Fleet was announced last year, Brazil’s own strategic resources to ensure a sudden increase in security concerns. Brazil trying to move that it not only to become a regional power, want to become a world power.
Brazil announced the first Latin American military power to create the timing is critical. Bogota and Washington had just reached an agreement with the U.S. military used many military bases in Colombia. Brasilia is the White House as a reminder, South America and a world-influence power. (Editor: Rui Chang)