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Population: 13,902,972     Area: 274,200 sq km   Capital city: Ouagadougou   Internet hosts: 373 (2005)   Internet users: 53,200 (2005)   Internet country code: .bf
GDP : $5.405 billion (2005)     Military expenditures: $74.83 million (2005) -percent of GDP: 1.3% (2005)   Total Ac: 58     Combat Ac: 14    Airports: 33 (2005)
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The France Team's Burkina Army Light Aircraft Type Tetras CSL

The France Team's Burkina Army Light Aircraft Type Tetras CSL

France has provided three aircraft ultralights in Burkina Faso to help monitor the border with Mali, announced Wednesday the Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Burkinabe, General Honoré Nabéré Traoré.

"These three aircraft will enable us to aerial reconnaissance in the North. Subregional security requires precisely these types of missions. So this is really a gain for us," he told the newspaper Sidwaya .

These aircraft type Tetras CSL, classified as light aircraft built by ULM Humbert Aviation. France has also made available to the army of Burkina Faso vehicles (4 VRLA) and transmission equipment.


Source: Reuters News - 25 October 2012

Photo: The Burkina Army Tetras CSL Light Aircraft (Photo by rpdefense.over-blog.com)

(25.10.2012)


 
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