Croatia Buys 12 Ex. Israeli F-16's

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    Falcon Lieutenant Colonel Staff Member Social Media Team

    Oct 10, 2015
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    Israel Sells Croatia 12 F-16 Fighter Jets for $500 Million


    Croatia's government has approved the purchase of 12 used Israeli F-16 fighter aircraft in a package worth $500 million.

    The deal was agreed at a meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the prime minister of Croatia, Andrej Plenkovic, at the World Economic forum in Davos in January.

    The deal, which includes the training of pilots in Israel, aircraft armament, a training simulator and the construction and equipping of facilities at Croatia's military airports, is lead by Israel Ministry of Defense in cooperation with the Israeli Air Force along with Elbit and Israel Aerospace Industries.