Existing tools in Europe for the procurement of security and defence equipment: the successful Galileo and A400M programs which contribute to the equipment of Europe provide lessons for the future

Par Patrick Bellouard, Membre du Bureau Eurodéfense-France Important progresses have been achieved in the domain of European co-operation with programs such as the Galileo satellite navigation system and the A400M military transport aircraft. Obviously, none of these two programs could have been launched as a national program. They have been launched thanks to the strong…