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Morocco seeks to obtain two surplus C-130s from the United States

The Foreign Affairs Committee of the US Congress was notified on 18 July by the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DCSA) for a proposal to finance two surplus C-130Hs for the needs of the Moroccan Air Force. This donation of surplus devices is part of the Excess Defense Articles Program.

As a reminder, Morocco has received in the last ten years, donations of several hundreds of millions of dollars from the United States. After the political changes in Egypt, Morocco has become the second-largest beneficiary of EDAs in the world after Israel.

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