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EADS Plans to Bid for Tanker Contract

EADS Plans to Bid for Tanker Contract

The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company has relaunched its bid to supply the US Air Force with new aerial refueling tankers. Rival Boeing says a win by EADS will cost Americans jobs. European aerospace giant EADS plans to compete […]


EADS Intends to Submit Proposal for US Air Force Tanker

EADS Intends to Submit Proposal for US Air Force Tanker

ARLINGTON, Virginia: EADS North America announced today that it intends to submit a proposal on July 9, 2010 for the U.S. Air Force’s tanker modernization program and will offer the KC-45 – the most capable, American-built solution that is flown, […]


EADS ‘moving ahead’ in tanker bid: exec

EADS ‘moving ahead’ in tanker bid: exec

Fort Worth, Texas: European aerospace giant EADS is seeking partners to help develop a fresh bid to supply tanker planes to the US military in a hotly contested contract worth 35 billion dollars, a senior executive told AFP Thursday. “We’re […]


EADS ‘working hard’ to understand US tanker requirements

EADS ‘working hard’ to understand US tanker requirements

Washington: European aerospace giant EADS is “working hard” to understand what is needed to bid as the prime contractor for a US military contract for aerial refueling tankers, a spokesman told AFP Wednesday. The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, […]


US extends tanker deadline to allow EADS bid: Pentagon

US extends tanker deadline to allow EADS bid: Pentagon

WASHINGTON: The Pentagon announced Wednesday it will extend the deadline for bidding on a contract for a new US aerial refueling tanker, allowing more time for European aerospace giant EADS to bid on the lucrative deal. “If we receive formal […]


Pentagon May Extend Tanker Bid Deadline

Pentagon May Extend Tanker Bid Deadline

WASHINGTON: The Defense Department today informed companies interested in bidding on the KC-X aerial refueling tanker contract that if the European Aeronautics Defense and Space Co. formally expresses an intention to compete, the bidding deadline would be extended 60 days, […]


High-stakes final phase for Brazil jet fighter tender

High-stakes final phase for Brazil jet fighter tender

Brasilia: A multi-billion-dollar deal to supply Brazil with sophisticated fighter jets was in its high-stakes final phase Wednesday, with President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva under intense pressure ahead of his decision. Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf and Defense Minister […]


US still weighing extension of tanker deadline: Pentagon

US still weighing extension of tanker deadline: Pentagon

The Pentagon said Tuesday it has yet to decide whether to grant a request from European aerospace giant EADS to extend a deadline to bid on a contract for a new aerial refueling tanker. “We are right now engaged in […]


Russian firm denies rumors of US aerial tanker bid

Russian firm denies rumors of US aerial tanker bid

Moscow: Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) said on Monday it does not plan to enter a lucrative contract to replace the U.S. Air Force’s fleet of aerial tankers. John Kirkland, a U.S. lawyer, told various news media last week that […]


 
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