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  • EADS: Boeing’s “dumbed-down” KC-767 increases KC-Y prospects


    EADS North America's top executive says recent disclosures by Boeing show the KC-767 was "dumbed-down" to win the US Air Force KC-X contract, potentially...


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  • Boeing's KC-X spec still remains a secret


    Boeing entered the second competition acknowledging the need to slash the KC-767's cost. While its losing bid in the...


  • USAF evaluated rivals' bids on price


    The US Air Force's evaluation in this round of competition elevated a single criterion - price - over all other...


  • Boeing's KC-X win could spark Euro backlash


    Minutes on from awarding a contract after nearly 10 years, several scandals and a simmering transatlantic trade feud,...


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  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE FIGHTERS: South American air forces count the pennies, kick the tyres

    News | 04 Mar 2014 19:00 | Felipe Salles

    ​FIDAE is always a great opportunity to reassess the status of South American air forces’ fighter programmes. This is true especially after the surprise Brazilian government decision in December 2013 to close its decade-long F-X programme by selecting the Saab Gripen NG (now known officially as the E/F). The advanced age of the fleets and prospect of a locally manufactured fighter model potentially sets the stage for another sweeping round of fighter force upgrades all across the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-LATAM-DEFENCE-FIGHTERS-South-American-air-forces-count-the-pennies-kick-the-tyres-396593/
  • PICTURES: RIAT raises the game with high-quality displays

    News | 09 Jul 2012 06:00 | Craig Hoyle

    Despite poor weather conditions, the Royal International Air Tattoo provided multiple flying attractions ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-RIAT-raises-the-game-with-high-quality-displays-373967/
  • Boeing’s CAS works to trim P2F pricing

    News | 29 Jul 2011 11:37 | Scott Hamilton

    Boeing's freighter conversion business has a reputation for high quality work-and very high pricing. Also for taking a long time to do the conversion. But...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeings-CAS-works-to-trim-P2F-pricing-360142/
  • Italian KC-767 tanker supports NATO's Libya mission

    News | 25 May 2011 10:06 | Luca Peruzzi

    Inducted into service on 17 May, one of the Italian air force's two newly operational Boeing KC-767A tankers has joined NATO's Operation Unified Protector Libyan mission.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Italian-KC-767-tanker-supports-NATOs-Libya-mission-357109/
  • EADS: Boeing’s “dumbed-down” KC-767 increases KC-Y prospects

    News | 20 Apr 2011 05:14 | Stephen Trimble

    EADS North America's top executive says recent disclosures by Boeing show the KC-767 was "dumbed-down" to win the US Air Force KC-X contract, potentially...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EADS-Boeings-dumbed-down-KC-767-increases-KC-Y-prospects-355766/
  • KC-X contest boosted EADS reputation in the USA: Gallois

    News | 13 Mar 2011 10:25 | Dominic Perry

    EADS has no regrets about competing for the US Air Force's KC-X tanker contract, despite losing out to rival Boeing, believing the whole episode has boosted...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KC-X-contest-boosted-EADS-reputation-in-the-USA-Gallois-354272/