Stories tagged: European Aeronautic Defence
THURSDAY, FEB. 24, 2011, 6:59 A.M.
Air Force to award $35 billion tanker contract
After a decade of delays and embarrassing missteps, the Air Force is poised to award one of the biggest contracts in military history — a $35 billion deal to build …
MONDAY, FEB. 21, 2011, 7:59 A.M.
Aircraft titans spark lobby blitz over tanker contract
Even by Pentagon standards, it’s an eye-popping prize: a $35 billion contract to build nearly 200 giant airborne refueling tankers. And the decade-long brawl by two defense industry titans to …