LONDON — The Spanish government is looking to extend the life of its carrier-based fleet of AV-8 Harriers until 2025 because it cannot afford to replace the aircraft with the F-35. The Council of Ministers in Madrid is allowing the country’s defense ministry to sign an extension to a 10-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) concerning life-cycle support for the Harrier between Spain, Italy, the U.K. and the U.S. It was originally signed in 2004 and is set to end next ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Spain Hopes To Extend Harrier Life".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.