FARNBOROUGH—Italian defense firm Leonardo-Finmeccanica is looking to expand its footprint in the U.S. aerospace market, and sees opportunities in two key areas: the U.S. Air Force’s T-X trainer and replacement UH-1N Huey competitions. The Air Force is looking for a capable, high-performance aircraft to prepare the next generation of pilots who will fly the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. The industry team that wins the T-X contract will not only build 350 new jets to replace the Air ...

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