Israeli military and defense officials are boasting that their new trainer-and-sensor aircraft deal with Italy provides the Middle Eastern country with a high-grade capability and, just as importantly, opens up Italy and possibly other European markets for Israeli foreign military sales. Israel’s defense ministry this month signed an order for 30 Alenia Aermacchi M-346 advanced jet trainers at a cost estimated at $1.1 billion. The deal is part of a larger government-to-government ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must be a paid subscriber to access "Israelis See Italian Deal As Launch Pad For More Sales".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.