Airbus Renaming Electronics & Border Security Business

BERLIN—Airbus Defense and Space’s electronics and border security (EBS) business will be relaunched under the new brand name Hensoldt in 2017. The move comes after Airbus agreed to sell 74.9% of its EBS business to investment company KKR in March—a deal worth €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion) as part of...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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