Airbus To Sell Defense Electronics Business

PARIS — Airbus Group reached an agreement to sell its defense electronics business to global investment firm KKR for €1.1 billion ($1.24 billion). Airbus announced in September 2014 that it would retain its defense and space businesses under pressure from European governments, but said it would cull...

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