Airbus Wants Competition For U.K. Multi-Mission Aircraft

Credit: C295: Airbus Military
LONDON—Airbus Defense and Space is urging the U.K. defense ministry to consider a competition for its anticipated requirement for a multi-mission or maritime patrol aircraft (MMA/MPA). The company, which is pushing a modified C295 twin-turboprop transport, says it is deeply concerned that the U.K...
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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