France Firms Up Order For A330 MRTT

Credit: Airbus Defense & Space
LONDON — The French government has officially ordered a further eight of the 12 Airbus A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) it plans to purchase by 2025. Airbus Defense and Space said on Dec. 15 that it had received a firm order for an additional eight aircraft from the French defense procurement...
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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