Qatar Makes First Typhoon Contract Payments

LONDON—BAE Systems has received the first payments from Qatar for its new fleet of Eurofighter Typhoon and Hawk jet training aircraft. On receipt of the first payments on Sept. 18, the company declared the contract, worth £5 billion ($6.6 billion) to BAE, effective. Doha signed the contract to...
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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