Post KC-X, European Bidders Strategize For Pentagon Deals

Credit: EADS
A string of procurement choices by the Pentagon—including an American KC-X platform, a stunted buy of Italian airlifters and a defunct Italian Marine One airframe—exemplify how difficult it can be for foreign designs to earn the right to fly in U.S. livery. Foreign contractors may be quietly...

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