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Boeing Proposes to Build Super Hornet Manufacturing Facility in India

Boeing will establish a manufacturing facility for F/A-18 Super Hornet in India if the company wins a fighter aircraft supply contract with the Indian military, The Economic Times reported Monday. The report said India’s navy wants to procure 57 units of aircraft that can operate from carriers to support air defense, air-to-surface, buddy refueling and reconnaissance …

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Leonardo’s DRS Subsidiary to Build T-100 Trainer Production Facility in Alabama

Leonardo’s U.S.-based subsidiary DRS plans to establish a Tuskegee, Alabama-based facility to manufacture its proposed aircraft for the U.S. Air Force’s T-X trainer jet program. The Leonardo DRS-led industry team will set up its final assembly and manufacturing facility for its proposed T-100 Integrated Training System at Moton Field Municipal Airport in Tuskegee …

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Raytheon Eyes T-100 Production Facility in Mississippi for Air Force Trainer Jet Program; Rick Yuse Comments

Raytheon plans to set up a facility in Meridian, Mississippi, to produce a training aircraft should the U.S. Air Force select the company’s bid for the Advanced Pilot Training program. Raytheon said Monday it has teamed up with Leonardo-Finmeccanica, CAE‘s U.S. arm and Honeywell’s aerospace business to propose the T-100 Integrated …

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Boeing-Tata JV to Produce Aerostructures in India; Chris Chadwick Comments

Boeing and a subsidiary of India-based conglomerate Tata Sons have formed a joint venture to develop and market integrated systems, as well as produce aerostructures in India. The joint venture will set up a facility to manufacture aircraft components for integration with AH-64 Apache helicopters and compete for production task orders in defense and commercial sectors …

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BAE Systems to Build $39M Facility Near Indiana Airport; Jeff Benzing Comments

BAE Systems intends to build a new $39 million manufacturing plant near the Fort Wayne, Ind. international airport, Journal Gazette reported Monday. Dan Stockman writes the Allen County-Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board approved a $2.5 million incentive package proposed by BAE Systems, the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission and Greater Fort Wayne to retain …

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