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Ex-Im has become a major backer of international business and general aviation sales in past three years.
The Airbus model was chosen over Boeing's new KC-46A and a Boeing 767 tanker conversion proposed by Israel Aerospace Industries.
According to the forecast, North America and Europe will remain the largest markets, even as Asia-Pacific, China, India and the Middle East rise.
Nova concept's fuselage to contribute to lift
Plans call for an Embraer airplane to fly ecoDemonstrator trials next year
Fly-by-wire comes to midsize aircraft, and it is a smooth transition.
In addition to an upgrade program for 16 survivors from earlier production.
Italian aircraft carrier will lead efforts to rescue, and stem the tide of, migrants crossing the Mediterranean.
Move from 1.3 per month to take effect next March
The technique will be used to launch F-35Bs from British and Italian aircraft carriers.