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The aircraft will replace 14 (K)C-135FR tankers in the French air force from 2018, at a rate of one or two per year.
MASWings to add Boeing 737-800s next year
Program officials are hoping that the move will boost the type’s flagging export prospects.
First A350-900s to arrive in 2017
Fleet renewal to start in 2016
G650 was certified by the FAA in September 2012 and the first one was delivered to a customer in December 2012.
Company ceased flight operations “immediately” and expects to sell its Cessna Citation Sovereign “in due course.”
The aircraft with its over-the-wing engine was the winner in the aerospace category.
Region accounts for a third of all A350 orders
The nation’s air force intends to eventually replace all three of its existing combat aircraft with the Swedish jet.