Friday, March 19, 2010

For A400M, Airbus targets U.S. market

For A400M, Airbus targets U.S. market: "European plane maker Airbus is eyeing the United States as a key market for its A400M military transport plane.
The head of Airbus Military, Domingo Urena, told reporters in Paris of the company's target to export around 210 of the four-engine turboprop freighter to the United States, the BBC reports. Airbus wants to sell at least 500 planes on top of the 184 ordered by the program's seven European partner nations."