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Politics 14-07-2017

BAE says unfazed by Franco-German fighter project, sees future role

The head of military aviation at UK defence contractor BAE Systems said on Friday (14 July) he did not feel threatened by Franco-German plans to develop a new European fighter and predicted Britain would end up participating in some way.
Brexit 11-10-2012

German indifference helps sink EADS, BAE deal

Europe's two biggest aerospace companies will go back to the drawing board to find new strategies after Germany stymied the world's biggest arms and aviation company merger.
Transport 28-09-2012

EADS-BAE merger talks hit political snag

A stand-off between France and Germany over the control of EADS and UK worries over the "special share" of governments in the new company have emerged as the biggest roadblock to the planned EADS-BAE merger.
Euro & Finance 18-09-2012

First the squabbles, then the fudge

Amidst the euphoria unleashed by the European Central Bank’s bond-buying plan, it is easy to miss the immense challenges posed by two complex dossiers that have just landed on leaders’ desks: the proposed EADS/BAE merger and a planned single banking supervisor, writes Hugo Dixon.
Transport 13-09-2012

EADS, BAE in talks to create European aerospace giant

In the biggest shake-up in Europe's aerospace and defence sector in more than a decade, Britain's BAE Systems and Airbus-owner EADS said they are in advanced talks to create an industry giant that would overtake rival Boeing in sales and contend with defence cutbacks in Europe and the United States.

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