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BAE Systems wins a contract to make 28 Hawk trainer jets
London, United Kingdom - For a value of GBP 450 million
BAE Systems PLC has won a GBP 450 mln contract to make 28 Hawk trainer jets, said Defence Minister Adam Ingram.
The contract also covers production of spare parts, he said, adding that the first aircraft is scheduled for delivery in 2008. The jets will be used to train Royal Air Force and Royal Navy pilots.
"The contract underlines the government's commitment to sustain core aerospace industrial...
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