Eurofighter Typhoon consortium in export re-think with India's MMRCA in sights


Tags: fighter

Andrew Elwell
07/02/2012

The Eurofighter Typhoon is set for a sales overhaul after the programme’s contractors BAE Systems and Finmeccanica have become increasingly concerned about the fighter’s exportability with dwindling interest from foreign customers. India choosing the Dassault Rafale for its $20 billion MMRCA (medium multi-role combat aircraft) was said to be a "wake-up call" for the European consortium after the French firm put a more competitive offer on the table. Reports suggest BAE and Finm...
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