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Airbus Planning Russian Venture For A350

Fri Nov 17, 2006 10:39 pm

Out on Bloomberg...will post a link when I can


Takeaways:
+ Airbus will make some components for the A350 in Russia (IMO they might make parts of the A350 fuselage there. They're outsourcig work into a low cost production environment which helps).

+ It now seems quite obvious that Airbus will go ahead with the A350
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RE: Airbus Planning Russian Venture For A350

Fri Nov 17, 2006 11:51 pm

Makes sense. Take advantage of Russian technical expertise and lower cost structure whilst leveraging it into an SU A350XWB order.
 
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RE: Airbus Planning Russian Venture For A350

Sat Nov 18, 2006 2:45 am

It seems Mr. Putin's dialogue with the the French and German PMs plus VTB's acquisition of EADS stock in the open market are now showing results.
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