Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Latin America / Caribbean.


New York, Delray Beach (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Latin America / Caribbean) Jan 8, 2012

BAE Systems Brazilian Navy purchases 3 vessels from BAE Systems. Brazil has purchased three offshore patrol vessels from BAE Systems for USD186 million. Two of the warships are scheduled for delivery this year, with the last to be delivered in 2013. The Brazilian navy plans to use the vessels for expanding its capabilities. Jan 4, 2012

Embraer, Hawker Beechcraft Lawmaker expresses dismay over Hawker Beechcraft elimination. Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., has expressed disappointment with the U.S. Air Force over its decision to award a light-air support contract to Brazilian manufacturer Embraer. "Several weeks ago, Hawker Beechcraft -- the only American competitor -- was eliminated from this important...

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