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Boeing (BA) and Lockheed (LMT) lose out on an $11B deal to supply fighter jets to India, FT...

Boeing (BA) and Lockheed (LMT) lose out on an $11B deal to supply fighter jets to India, FT reports, and the Indian air force will choose between France’s Dassault (DASTF.PK) and the multinational Eurofighter Typhoon. The decision is a blow to the U.S., which strongly lobbied India to buy its aircraft as payback for the landmark 2008 Indian-U.S. civil nuclear deal.
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  • youngman442002
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    Its just countries keeping away from the dying patient....
    28 Apr 2011, 09:49 AM Reply Like
  • MarketGuy
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    India may regret that move when the dollar index is at 20 and their purchasing power would have been epic. Then again...there's the Euro.
    28 Apr 2011, 09:56 AM Reply Like
  • davidingeorgia
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    Smart Diplomacy [tm] strikes again!
    28 Apr 2011, 09:58 AM Reply Like
  • labas112
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    Why would anyone consider Boeing especially after the problems they are having getting the Dreamliner up and running.
    28 Apr 2011, 10:18 AM Reply Like
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