TITLE

BAE wins �1.6bn Saudi jets deal

AUTHOR(S)
James Ashton
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/23/2012, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
DEFENCE giant BAE Systems today signed a �1.6 billion) deal with Saudi Arabia to supply Hawk trainer jets. A Saudi defence ministry official said the BAE would help train "the Saudi air force to be able to use the fighter jets� efficiently". The deal also includes BAE providing Saudi Arabia with simulators as well as equipment for use on the ground and training.
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