The three nations (Netherlands, Norway and Poland) plan to formally launch their project in July at the forthcoming NATO Summit in Warsaw, to be followed by a contract signature at the end of July with Airbus to initially purchase three A330-200 MRTT
Though the European aviation giant has claimed the rebranding will have no bearing on the MRTT
contract, the Defence ministry felt it appropriate to take legal opinion to ensure the move is in line with Indian procurement procedures.
The A330 MRTT
for the country's air force features a fly-by-wire aerial refueling boom system and a universal aerial refueling receptacle slipway installation for refueling from another tanker.
Francouzsky ministr obrany Le Drian potvrdil, ze se nadale pocita s uskutecnenim objednavky tankovacich letounu nove generace A330 MRTT
v roce 2013 ci dalsich transportnich vrtulniku NH90-TTH.
The military backlog stands at 222 aircraft, including 174 A400M, 22 A330 MRTT
, 18 light and medium and eight P-3 conversions.
The British parliamentary Committee of Public Accounts has criticised the UK government's decision to spend GBP10 billion on EADS' Airbus A330 MRTT
military tanker plane.
New Delhi, Jan 29(ANI): On the eve of German President Horst Kohler's India visit, which begins on February 1, Germany has expressed deep disappointment over rejection by India of the contract for the purchase of Airbus A-330 MRTT
(multi-role tanker transport) aircraft.
Airbus Military is responsible for building both the A400M military airlifter and the MRTT
mid-air refuelling tanker which has been sold to countries including Britain and Australia.
After this incident, my SE license was revoked for all of the tractors I had been qualified to drive, and I had to go back to class for the MRTT
45 to get re-qualified.
The Airbus A310 MRTT
fulfills a wide range of different transport tasks with conversions of just one worldwide-deployed commercial aircraft, the Airbus A310-300.
It is deemed holy for the day after being blessed by a cleric; right, Artist's drawing of the A330-200 MRTT
(Multi Role Tanker Transport Aircraft) from the EADS-led AirTanker consortium, which is set to become the industrial partner for the 13bn UK Ministry of Defence air-to-air refuelling programmeSoldiers of the Sikh Regiment on parade during the 54th Republic Day Parade in New Delhi, India