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The WTO Will Not Play A Role in KC-X Dispute

by: Matthew Potter
April 13, 2010

Category: Airbus, Boeing, Congress, EADS, KC-X, KC-X Tanker News, Syndicated Industry News | RSS 2.0

The World Trade Organization (WTO) which is expected to announce formally its ruling against EADS (EADS:P) for receiving illegal subsidies to support Airbus airliners and is also considering a complaint against the U.S. and Boeing (BA) announced that it does not intervene in military contracts and cannot be involved in the KC-X dispute between the U.S. and Europe.

The chance of France or the E.U. filing a complaint over the terms of the proposal which are seen as limiting EADS chances to bid seems remote. Certainly President Sarkozy of France has raised the issue with President Obama. The Air Force has extended the deadline for proposal submission sixty days to allow EADS to submit a proposal if they want.

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