Sabca still surfing on the Sale of the century

Léo Barnier at Charleroi

2019/02/14 | 1246 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
Sabca still surfing on the Sale of the century © Sabca

While the Belgian industry is getting ready to receive the F-35 from 2023, Sabca is continuing to capitalise on the "Sale of the century", signed in 1977 for the purchase of 166 F-16 combat aircraft (followed by an extra 44 in 1983). After having been a stakeholder in the licensed production of aircraft for Belgium and Denmark, the Société anonyme belge de constructions aéronautiques currently provides maintenance for part of the F-16 fleet in Europe and is even facing an increase in demand while...(…)

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