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Boeing To Build 5th C-17 For Australia

June 30 2011


The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing a contract to manufacture a fifth strategic transport for Australia, reports the Dept. of Defense.

The US$195.7 million Foreign Military Sales contract covers the production of a single C-17.

Under the contract, work will take place at Boeing's Long Beach, Calif., facility.

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