Air France-KLM Group recorded a 3rd quarter operating loss of 245 million euros (243 million euros in 2008) despite a 16% drop in revenues to 5.2 billion euros. In contrast to previous quarters, the negative impact of the pre-2009 fuel hedges was small, at 34 million euros. The net loss, group share, amounted to 295 million euros, a significant improvement on the loss of 508 million euros recorded a year earlier.
Boeing set to manufacture 184 AH-64E Apaches for the U.S. Army and overseas users
Boeing has confirmed it is to build 184 AH-64E Apaches for the U.S. Army as well as several international customers. This will include the first Apaches for Australia. This latest award, valued at US$1.9 billion, will bring the total current funded value of the contract to US$2.1 billion. Future obligations have the potential to see