EADS announced it is soliciting bids for the design and construction of a facility in the US where it would convert A330F airframes into aerial refuelling tankers for the US Air Force. The announcement is another positive display from EADS in the tanker competition. EADS shares rose 3.1%, while shares in competitor, Boeing, dropped 1.6%.
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