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Europe's Airbus Goes to Alabama

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Europe's Airbus Goes to Alabama

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Europe's Airbus Goes to Alabama

Europe's Airbus Goes to Alabama

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The parent company of Airbus is making a major push for a contract to build refueling tankers for the U.S. Air Force. The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) has selected Mobile, Ala., as the site of an engineering and manufacturing plant.

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