Super-Jumbo aid deal approved
A £500m aid package has been approved by the government to
help British Aerospace develop the new A3xx super-Jumbo aircraft.
Unions believe the decision will create at least 12,000 new jobs,
and safeguard up to 60,000.
The A3xx is being designed by the Airbus consortium, made up of
four European manufacturers including BAe, and is intended to
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