Spain finances development of drones and military helicopters
Madrid invests 2.14 billion euros to stimulate production in the Iberian Airbus factories
The Spanish government will lend 2.14 billion euros to the European aircraft manufacturer Airbus to stimulate the production of military drones and helicopters in Iberian plants. This was announced in an official statement published in the past few hours by the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Reyes Maroto.
"Spanish industry is at the forefront of the transformations of the 21st century". This decision "will strengthen the role of industry in the economic and social structure, strengthen strategic sovereignty and improve the competitiveness of industry on an international level", highlighted the minister.
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