Sunday, 13 July 2008

EADS, Parent Co. of Airbus, is in the Running for U.S. Defense Contracts

Article by Dominic Gates

That's fine. However, it would behoove EADS/Airbus to recognize the fact that the size of their proposed refueling tanker would necessitate the expansion and expensive rebuilding of airstrips worldwide, and that if their proposals aren't practical, they may be cast upon the ash-heap of history.

"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction."
~~Albert Einstein