Israel Aircraft Industries Receives Boeing 787 Contract

18 March 2005

Israel Aircraft Industries' Commercial Aircraft Group Receives contract from Vought Aircraft Industries for manufacturing assemblies on Boeing's 787 Programme.

The multi-year contract, valued at approximately $500 million from Vought Aircraft Industries to manufacture assemblies on the 787 Dreamliner passenger aircraft programme. The award runs for the production lifetime of the 787.

IAI/Commercial Aircraft Group's Production Division will manufacture assemblies for the door surrounds and passenger and cargo floor. The Group's Engineering Division will design the assemblies.

Mr. Moshe Keret, IAI's President & CEO, said: ""We are honoured to have been awarded this contract by Vought. This demonstrates IAI's credentials and we look forward to participating in the 787 programme.""

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