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Tunisia to Buy T-6C Texan Trainer Aircraft from US October 15, 2019

Tunisia to buy 12 -6C Texan Trainer Aircraft from US. The US State Department has approved a Foreign Military Sale to Tunisia for 12 T-6C Texan trainer aircraft made by Textron Aviation Defence for an estimated cost of $234 million. The offer also includes spare parts, support equipment and logistics support. The proposed sale will replace Tunisia's aging trainer fleet and allow Tunisia to continue training pilots to support Tunisia's counter-terrorism and border security missions. The prime contractor will be Textron Aviation Defence LLC of Wichita, Kansas. There is no known offset agreement proposed with this potential sale.

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