Thales will provide a package of avionics and cockpit systems for the A350 XWB including the Integrated Modular Avionics Suite, Interactive Control and Display system and Air Data and inertial reference unit. Contract is expected to generate up to €2 billion ($2.9 billion) in revenue over the first 20 years of in-service life, Thales said. Aircraft are slated to enter service in 2013.
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