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Trump to move ahead with Nigeria planes sale

President Donald Trump's administration is pushing forward with plans to sell up to a dozen aircraft to Nigeria's air force for the fight against the extremist group Boko Haram, sources said on Monday, in a deal that could be worth up to…

Military plane cost hits Airbus profits

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus reported a drop in 2016 profits, mainly because of a charge on the A400M military plane. Its net income fell by 63% to 995m euros (£838m), although revenue went up 3% to 66.5bn euros (£56bn). The results are the…