Talks terminated due to conflicting interests between British, French and German governments
Deal would create global aerospace and defence giant with combined sales of $90.3-billion
The region is expected to take delivery of some 1,185 business jets over the next 20 years.
The Gripen is powered by a Volvo Aero Corporation RM12 turbofan engine, which weighs 2325 lbs and has a maximum afterburner thrust of 80.5 kN/18100 lb.
Europe’s largest aerospace company is in the buying mood, and a Toronto company is tops on the list