BAE Systems offers UK credit to secure Typhoon sale in Malaysia

14 February 2018

Key Points

  • BAE Systems says UK export credit remains on the table for Malaysia if required
  • UK company also positions Typhoon industrial package to meet local requirements

BAE Systems has reiterated its commitment to offer UK government export finance to Malaysia if the Southeast Asian country selects the Eurofighter Typhoon fighter aircraft for its next-generation air combat requirements.

An official from BAE Systems in Kuala Lumpur told Jane’s on 13 February that the UK government’s credit offer remains on the table and available for Malaysia if the country requires the funding. He added, “The UK government has made it clear that financing would be available if requested.”

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