- Component system manufacturer Senior that its aerospace division had been selected by Saab to supply components for the Boeing T-X advanced pilot training system.

The US Air Force had selected the purpose-built aircraft and simulation system after a multi-year competition.

The Senior contract would commence with support to the engineering and manufacturing development phase followed by series production.

Boeing had stated that they expected T-X to be a franchise program 'for much of this century'.

The scope of the Senior content was to provide a bleed air duct system and an APU exhaust duct assembly to Saab.

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