Merkel’s Government Knew Euro Hawk Hurdles in 2011, Focus Says

German Defense Ministry report to parliament cited cost of drone’s airspace certification in late 2011, German weekly says *Ministry report cited EU500-600m cost for test certification, said it’s disproportionately high: Focus *German government accounting office has had project under review since early 2012: Focus *NOTE: EADS sees use for European spy drone after German retreat NSN MMUAMH6JIJWK <GO>

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