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(Flight Global) - Qinetiq will build on its recent order for two Pilatus PC-21s by finalizing deals in 2017 for new basic trainers and single-turbine helicopters to be used by the Empire Test Pilots' School. The PC-21 represents the first part of a wider fleet modernization activity being undertaken following a "ground-up review," says Nick Lay, Qinetiq's head of business development for test aircrew training. The company in December 2016 secured an additional $1.2 billion to support its long-term partnering agreement with the UK Ministry of Defense, with part of this sum enabling it to advance its aircraft purchase plans.

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