BUSINESSWEEK ONLINE : JULY 10, 2000 ISSUE
INTERNATIONAL -- EUROPEAN COVER STORY

How EADS Stacks Up


The new multinational outfit will be the world's third-largest aerospace 
company

                    1999 SALES          1999 PROFITS

BOEING              $58 billion         $2.3 billion
LOCKHEED MARTIN     $23 billion         $382 million
EADS                $22 billion         $940 million loss


                    CIVILIAN/MILITARY MIX        MAIN PRODUCTS

BOEING              60%      40%                 Commercial planes
LOCKHEED MARTIN     10%      90%                 Military systems
EADS                76%      24%                 Airbus, helicopters


DATA: COMPANY REPORTS


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