BAE Systems Plc (BA/) is close to agreeing to a 500 million pounds ($808 million) sale to Saudi Arabia of as many as 30 Hawk training aircraft, the Sunday Times reported, without saying where it got the information.
The order will probably be completed in the next few months, the newspaper said.
A BAE spokeswoman declined to comment when contacted by telephone today.
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