Sarkozy says opposed Airbus factory sale


PARIS, June 30 (Reuters) - French President Nicolas Sarkozy said on Monday he expressed opposition to the planned sale of a French Airbus factory once proposals to sell similar plants in Germany had collapsed. Airbus last month called off plans to sell two French plants to Toulouse-based Latecoere SA shortly after talks to sell three plants in Germany to MT Aerospace AG collapsed over financing problems, saying the two events were unrelated. "When I saw that the German factories were not ...

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