Airbus Helicopters, Airbus’ Eurocopter helicopter unit, allegedly paid EUR 41 million (approximately USD 45million) in bribes to Greek officials to secure the purchase of the 20 NH-90 helicopters.
Separately, Atlas Elektronik GmbH, a joint venture between Airbus and ThyssenKrupp, allegedly paid bribes inconnection with projects in Greece.
Approximate Alleged Payments to Foreign Officials: EUR 41 million
Business Advantage Allegedly Obtained: Contract to supply 20 NH-90 helicopters
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