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Airbus Chief Probed

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Noel Foregeard, co-chief executive of Airbus parent company EADS, has admitted knowing about problems with the new superjumbo A380 for months before the public announcement that sent the price of EADS tumbling 26% when announced earlier this week. He maintains, however, that he only learned of the problems after he sold shares of the company in March.
French regulators are "probing" into the matter. Why does that sound so dirty?

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