Sweden has decided not to make a formal offer of the JAS 39E/F fighter to Denmark because it believes that the nation’s requirement is loaded in favor of the F-35A Joint Strike Fighter. The Swedish FXM defense export agency announced July 21 that it would not bid, leaving the Eurofighter Typhoon and the Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet in a contest against Lockheed Martin’s F-35A. The decision follows “a comprehensive assessment that the state and the industry have made ...

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