Bill Sweetman, in his Commander's Intent column “A Wimp-Out With Style” (AW&ST Oct. 14/21, p. 22), makes a good case for South Korea (or anybody else) buying F-15 or Eurofighter aircraft—if you are thinking about now. However, look 20 years ahead and who would bet them against what the F-35 will be like then? Chichester, England

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