The U.K. government’s decision to change its approach on buying aircraft carriers and Joint Strike Fighters has added risks to the long-term program that are still not fully understood months after those changes were spelled out in the Strategic Defense and Security Review (SDSR), the National Audit Office warns. Although the audit report states that the move from the F-35B short-takeoff-and-vertical-landing design to the F-35C catapult-launched version results in the U.K. buying a more ...


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