Several times a year, business managers within the Norwegian defense ministry are crunching the numbers regarding acquisition and support of the F-35. Basing their figures on the U.S. Presidential Budget and those from the F-35 Joint Program Office, the Norwegian government currently expects their future F-35 fleet to cost up to 20% more to operate than its current F-16 fleet, but that issue does not seem to generate concern here in Oslo. The program might be Norway’s largest and most ...


"Norway Paves The Way For F-35 Acquisition" is part of Aviation Week & Space Technology’s subscription package. Click “subscribe now” below to view your options.  


Current Aviation Week & Space Technology magazine subscribers: simply use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.

Already registered? here.