This will end up so expensive, why not simply use F-16's???
A proven air frame that is now quite inexpensive.
The used A380 market will decimate new sales AND will cause lessors to NOT want to fund new planes, except with draconian terms.
Airbus needs to face the music, get customers to switch to...
Why not use the current A-10 with armament/radar/electronics upgrades?
Open the competition up to all bidders and see what comes in.
The A-10 was a very successful CAS plane and it...
As a taxpayer they better fine Boeing.
Your premise may be partially correct, yet as the 747-8 program has paid off its' development costs, Boeing can get down to much lower pricing than Airbus can with the A380. The price differential...