Boeing and General Electric hope to boost the export sales potential of the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EF-18G Growler by offering a new, more powerful derivative of the F414 with 20% increased thrust as well as greater durability and reduced fuel burn. The F414 growth plan is built on a combination of development efforts focused on increasing durability as well as power, and comes as the F/A-18E/F is being offered in fighter contests from Denmark to Japan. Leading the pack in terms of ...

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