F-35 To Replace Tornado In Dramatic German U-Turn

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Germany is to purchase Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter to partially replace the country’s aging Panavia Tornado fleet. The selection, announced March 14, comes days after German Chancellor Olaf Scholz named the F-35 as a potential Tornado successor in a speech announcing a €100 billion (...

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