Canada To Buy Interim Boeing Super Hornet Fleet

Credit: Canada will buy 18 F/A-18 Super Hornets as a stopgap measure until a CF-18 replacement is chosen and fielded: U.S. Navy
The Canadian government is beginning negotiations with Boeing for 18 “interim” F/A-18 Super Hornets to bridge a widening airpower gap until a new fighter can be competitively selected to replace the Royal Canadian Air Force’s (RCAF) remaining 1980s-vintage CF-18s. Canadian Defense Minister Harjit...

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