CBO Projects $300M Unit Price For Next-Generation Fighter

Credit: Artist's concept of F-X: USAF
A next-generation fighter for the U.S. Air Force could cost $300 million each, more than triple the unit flyaway cost of the F-35A today, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) warns in a new report. The CBO’s long-range forecast, released on Dec. 11, assumes the Air Force would buy 414 Penetrating...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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