Switzerland Begins Fighter Procurement

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates—Switzerland’s Federal Council has given the green light for the country to proceed with a program to purchase new fighter jets and a ground-based air defense system. Bern plans to spend no more than CHF8 billion ($8.02 billion) to purchase both systems, the Swiss...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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