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Military airplanes. The F-35 program might be too expensive for Canada
Ottawa, Canada - Estimates are given by the last Department of National Defence report on costs for F-18 fleet replacement
Estimates on the Canadian government’s F-35 program costs rise. According to the Department of National Defence, Ottawa will spend 45.8 billion dollars for the life-cycle cost of the 65 fifth-generation aircraft ordered, 141 million more from the 2013 estimate. These figures are included in the last report on the potential cost to replace the CF-18 fleet with F-35 aircraft. The calculation is b...
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