UK reverses controversial F-35 switch

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  1. W.G.Ewald

    W.G.Ewald Defence Professionals/ DFI member of 2 Defence Professionals

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    UK reverses controversial F-35 switch
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    Royal Air Force and Royal Navy pilots will fly the STOVL-variant F-35B
     
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    [​IMG] Now Hollande has no choice but to build the second carrier, PA2!
     
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    Can you explain the reasoning behind this statement? I don't understand it.
     
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    The Socialists expected to share the British carrier, but that is no longer an option without cats and traps.
     
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    Hmm, that was an ambitious plan anyway.
     

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