Boeing Plans To Deliver To Canada New F/A-18E/F With First Block III Replacing Old CF-18
Boeing: THE COMPLETE SOLUTION FOR CANADA
Click Like to Follow Fliegerfaust Facebook page to get the News ASAP / Share to share this post now.
June 23, 2020 - by Steve Trimble for aviationweek.com
Boeing on June 17 delivered the first F/A-18E/F Block III to the U.S. Navy to launch a yearlong testing campaign on a new configuration with around a $60 million flyaway cost that is currently being offered to five foreign air forces.
"The Navy is going to go through their test program with these two test assets over the next year, and then about this time next year is when we'll start delivering the fully operational Block IIIs," said Jennifer Tebo, Boeing's director of development for F-18 programs.
The delivery milestone completes an unexpected...
- Airbus Planning 2 Additional Assembly Lines in North America ... ›
- United States and Canada Are About To Announce The Shutdown ... ›
- Avianor Obtains Airbus A220 Maintenance Approval From Transport ... ›