Super Hornet deal still uncertain despite U.S. approval

September 13, 2017
Written by CBC News
The U.S. State Department has given the green light for Canada to buy 18 Boeing Super Hornet fighter jets for an estimated price tag of $6.3 billion Cdn.


The agency that oversees foreign military sales has recommended to the U.S. Congress that the sale proceed because it would benefit a NATO ally and help Canada improve its military capability. | READ MORE

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