Wings Magazine

News
Upgrades on RCAF’s CF-18 still in limbo

A nearly $500-million upgrade to the country's CF-18 jet fighters, ordered by the Harper government almost two years ago, is still under study by the military, an evaluation that won't be completed for another 16 months.


June 9, 2016
By CBC News

Capt. Alexandre Munoz, a spokesman for the air force, says the refurbishment, which is meant to keep the 1980s-vintage jets flying until 2025, is still in the “options analysis” phase. | READ MORE