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Old 04-16-2018, 10:59 PM   #1
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Default Legacy Hornets have made there last cruise

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Old 04-17-2018, 09:04 PM   #2
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Its all good, Canada will be flying them until 2050 with the way our procurement process is working. Or rather not working.


Seriously though, end of an era. Amazing aircraft.
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they will be going to the Marines.
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Old 04-18-2018, 02:20 AM   #4
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Not to worry, in the US at least we will have Legacy Hornets in service until at least 2030, there not going anywhere anytime soon (relatively speaking)
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Will Marine Squadrons still be flying Legacy Hornets from Carriers?
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Old 04-18-2018, 12:32 PM   #6
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Of course.

The VMA-312 Checkerboards with F-18C is deployed right now on the CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt.
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The Marines will be Flying all F/A-18C+'s by 2024
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Old 04-18-2018, 09:52 PM   #8
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Quote:
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Will Marine Squadrons still be flying Legacy Hornets from Carriers?
I believe so, the title is a bit misleading
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Old 04-19-2018, 12:47 AM   #9
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I believe so, the title is a bit misleading
That wasn't my intention.
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