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Old 02-11-2014, 06:17 PM   #1
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Default UK to spend £2.5 Bn on 14 F35 Lightning II aircraft for the Royal Navy

Just been announced on the BBC website that we are placing an order for 14 F35s for the Royal Navy. The package will of course include support and spares for a total of £2.5 Billion.

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Old 02-12-2014, 08:01 AM   #2
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RN that figures coz it looks like we will be under water by the time we get them.
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Old 02-12-2014, 08:15 AM   #3
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Aircraft carriers on Balham High st - that's a thought!
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Old 02-12-2014, 06:01 PM   #4
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Why did they not just use the Eurofighter and make a proper aircraft carrier?
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Old 02-12-2014, 06:07 PM   #5
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Why did they not just use the Eurofighter and make a proper aircraft carrier?
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