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US Wants to re-Buy F-5E Swiss Fighters

US Wants to re-Buy F-5E Swiss Fighters December 16, 2019

United States is reportedly ready to re-purchase Northrop 22 fighter aircraft F-5E Tiger II belonging to the Swiss Air Force that had been used 41 years since 1978. According to airspacereview portal, US Navy and the Swiss Defence Procurement Agency (Armasuisse) have been in talks related to the sale of F-5 in July.

The budget for the purchase of F-5 from Switzerland is 39.7 million dollars.  The US is still using the F-5 as simulated enemy air to air combat exercise. Switzerland is one of the F-5 in large quantities.

 

US Wants to re-Buy F-5E Swiss Fighters

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