Adding More sting to the Hornet: Upgrading Canada’s CF-18

The Canadian Government has embarked on a $1.3 billion (CAD) project to upgrade the CF-18 Hornet fleet, even as the government is in the middle of the process to find a replacement for that same fighter jet. Apparently, this is all happening to ensure the RCAF fighter fleet remains capable of responding to current threats until such time as the new jets, acquired through the FFCP program, reach FOC (Final Operational Capability).

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