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Dodgy software will bork America's F-35 fighters until at least 2019

Snafu1

Re: Ugott B Kiddingme "their shiny, new carriers ....."

Basically the Spit was designed as an interceptor: light, relatively fragile, but could do damage appropriately. Hurrys were designed as more versatile vehicles: they could intercept (at slower rate), but they were far more effective as ground attack or bomber attack due to their higher durability

The relative production rate didn't hurt either..

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