Conservative government won’t buy 14 additional F-35s anticipated for fleet attrition

'The government will not spend more than $9-billion on aircraft to replace Canada’s aging CF-18s,' says Associate Defence Minister Julian Fantino's communications director.

Associate Defence Minister Julian Fantino, pictured at a committee meeting.The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED :Tuesday, April 24, 2012 12:00 AM

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