Naval Warfare

US Navy orders Block III Super Hornet

27th March 2019 - 10:15 GMT | by Jack Richardson in London

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The F/A18 Super Hornet will remain as the backbone of the US Navy strike fighter fleet for the foreseeable future as the service orders the latest Block III variant.

Boeing received a MY contract from US Navy Air Systems Command for 78 new build examples on 20 March.

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