F-35 price may be delayed

The price tag of each Canadian F-35 jet might not be released until October, as the Harper government seeks confirmation from independent analysts, the Globe and Mail reported. The auditor general estimated that the stealth jets could cost $25 billion over 20 years. The Conservative government had originally committed to announcing the estimated cost by July.

Published: Wednesday, 06/13/2012 12:00 am EDT

The price tag of each Canadian F-35 jet might not be released until October, as the Harper government seeks confirmation from independent analysts, the Globe and Mail reported. The auditor general estimated that the stealth jets could cost $25 billion over 20 years. The Conservative government had originally committed to announcing the estimated cost by July.

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