F-35 and the Future of Canadian Security
(Source: Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Institute; issued Nov. 15, 2012)
Canada's participation in the Joint Strike Fighter project has been fraught with much controversy and a lack of clarity. A new research paper from Richard Shimooka aims to assess how the F-35 meets Canadian requirements over the next few decades.

It concludes that the F-35 likely represents the future of Western tactical air forces for the next 40 years, and that the F-35 is best-suited to meet the future range of foreign and domestic challenges facing Canada.

Click here for the report (38 PDF pages) on the CDFAI website.


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