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Defense-Aerospace Estimates US Aircraft Costs

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MH-60Rs: $46.1M(click to view full) In “Sticker Shock: Estimating the Real Cost of Modern Fighter Aircraft,” defense-aerospace attempted to establish baseline prices for various Western fighter aircraft. In “Updated US Military Aircraft Prices (Dec. 2006),” they attempt to get a baseline for US military aircraft and helicopters. Note that their approach to “Program Cost per […]

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