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JSF and Denmark, Israel, Italy, and Japan

  • Bert Chapman
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Abstract

Potential and actual interest in purchasing and deploying the JSF has not been confined to the United States and its Anglosphere allies. This interest also encompasses numerous other US allies including Denmark, Israel, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Turkey. Each of these countries has experienced successes and controversies in their JSF decision-making while also seeking to benefit its defense industrial bases by participating in this program. Determining to participate in the JSF is also influenced by the presence of competitor jet fighters produced by Dassault Aviation Rafale, Eurofighter Typhoon, and Saab-Gripen whose capabilities and international customers are also reviewed.

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  • Bert Chapman
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  1. 1.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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