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As If It Wasn’t Broken Enough, A F-22 Raptor Crashed Today

As If It Wasn’t Broken Enough, A F-22 Raptor Crashed Today

The mysteriously inept and failure of a fighter jet, the F-22 Raptor, has another failed notch to mark down in its resume of grounded awfulness: an F-22 Raptor crashed today in Florida, a little less than half-a-kilometre east of the runway. Luckily, the pilot managed to eject from the aircraft…

Buyer’s Remorse: How Much Has The F-22 Really Cost?

Buyer’s Remorse: How Much Has The F-22 Really Cost?

The 196th and final F-22 Raptor has rolled out of Lockheed Martin’s factory in Marietta, Georgia. That means yesterday marked an end to more than 14 years of production for what’s widely considered the most fearsome jet fighter in history. And also one of the costliest.