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Originally posted by Black Watcher
I recently posted a thread under Government & Military Projects listing government spending on projects. It contains a great deal of info on aircraft projects and even mentions the A-12 avenger. Check out the thread and type in A-12 in the search box?
Originally posted by danwild6
Wasn't the A-12 suppose to be bought through a deal with air force in which the navy would also buy a navalized version of the Advanced Tactical Fighter.
Originally posted by xmotex
The A-12 was never intended to be a replacement for the F-14 anyway, it was not designed for the A2A role.
It seems our Navy and Air Force would have been better off if those programs had not been canceled, as there is no adequate replacement for the F-14.