Warplanes: September 30, 2001

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Switzerland has grounded 18 of its 33 F-18 Hornets due to a shortage of spare parts. The Swiss Air Force deliberately cut back on spare parts orders in order to keep the operating cost of its Hornets low. --Stephen V Cole

 

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