F-35 Purchase

CP

'Julian Fantino? Really?'

OTTAWA - By replacing Bev Oda with Julian Fantino as the minister in charge of Canada's aid efforts, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has swapped one controversial member of his cabinet for another.In th...
CP

Canada's $47,000 Photo Op

OTTAWA - An oft-maligned 2010 news conference to announce a plan to buy 65 stealth fighters cost taxpayers more than $47,000, say documents tabled in Parliament.The figure was revealed by Defence Mini...
AP

Bureaucrats Defend F-35 Costing

OTTAWA - The bureaucracy fired back Tuesday at Canada's budget watchdog over his suggestion the government kept two sets of books on the multibillion-dollar purchase of new stealth-fighter jets.Parlia...
CP

Feds Accused Of Rigging F-35 Purchase

Opposition MPs demanded answers from the government on the F-35 fighter jet purchase Tuesday following a CBC News story that raised questions about the process used to choose the aircraft and whether...
CP

More Fail for Canada's Incoming F-35s

The federal government didn't follow normal procurement procedures to buy the F-35 fighter jets and the plane fails to meet at least one critical feature the government stipulated must be met, documen...