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Inquiry into the planned acquisition of the F-35 Lightning II (Joint Strike Fighter).



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22 Mar 2016: Canberra, ACT

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Inquiry lapsed

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1 United States of America Office of the Director, Operational Test and Evaluation (DOT&E), 'F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF)' in FY2015 Annual Report, (received 2 February 2016).
2 Compendium of DOT&E Annual Reports: F-22A Raptor Air Dominance Fighter Program, compiled and provided by Air Power Australia, (received 10 February 2016).
3 Compendium of DOT&E Annual Reports: F-35 JSF Program, compiled and provided by Air Power Australia, (received 10 February 2016).
4 W.D. Hartung, 'Promising the Sky: Pork Barrel Politics and the F-35 Combat Aircraft', International Policy Report, Center for International Policy, January 2014, provided by Mr Chris Mills (received 10 March 2016).
5 ABC - Radio National - Transcript of 'Is the Joint Strike Fighter the right plane for Australia?', broadcast 6 March 2016, provided by Mr Chris Mills (received 10 March 2016).
6 Alan Williams, 'Opening comments to the Canadian Standing Committee on National Defence', 7 October 2010, provided by Mr Alan Williams, (received 11 March 2016).
7 Alan Williams, 'Flying solo', canada.com, 28 October 2013, provided by Mr Alan Williams, (received 11 March 2016).
8 Don Martin, 'Harper facing dogfight over fighter jet deal' National Post, 7 October 2016, provided by Mr Alan Williams, (received 11 March 2016).
9 Jeffrey Simpson, 'F-35 fiasco knocks Conservative spin off axis', The Globe and Mail, 8 December 2012, provided by Mr Alan Williams, (received 11 March 2016).
10 Michael Den Tandt, 'Heads should roll for F-35 fiasco', Montreal Gazette, 3 April 2012, provided by Mr Alan Williams (received 11 March 2016).

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