The F-35 has had a turbulent time in Canadian defence procurement. Aleksi Korpela discusses the debate in Canada over CF-18 replacement from 2010 to 2016 and the vitality of the F-35 option.
Aleksi Korpela explains the interconnected nature of the problems in Canadian defence procurement as an introduction to Canada’s Defence Perspectives 2020-2050: Recapitalization and the Canadian Forces.
Julie-Anne Labonté discusses the government’s creation of an ad hoc cabinet committee on defence procurement to tackle problems in Canadian defence acquisition.
In the final part of a four part series, Jonas looks at the expected contributions and members of the Independent Review Panel
In Part II, Kelsey Berg analyzes the complications and shortcomings that were tied to the military spending of Canada’s Sea King Replacement project.