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Canada Canada Scraps Plan To Buy Boeing Jets As Bombardier Dispute Rages On

07:20  06 december  2017
07:20  06 december  2017 Source:   huffingtonpost.ca

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OTTAWA — Canada is scrapping a plan to buy 18 Boeing Co (BA.N) Super Hornet fighter jets amid a deepening dispute with the U.S. aerospace The Liberal Party of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau initially said in late 2016 it wanted the Boeing jets as a stopgap measure until it could launch a

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Instead, the Liberal government will announce next week it intends to acquire a used fleet of older Australia F-18 jets, the same kind of plane Canada currently operates, said the sources, who asked not to be identified because of the sensitivity of the situation.

The move underlines Ottawa's anger at a decision by Boeing to launch a trade challenge against Canadian planemaker Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO), which the U.S. giant accuses of dumping airliners on the domestic American market.

It also casts into question the future of Boeing's military sales in Canada. Boeing says its commercial and defense operations in Canada support more than 17,000 Canadian jobs.

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Canada earlier this month scrapped plans to buy 18 Boeing Super Hornet fighter jets , underlining Ottawa’s anger over the trade challenge. Boeing has said it considered all potential risks before deciding to open its trade case. U.S.- Canadian trade relations have also chilled over disputes about

Boeing a no-show at industry day for Canada jet buy . Boeing has been involved in a dispute with Canada that started last year when the company Last October, Bombardier sold a majority stake in the C Series program to Europe’s Airbus for no cost. The C Series headquarters was slated to stay in

Canada and Mexico are currently locked into increasingly acrimonious negotiations with the United States over the NAFTA trade pact, which President Donald Trump says has not done enough to protect U.S. jobs.

The Liberal Party of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau initially said in late 2016 it wanted the Boeing jets as a stopgap measure until it could launch a competition for a permanent fleet to replace Canada's ageing CF-18 jets.

But as relations with Boeing deteriorated, Ottawa slammed the firm for not acting as a trusted partner and began looking at the Australian jets.

Two of the sources said Australian military officials had been in Ottawa late last month for talks.

One source said that by buying the Australian fleet, Canada would save money as well as avoid the need to train its pilots on a new aircraft or spend money on a new supply chain.

Officials had previously said that if the purchase went ahead, some of the Australian aircraft would be used for spare parts.

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In December, Canada scrapped plans to buy 18 Boeing Super Hornet fight jets . British Prime Minister Theresa May, who was concerned about losing 4,000 Bombardier jobs in Northern Ireland, warned in September about growing protectionism worldwide. She tweeted Friday that the decision

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The offices of Public Works Minister Carla Qualtrough and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, who share responsibility for military procurement, both declined to comment.

Boeing declined to comment. The Australian mission in Ottawa was not immediately available for comment.

Canada is due to officially announce the requirements for its new fighter fleet in early 2019, kicking off an open competition.

Additional reporting by Leah Schnurr in Ottawa and Allison Lampert in Montreal. Editing by Lisa Shumaker and Sandra Maler.

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