Photo Gallery: The Ill-Fated Eurofighter Project
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Photo Gallery: The Ill-Fated Eurofighter Project

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Fighter Flaws Warplane Costs Soar amid Mismanagment

Defense contractor EADS appears to have cut corners in its construction of the Eurofighter jet for the German military. The government faces billions in additional costs, but it doesn't want taxpayers to find out until after federal election this fall.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan