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UK report slams Nimrod cancellation

The UK has made do without a dedicated maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) capability for 18 months now, with its Royal Air Force’s final Nimrod MR2s having been retired in late March 2010. Already having accepted what some in the Ministry of Defence refer to as a “capability holiday” before the long-delayed introduction of replacement equipment, the situation got […]

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