Source: Defense News
quote: but you wouldn't want your aerial defense to have a tactical disadvantage in the event of a skirmish or border conflict.
quote: The F-35 has better capabilities in stealth, tracking, targeting, maneuverability, etc. which all contribute to it being a more efficient and updated solution to protecting Canada's borders.
quote: but the name of the game is Air Superiority
quote: F-22A – single-seat production version. Was designated "F/A-22A" in early 2000s.F-22B – planned two-seat variant, but was dropped in 1996 to save development costs.Naval F-22 variant – a carrier-borne variant of the F-22 with swing-wings for the U.S. Navy's Navy Advanced Tactical Fighter (NATF) program to replace the F-14 Tomcat. Program was canceled in 1993.FB-22 was a proposed medium-range bomber for the USAF. Program appears to be canceled with the 2006