U.S.decision to send Egypt 20 F-16 fuels debate

The U.S. decision to send Egypt 20 Lockheed Martin F-16 fighter jets as the new Islamic president in Cairo is making dictatorial moves will fuel growing criticism in the United States and Europe of arming regimes that shun democracy.

Egypt agrees to buy up to 24 Lockheed F-16C/D fighter aircraft

Egypt has struck a deal to buy up to 24 advanced Lockheed Martin Corp F-16C/D fighter aircraft in a package worth as much as $3.2 billion The U.S. and Egyptian governments signed an agreement on Dec. 24 for block 50/52 models that will upgrade Egypt’s existing F-16 fleet, said Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon’s top supplier […]