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What is the point in this? You have 21 of the at 700 million

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What is the point in this?

You have 21 of the at 700 million dollars each and all they do is sit in hangars. Occasionally drop a warhead on a cave in the middle east.
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Because they are an advantage over militaries that do not have them.

This idea that war will never happen again in the 1st world is one of the biggest reasons we are seeing so many cultural problems.
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When you need it, and you don't have it, you sing a different tune.
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>>25338612
>"What is deterrence?"
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>>25338637
Oh hai!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1999_F-117A_shootdown
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>>25338612

still better investments than nuclear weapons if you look at it from that angle.
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>>25338612
>complaining about price tag
europoor go home.

It's better to have them and not (always) need them than to need them and not have them.
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>>25338685

> one f117 got shot down
> all stealth is useless
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>>25338685
>serbs still talking about this

Congratulations! You shot down a single American plane! But you still lost because at the end of the day, you still live in Serbia.
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>>25338685

A B2 could easily be shot down by a $50 missile
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>>25338731
>" by a $50 missile"
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>>25338714
>No advances whatsoever have been made in missiles against stealth planes since 1999.
>None, zero...
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>>25338612
>700 million dollars each
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>>25338612
How would you know how often it is used? It is a stealth plane.
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>>25338637
Deterrence is the art of producing in the mind of the enemy.. the FEAR to attack.
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>>25338758
>Stealth hasn't advanced at all since the F-117
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>>25338768
>mfw you're a genius
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>>25338758
You don now that the leading contribution to the F-117 shootdown was tactical retardation, right?
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