Brazil passes on American NSA tainted F-18s. Buys jets from Sweden instead.

Saab Jet 2

The NSA spying is starting to hurt American businesses. This is just the latest example. Until very recently it looked like Boeing (one of our favorite crony companies) was going to get the $4.5 billion contract. In the wake of the NSA revelations however the Brazilians felt they had to look for an alternative. Who can blame them?

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