Announced on a March 19th contract bulletin, Boeing had apparently reversed course on ending Super Hornet production, securing a $1.1 billion contract to deliver new F/A-18s to the US Navy.

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Remember that time last year when Boeing said they were saying goodbye to the F/A-18 Super Hornet? Yeah, well, forget about that.

In a move that left everyone scratching their heads, Boeing just signed a brand new $1.1 billion contract with the US Navy to whip up a fresh batch of these fighter jets.