The 10 Most Expensive Military Planes

By on March 6, 2013 in ArticlesEntertainment

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The United States spends more money on defense than any other country in the world. The U.S. military is big business, and many argue that it's all a profit game—with defense contractors and weapons manufacturers holding a whole lot of power in the public square. But no matter where you stand on defense spending, I think we can all agree on one thing: The American military has some pretty incredible and insanely expensive planes.

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Now, prepare yourself for the prices of the 10 most expensive military aircraft in the world.

10. F/A-18 Hornet – $94 million

9. EA-18G Growler – $102 million

8. V-22 Osprey – $118 million

7. F-35 Lightning II – $122 million

6. E-2D Advanced Hawkeye – $232 million

5. VH-71 Kestrel – $241 million

4. P-8A Poseidon – $290 million

3. C17A Globemaster III – $328 million

2. F-22 Raptor – $350 million

1. B-2 Spirit – $737 million

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