The Swiss Air Force is currently in the process of seeking a replacement for its current fleet of Northrop F-5 aircraft, which were scheduled to be replaced by the Saab Gripen , but this was blocked by Swiss voters in The main reasons given were concerns over operational suitability, the lack of a proper review process, and internal beliefs that an interim fighter was not required. Navy, 24 April

Retrieved 3 April Archived from the original on 12 March Series of multirole combat aircraft.

Navy took a "balanced approach" to survivability in its design. Nelson stands by fighter jet decision. The planned open tender procedure could include: