Brazil air force may buy F-18 jets from US

The Brazilian air force, awaiting the outcome of selection process for purchasing 36 fighter jets, is leaning toward the F-18 Super Hornet of the US.

US convincing Brazil to buy F-18 jets

The arrival of a giant US aircraft carrier here with F/A-18 jet fighters aboard is seen as the prop used by Washington to push Beijing to ink a multi-billion-dollar contract of modern jet fighters.