New planes

It's your call

April 24, 1991

The Air Force has awarded a contract to a Lockheed team to build about 650 Stealth fighter planes for about $65 billion.

Proponents describe the planes as revolutionary tactical fighters for the 21st century. Congressional critics and others have questioned the need for the planes in the post-Cold War era. They say the planes could cost far more than an Air Force estimate that is already over $100 million a plane.

The Evening Sun wants to know whether you support the plan to build and purchase the fighters.

To register your opinion, call SUNDIAL at 783-1800 (or 268-7736 in Anne Arundel County). After you hear the greeting, you'll be asked to punch in a four-digit code on your touch-tone phone. The code is 4600. The results will be published tomorrow in Money Today.

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