China’s counterfeit parts ‘used in US military equipment’ according to Committee on Armed Services.

A year-long probe found 1,800 cases of fake parts in…

A year-long probe found 1,800 cases of fake parts in US military aircraft, the Senate Armed Services Committee said.

More than 70% of an estimated one million suspect parts were traced back to China, the report said. It blamed weaknesses in the US supply chain, and China’s failure to curb the counterfeit market.

Source: BBC; Read the Committee on Armed Services United States Senate inquiry as a PDF here.

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