The Marines are going to buy all the old British Harrier jets, along with engines and spare parts. A good deal for the Marines, as this will keep the U.S. Harriers flying for another decade or so. The British mothballed them, and the carriers they launched from, late last year.
If I was a general in Argentina, I’d be dusting off the invasion maps for the Falkland Islands. The British aren’t coming to defend them again. The Iron Lady is just a historical movie and the sun has most definitely set on the British Empire.