If it is so beneficial for the economy, maybe tax payer money could put a base in every city and every state.
There are better, more effective and more productive ways to spend our money than buying these overpriced pieces of junk. We can do more than fly killing machines. We can protect our health, our children. We can improve our infrastructure. We can work on diplomacy and rule of law instead of bullying the world and stealing other people’s resources like fossil fuels and minerals.