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Sep 15, 2014

NavWeek: A Grim Reminder

Despite all the training in the world, there is little that is routine when it comes to flying fighters off carriers. To get to that level, naval....More
Sep 15, 2014

9/15 Frago

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Sep 15, 2014

Video: Fighting Falcons Over Greenland

The story behind the Royal Danish Air Force's stunning in-cockpit footage of F-16s over Greenland....More
Sep 12, 2014

A Matter Of Perspective

Israeli missile defense expert says that Iron Dome critics relied on weak photo evidence and ignored results....More
Sep 12, 2014

Podcast: U.S. Scrambles To Develop New Rocket Engine In Wake Of Disagreements With Russia

Frank Morring joined Bill Sweetman and Jim Asker in a discussion about U.S. rocket engine development now and in the near future....More
Sep 11, 2014

9/11 Frago

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Sep 10, 2014

9/10 Frago

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Sep 09, 2014

9/9 Frago

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Sep 09, 2014

French defense exports rise 42 percent

France's defense exports soared 42.7% in 2013 compared to those of 2012, according to a report to parliament released today....More
Sep 08, 2014

New NRF

Media coverage of NATO's 4-5 September Wales summit made it sound as if the alliance was setting up a new rapid response force but the true story....More
Sep 08, 2014

Export authorisations linked to mergers in Germany

Germany's Economic Minister Siegmar Gabriel has been reported over the past few weeks as wanting to implement a strict ban on defense exports and....More
Sep 08, 2014

9/8 Frago

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Sep 05, 2014

Fire Causes Friction in F-35 Test Program

Each day that goes by without a fix, the test program is slipping....More
Sep 05, 2014

Podcast: F135 Engine Fire

We discuss the chain of events that left an aircraft in flames and revealed incipient problems in several Pratt & Whitney F135 engines....More
Sep 04, 2014

Mistral Delivery To Russia Put On Hold

France will not be delivering the BPC Mistral-class Vladivostok helicopter landing dock to Russia next month as planned....More
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