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Dec 05, 2014

What’s Right About Carter: Obama’s Next Defense Secretary

Will Carter’s nomination for defense secretary provide a chance for President Barack Obama to turn his national security team around?....More
Dec 04, 2014

Marines Shift F-35 Deployment Plans

New Marine Conops for F-35 force solves some operational problems but raises a few challenges -- along with some Cold War echoes....More
Dec 03, 2014

12/3 Frago

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Dec 03, 2014

The muddy waters of Australia's submarine project

It seems as though every day brings a different “definitive” story about the Australian submarine requirement to replace its troubled....More
Dec 02, 2014

12/2 Frago

Defense news from around the Web....More
Dec 02, 2014

Will Obama Bring Carter Back?

A look back at Ashton Carter's time at the Pentagon....More
Dec 01, 2014

12/1 Frago

Defense news from around the Web....More
Dec 01, 2014

French state and Airbus play chess with Dassault shares

A 20-year convention has been signed between the French state and the Marcel Dassault family industrial group (GIMD) to ensure that they maintain....More
Nov 26, 2014

Mistral Blows Cold On Russia

So, the Russians will not be getting the Vladivostok, the Mistral-class landing helicopter dock ordered from France, until some indefinite time in....More
Nov 25, 2014

Auto ACAS F-16 Training Day

Preparations for my Auto ACAS flight began the previous day with training and equipment fitting at Edwards AFB....More
Nov 25, 2014

NavWeek: Jammed Up

As the U.S. Navy’s vaunted Aegis combat system continues to shine during missile tests – especially for ballistic missile defense (BMD) – the system....More
Nov 25, 2014

Simulation Key Enabler For Auto ACAS Flight Testing

Simulation Key Enabler for Auto ACAS Flight Testing Designed to save aircraft from collision with just seconds to spare, Auto ACAS is meant to....More
Nov 24, 2014

Sec Def Hagel to Resign

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to step down after successor is confirmed....More
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