The design, development and production of new weapon systems, ranging from combat aircraft to avionics and armament, are now being driven by ``affordability''--a parameter that, until recently, was always secondary to performance. To meet the stringent demands for more affordable aircraft and ordnance that still deliver superior performance, defense managers and contractors in Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East have turned to technology. Advances in electronics, computing ...
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