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You Bet http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-us-you-bet <div class="node-body blog-body">Counting on the U.S. right now in the region looks to be worth the gamble.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-us-you-bet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-us-you-bet#comments Defense Ares Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:49:00 +0000 1236191 at http://aviationweek.com NATO Goes Dutch Intercepting Russian aircraft (updated with video) http://aviationweek.com/blog/nato-goes-dutch-intercepting-russian-aircraft-updated-video <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Dec. 1 that there have been over 400 scrambles of allied aircraft so far this year to intercept Russian aircraft, 50% more than the total for 2013, but few nations report individual incidents.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/nato-goes-dutch-intercepting-russian-aircraft-updated-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/nato-goes-dutch-intercepting-russian-aircraft-updated-video#comments Military & Government Ares Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:46:00 +0000 1232811 at http://aviationweek.com Estonia Goes Dutch With CV90 http://aviationweek.com/blog/estonia-goes-dutch-cv90 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The Netherlands is selling 44 CV90 armored infantry fighting vehicles to Estonia. The contract was signed by Dutch Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and her Estonian counterpart, Sven Mikser, Dec. 9.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/estonia-goes-dutch-cv90" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/estonia-goes-dutch-cv90#comments Military & Government Ares Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:07:00 +0000 1232771 at http://aviationweek.com Russia's Missing Mistrals http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-missing-mistrals <div class="node-body blog-body">In an interview the French defense minister said France may never deliver the ships.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-missing-mistrals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-missing-mistrals#comments Defense Europe Ares Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:32:00 +0000 1232611 at http://aviationweek.com 12/8 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/128-frago-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/128-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/128-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:12:00 +0000 1231891 at http://aviationweek.com What’s Right About Carter: Obama’s Next Defense Secretary http://aviationweek.com/blog/what-s-right-about-carter-obama-s-next-defense-secretary <div class="node-body blog-body">Will Carter’s nomination for defense secretary provide a chance for President Barack Obama to turn his national security team around?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/what-s-right-about-carter-obama-s-next-defense-secretary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/what-s-right-about-carter-obama-s-next-defense-secretary#comments Defense North America Ares Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:39:00 +0000 1231201 at http://aviationweek.com Marines Shift F-35 Deployment Plans http://aviationweek.com/blog/marines-shift-f-35-deployment-plans <div class="node-body blog-body">New Marine Conops for F-35 force solves some operational problems but raises a few challenges -- along with some Cold War echoes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/marines-shift-f-35-deployment-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/marines-shift-f-35-deployment-plans#comments Defense Global Ares Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:29:00 +0000 1230781 at http://aviationweek.com 12/3 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/123-frago-3 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/123-frago-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/123-frago-3#comments Defense Ares Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:30:00 +0000 1230081 at http://aviationweek.com The muddy waters of Australia's submarine project http://aviationweek.com/blog/muddy-waters-australias-submarine-project <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">It seems as though every day brings a different &ldquo;definitive&rdquo; story about the Australian submarine requirement to replace its troubled Collins-class submarines.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/muddy-waters-australias-submarine-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/muddy-waters-australias-submarine-project#comments Defense Ares Wed, 03 Dec 2014 11:16:00 +0000 1229761 at http://aviationweek.com 12/2 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/122-frago-1 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/122-frago-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/122-frago-1#comments Defense Ares Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:26:00 +0000 1229461 at http://aviationweek.com