Japan Issues Request For Information On Fighter Options Commented on: 3 weeks ago (June 28, 2016)

Debacle? definition: "a great disaster or complete failure" If you better understood the challenges that recent advances have placed on manufacturers, you might reconsider your terminology. Across...

U.K. Planning Four Front-Line F-35 Squadrons Commented on: 9 weeks ago (May 23, 2016)

138 total not delivered on the same day, or even same year. Sheesh.

Can Elon Musk Patent Mars? Commented on: 9 weeks ago (May 23, 2016)

Perhaps youv remember how the United States moved westward: the government gave any railroad company two miles of land to either side of the tracks. Leland Stanford, one of those railroad barons,...

U.S. Considers Up To 72 New F-15s Or F-16s Commented on: 15 weeks ago (April 9, 2016)

What excesisve cuts would that/those be, exactly? 37 F-35's would see the -16's first, share their sensor information, launch first and knock those 65 F-16's out of the sky with relative ease.The...

Opinion: After the C-17, A Tier Of Choices Commented on: 15 weeks ago (April 8, 2016)

It's time for your medication. If you don't take medication, borrow something. Please.

Airbus Working A400M Manufacturing Glitches Commented on: 15 weeks ago (April 8, 2016)

Paris-SF in a Constellation is still, I believe, the longest commercial flight, with the record being 23h45m (as I recall). Considering the quality of piston engines back then, nearly 24 hrs. of...

F-35 Needs More Government Investment To Achieve $85 Million Goal Commented on: 18 weeks ago (March 21, 2016)

The comments are as close to universally negative as to be the same thing. Not one of them seems to appreciate that all American fighters/bombers were designed in an analog world, even the B2/F22...

‘Jupiter’ Space Tug Could Deliver Cargo To The Moon Commented on: 23 weeks ago (February 10, 2016)

SLS is currently a proposal. It is not an actual thing, it has not lofted anything into orbit. It may, one day, become a thing, but since it doesn't have an actual design use, the odds are that...

SpaceX Has Highest ISS Resupply Price Commented on: 23 weeks ago (February 10, 2016)

I read that we have on-hand a fairly large supply of RD-180 engines, enough to get us back to a U.S. designed/built launch engine. I think that this was a compelling reason for agreeing to...

U.S. Navy F-35 Boost Partly Offsets Last Year’s Cuts Commented on: 23 weeks ago (February 10, 2016)

In a literal sense, the F-35 represents a transition from analog to digital. It's main weapon consists of three super computers that (eventually) shall allow it to penetrate and defeat the rapidly...

 

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