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Osprey Fires Guided Rockets And Missiles In New Trials Commented on: 5 days ago (December 12, 2014)

What's more funny than arming one of the most thin-skinned and sensitive to damage aircraft flying?

Why that would be predicting the USMC F-35's deployment to Japan in 2017 (simply...

Boeing Still Interested In South Korea’s KF-X Commented on: 6 days ago (December 11, 2014)

As much as I like the work that Boeing has done on the next generation Superbug and Silent Eagle both aircraft are updated legacy fighters with stealthy features, they are not 5th or 6th...

First F-35 Assembled In Italy To Roll Out Early Next Year Commented on: 6 days ago (December 11, 2014)

A fool (investing in the F-35) and their money are soon parted.

What’s Right About Carter: Obama’s Next Defense Secretary Commented on: 1 week ago (December 7, 2014)

No matter how smart or educated Mr. Carter is he's working for a president & staff that remain clueless on the topic of US air power.

A perfect example is the forced removal of an F-22...

F-35 Sim Incorporates Real, Not Emulated, Software Commented on: 1 week ago (December 6, 2014)

$24,000 an hour to operate the F-35 vs. the Saab JAS 39C at $7,500 an hour (per Saab the new JAS 39E will cost even less).

"Training on the helmet will be key, as F-35 pilots will be...

Opinion: Plenty Of Risk Remains For The F-35 Program Commented on: 2 weeks ago (December 3, 2014)

So far the F-35 has in many ways behaved like the other stealth aircraft programs of the past (omitting the F-117).

Smaller orders equal lower production rates which in turn increase the...

Israel Reduces F-35 Buy — At Least For Now Commented on: 2 weeks ago (December 2, 2014)

"We will deliver the [Israeli air force’s] first aircraft on time in 2016.”

Considering the F-35's total inability to stick to any SDD/IOC date over the past 14 years I'd say that's a "...

Opinion: Many Reasons To Be Skeptical Of Skunk Works’ Fusion Project Commented on: 2 weeks ago (December 1, 2014)

Engineering by PowerPoint slide is how Lockmart has sold the F-35 for almost two decades with no functional product to show for $400 billion dollars of investment.

While I greatly...

Opinion: China’s Radar and Missile Work Means More Than Fighters Commented on: 2 weeks ago (December 1, 2014)

As you've stated the these VHF/UHF/S band systems are designed to be networked combining data from different geographic locations to track stealth aircraft.

Marketing them with modern...

F-35s Go Dutch Commented on: 2 weeks ago (November 27, 2014)

Yes, like a Fool and his money are soon parted...

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