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USAF Weather Satellite Explodes After Thermal Spike Commented on: 12 hours ago (March 3, 2015)

I notice that there is no mention of the ground track of the spacecraft. What part of the globe was it over when the thermal spike occurred?

There is a growing body of evidence that the...

Late Software Not Expected To Jeopardize U.S. Marine Corps F-35 IOC Commented on: 1 day ago (March 2, 2015)

O&S on the existing F-35B's test fleet is stressing the entire maintenance and support structure of the USMC assigned to work on the JSF.

These costs will continue to multiply even...

Opinion: Looking For Answers To The Navy’s Uclass Mystery Commented on: 2 days ago (March 1, 2015)

After all the serious engineering and programmatic issues with that unnamed strike fighter (wink, wink, say no more) the term "joint" may be may referring to what military leadership and the...

5th-to-4th Fighter Comms Pod Schedule Questioned Commented on: 1 week ago (February 24, 2015)

Yup, looking back to the beginning of the JSF Program who would have ever expected the
F-35 to be rebaselined so many times??

Opinion: Dassault's First Rafale Export Order Underscores France’s Patience Commented on: 1 week ago (February 23, 2015)

This deal is all about Al Sisi wanting to break Egyptian dependence on US weapons systems and aircraft for all the reasons already discussed in this thread.

The Rafale has developed into a...

FAA Urged To Act Fast On Final Small-UAS Rule Commented on: 2 weeks ago (February 16, 2015)

Good grief. I'm not confused at all. ;-)

Well we are dealing with the Federal Government after all! :-)

Usually when you have conflicting standards governing issues around life...

The Tale Of The Unclaimed T-X Aggressor Commented on: 2 weeks ago (February 16, 2015)

Buy a few Saab Gripen JAS-39's and call it good. They're small and difficult to detect, can fly with just about every missile currently in use by NATO, and they've proven to be a lethal in DACT...

ACC Chief Open To A-10 Follow-On Platform Commented on: 2 weeks ago (February 15, 2015)

Warrant9:

Thank you for the great comments. Well stated, logical, and accurate as usual!

U.K. ‘Lightning Force’ Stands Up F-35B Operations At Edwards AFB Commented on: 2 weeks ago (February 14, 2015)

Maintenance of the USMC F-35B's in 2014 required more than expected manpower assets. Will the UK maintenance staff experience the same high maintenance hours as their US counterparts in 2015?...

ACC Chief: Stealth ‘Incredibly Important’ For Next USAF Fighter Commented on: 2 weeks ago (February 13, 2015)

Fast forward a few years when two squadrons of J-20's are deployed at Hainan Island and all of the South China Sea region is threatened when supercruising Chinese stealth fighters start making...

 
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