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Could SM-3 Interceptor Take On Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles? Commented on: 1 week ago (October 13, 2017)

A boost-phase kill tactic would be equally effective against ballistic or hypersonic attacks. Chase it down in the ascent rather that try to intercept the descent. A continuously-airborne...

Opinion: Could U.S. Trade Rulings Put Chill On Aircraft Financing? Commented on: 1 week ago (October 13, 2017)

Congress passes laws for the benefit of the workers, which costs money. Then the Government subsides the Company to pay for all of the mandated worker benefits. Because the USA standard of...

Influential Think Tank Warns Of Drop In Fighter Capability Commented on: 2 weeks ago (October 6, 2017)

The Mujahideen in Afganistan achieved air superiority with no aircraft whatsoever. The Russians were astounded. Aircraft are needed only to get the missile within range of the target.

Elon Musk Ready To Bet It All On BFR Commented on: 2 weeks ago (October 5, 2017)

The space shuttle needed a pit crew of 30,000 people to repair it and prepare it for the next launch. Perhaps there is an ablative Saran wrap that has a more efficient change-out.

Aerospace Needs Accord On Government Support Standards Commented on: 3 weeks ago (September 29, 2017)

Tariffs are to protect products that are made in this country. The Bombardier C-Series in unlike anything in production in the USA. The geniuses at Boeing saw no market for the C-Series, and...

‘Helicopter With Wings’ Aims For Surveillance Market Commented on: 3 weeks ago (September 28, 2017)

The Sky Arrow has tandem seating with the aft seat higher than the front seat for even better visibility and more elbow room. The Sky Arrow is in production and is being used by Government...

Spike Set To Fly Scaled Supersonic Bizjet Demo Commented on: 4 weeks ago (September 22, 2017)

The 15:1 pressure of the Olympus engines in the Concorde is easily doubled (and tripled) by today's engines, yielding better fuel specifics and increased range.

The Wet Runway Trap: An Insidious Challenge Commented on: 4 weeks ago (September 20, 2017)

Runways are too short.

How To Boost Bizav? Think Differently, Researcher Says Commented on: 4 weeks ago (September 19, 2017)

For 100 years, the courts have ruled that corporations are persons.
Therefore, tax them as persons. The higher tax rate will force corporations to incur more deductible expenses, such as a...

ATR Scores Sales In Key U.S., Indian And Chinese Markets Commented on: 5 weeks ago (September 18, 2017)

Travel at Mach 0.4 at 25,000 feet is viable; Mach 0.7 at 35,000 feet is not necessary for many missions. Now if turboprop engines could develop pressure ratios comparable to turbofans, this...

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