Japanese Defense Ministry Seeks Engine Program

BEIJING — The Japanese defense ministry will request funding for a new fighter-engine technology demonstrator in the budget for the year beginning on April 1, 2015, the Nikkei newspaper reports. A “prototype” engine from IHI Corp. should be ready by around 2020, the paper says. Development will cost...

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