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Calgary Sun
Canada could order new fighter jets by 2020: DNDOTTAWA - Canada, which has repeatedly put off a decision on replacing its agein
Canada could order new fighter jets by 2020: DND
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
OTTAWA - Canada, which has repeatedly put off a decision on replacing its ageing CF-18 fighter jets, could be in a position to order a fleet of new planes by 2020, the defence department said on Thursday. In a guide to defence firms posted online,... Read more
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The Hill
McCain files $17B amendment to boost defense spendingMcCain filed his amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act on Wednesd
McCain files $17B amendment to boost defense spending
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
McCain filed his amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act on Wednesday, making good on his promises to seek increased defense spending on the Senate floor. ADVERTISEMENT Under McCain’s amendment, 475,000 active-duty Army soldiers would... Read more
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Air Force Times
Final F-35 Testing Slips To 2018WASHINGTON — The military’s top weapons tester has been warning for months that
Final F-35 Testing Slips To 2018
Air Force Times / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — The military’s top weapons tester has been warning for months that the F-35 will not be ready for its final test phase until 2018 at the earliest. On Tuesday, the Pentagon officially acknowledged the schedule slip. “We reviewed the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The pros and cons of who will permanently replace HarperThis is The Globe’s daily politics newsletter. Sign up to get it by e-mail each
The pros and cons of who will permanently replace Harper
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
This is The Globe’s daily politics newsletter. Sign up to get it by e-mail each morning. POLITICS BRIEFING These seven announced or potential candidates are considered the front-runners in the early days of the Conservative leadership race, which... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DC BUZZ: Flip-floppers hall of fameWhen then-Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry remarked in 2004 about b
DC BUZZ: Flip-floppers hall of fame
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
When then-Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry remarked in 2004 about being for legislation before he was against it, he won enshrinement in the flip-floppers hall of fame. Now several Connecticut lawmakers are having their own brushes with... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This is what disappointment looks like for the PentagonAmerica's most expensive weapons system ever just hit another snag. The F-35 L
This is what disappointment looks like for the Pentagon
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
America's most expensive weapons system ever just hit another snag. The F-35 Lightning II, Lockheed Martin's fifth-generation fighter jet, is expected to miss another crucial deadline on its march to combat readiness. On Tuesday, the Pentagon... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This is what disappointment looks like for the PentagonAmerica's most expensive weapons system ever just hit another snag. The F-35 L
This is what disappointment looks like for the Pentagon
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
America's most expensive weapons system ever just hit another snag. The F-35 Lightning II, Lockheed Martin's fifth-generation fighter jet, is expected to miss another crucial deadline on its march to combat readiness. On Tuesday, the Pentagon... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
This is what disappointment looks like for the PentagonAmerica's most expensive weapons system ever just hit another snag. The F-35 L
This is what disappointment looks like for the Pentagon
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
America's most expensive weapons system ever just hit another snag. The F-35 Lightning II, Lockheed Martin's fifth-generation fighter jet, is expected to miss another crucial deadline on its march to combat readiness. On Tuesday, the Pentagon... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Federal officials explore military aircraft options to replace CF-18sThe chief of staff to Procurement Minister Judy Foote sat in an F-35 simulator
Federal officials explore military aircraft options to replace CF-18s
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The chief of staff to Procurement Minister Judy Foote sat in an F-35 simulator and fought against fake enemy jets at a military trade show in Ottawa, offering a clear sense that the once-maligned Lockheed-Martin aircraft remains in the race to... Read more
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Business Insider
This is what disappointment looks like for the PentagonThe F-35 Lightning II, Lockheed Martin's fifth-generation fighter jet, is expec
This is what disappointment looks like for the Pentagon
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
The F-35 Lightning II, Lockheed Martin's fifth-generation fighter jet, is expected to miss another crucial deadline on its march to combat readiness. On Tuesday, the Pentagon acknowledged that the jet would stumble pass its operational testing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dutch F-35 jets touch down for European air show debutLEEUWARDEN, Netherlands: Two US-assembled F-35A fighter jets landed in the Neth
Dutch F-35 jets touch down for European air show debut
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
LEEUWARDEN, Netherlands: Two US-assembled F-35A fighter jets landed in the Netherlands on Monday (May 23), ahead of the stealthy plane's European air show debut over the summer. The Lockheed Martin-built Lightning II jets, which are to form the... Read more
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express
Heading for ISIS: Terrifying British-made missile even more DEADLY than feared Brimstone A STATE-OF-THE-ART missile more advanced than the fearsome Brimstone used to
Heading for ISIS: Terrifying British-made missile even more DEADLY than feared Brimstone
express / Posted 9 days ago
A STATE-OF-THE-ART missile more advanced than the fearsome Brimstone used to destroy Islamic State hideouts is being developed by British manufacturers. Spear... Read more
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Air Force Times
House passes FY17 authorization bill over Democrat, White House objectionsHouse lawmakers brushed aside an array of Democrat objections and a White House
House passes FY17 authorization bill over Democrat, White House objections
Air Force Times / Posted 10 days ago
House lawmakers brushed aside an array of Democrat objections and a White House veto threat on Thursday to pass their controversial $583 billion defense authorization bill for fiscal 2017, setting up a summer-long negotiation with senators over... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Military General: 94 F-35 jets coming to Cherry Point in 2021A top-ranking military general brought good news to Eastern North Carolina Tues
Military General: 94 F-35 jets coming to Cherry Point in 2021
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
A top-ranking military general brought good news to Eastern North Carolina Tuesday. Deputy Commandant of Marine Corps Aviation, Lt. General Jon Davis, formerly a commander at Cherry Point, met with military officers and leaders from around the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
General: F-35B reshaping how Marines fightHAVELOCK|The deputy commandant of the Marine Corps for aviation said Tuesday th
General: F-35B reshaping how Marines fight
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
HAVELOCK|The deputy commandant of the Marine Corps for aviation said Tuesday that the Joint Strike Fighter is changing the way the service will bring the fight to the enemy.Lt. Gen. Jon M. Davis, a former commander of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing at... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
General: F-35B reshaping how Marines fightHAVELOCK|The deputy commandant of the Marine Corps for aviation said Tuesday th
General: F-35B reshaping how Marines fight
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 12 days ago
HAVELOCK|The deputy commandant of the Marine Corps for aviation said Tuesday that the Joint Strike Fighter is changing the way the service will bring the fight to the enemy.Lt. Gen. Jon M. Davis, a former commander of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing at... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Part 61 NPRM, Boeing Manned Launch, More TSA ScreenersCFR 14 part 61, commonly simply referred to as FAR part 61, is the section of o
Part 61 NPRM, Boeing Manned Launch, More TSA Screeners
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
CFR 14 part 61, commonly simply referred to as FAR part 61, is the section of our aviation regulations that governs the certification of pilots, flight instructors, and ground instructors. The FAA has published a notice of proposed rulemaking that... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Part 61 NPRM, Boeing Manned Launch, More TSA ScreenersAlso: Guardian Avionics, Blue Origin, Skydiving Plane Down, Trent 900, Drone Hi
Part 61 NPRM, Boeing Manned Launch, More TSA Screeners
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
Also: Guardian Avionics, Blue Origin, Skydiving Plane Down, Trent 900, Drone Hits Model, Hill F-35s, Greenville, SC CAP CFR 14 part 61, commonly simply referred to as FAR part 61, is the section of our aviation regulations that governs the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 J
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 J
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government... Read more
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Island Packet
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government picked the F-35 by Lockheed... Read more
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Daily Herald
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint
Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin's F-35
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government picked... Read more
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Daily Mail
A day in the life of an F-35 test pilot: Rebooting failing computers, fixing false warning lights, repairing broken we
A day in the life of an F-35 test pilot
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
: Rebooting failing computers, fixing false warning lights, repairing broken weapons systems... and even a bit of flying F-35 stealth fighter jets have been plagued with problems during testing Systems crash... Read more
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Air Force Times
F-35 Program Office Signs Off On Air Force 3i SoftwareWASHINGTON — The F-35 joint program office has completed development of the Blo
F-35 Program Office Signs Off On Air Force 3i Software
Air Force Times / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON — The F-35 joint program office has completed development of the Block 3i software the Air Force will use to declare its jets operational later this year, and will soon begin retrofitting the fleet with the improved software load. The JPO... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Bear baiting: Russia & NATO. Categorywhy? Is Russia really a military threat to the United States and its neighbors
Bear baiting: Russia & NATO. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 23 days ago
why? Is Russia really a military threat to the United States and its neighbors? Is it seriously trying to “revenge” itself for the 1989 collapse of the Soviet Union? Is it actively trying to rebuild the old Soviet empire? The answers to these... Read more
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The Hindu
Pay if you want F-16s, U.S tells PakistanIn a diplomatic coup for India that sets the stage for Prime Minister Narendra
Pay if you want F-16s, U.S tells Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
In a diplomatic coup for India that sets the stage for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the U.S. capital in June, the Obama administration on Monday announced that the U.S. would not be financing the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Pay if you want F-16s, U.S tells PakistanIn a diplomatic coup for India that sets the stage for Prime Minister Narendra
Pay if you want F-16s, U.S tells Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
In a diplomatic coup for India that sets the stage for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the U.S. capital in June, the Obama administration on Monday announced that the U.S. would not be financing the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan. The... Read more
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News.com.au
F-35 capability compared to Russian, Chinese stealth fightersDelivery ... Australia’s first F-35 Stealth Fighter was delivered to a US train
F-35 capability compared to Russian, Chinese stealth fighters
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
Delivery ... Australia’s first F-35 Stealth Fighter was delivered to a US training field last month. Source: Defence ADVANCES in Chinese and Russian stealth technology and a gun that can’t shoot have once again put Australia’s next generation... Read more
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The Washington Times
JED BABBIN: Shrinking U.S. military budgets threaten national securityANALYSIS/OPINION: Willfully ignoring the effects of 15 years of combat, Presid
JED BABBIN: Shrinking U.S. military budgets threaten national security
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Willfully ignoring the effects of 15 years of combat, President Obama, Congress and Pentagon leaders are causing the readiness of our combat aircraft to sink to so low a level that it clearly endangers national security. It’s a... Read more
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FOX Business
Japan Builds a Stealth JetJapan's Defense Ministry took one look at the F-22's specs and told Mitsubishi:
Japan Builds a Stealth Jet
FOX Business / Posted 29 days ago
Japan's Defense Ministry took one look at the F-22's specs and told Mitsubishi: "Yeah, build me something like this." Image source: Lockheed Martin. But now, finally, Japan is getting the fighter plane it really wants. And it's building it... Read more
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FOX Business
Japan Builds a Stealth JetJapan's Defense Ministry took one look at the F-22's specs and told Mitsubishi:
Japan Builds a Stealth Jet
FOX Business / Posted 29 days ago
Japan's Defense Ministry took one look at the F-22's specs and told Mitsubishi: "Yeah, build me something like this." Image source: Lockheed Martin. Continue Reading Below But now, finally, Japan is getting the fighter plane it really wants. And... Read more
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Daily Mail
Only one of six Air Force F-35s could actually take off during testingFive of six F-35 fighter jets were unable to take off during testing because of
Only one of six Air Force F-35s could actually take off during testing
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Five of six F-35 fighter jets were unable to take off during testing because of software glitches but the Air Force still plans to declare the aircraft combat-ready this year Only one F-35 fighter jet was able to successfully take off during... Read more

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