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Air Force Times
Q&A: Air Force Gen. Frank Gorenc on Shifting Europe PrioritiesWASHINGTON — When Gen. Frank Gorenc was named the head of US Air Forces in Euro
Q&A: Air Force Gen. Frank Gorenc on Shifting Europe Priorities
Air Force Times / Posted 21 hours ago
WASHINGTON — When Gen. Frank Gorenc was named the head of US Air Forces in Europe (USAFE) in 2013, no one could have predicted that just a year later Russia would invade Ukrainian territory, sparking a sense of urgency among NATO countries to... Read more
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Daily Press
The Air Force fifth-generation team takes shapeHAMPTON — During the past two days at Langley Air Force Base, key fighter wing
The Air Force fifth-generation team takes shape
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
HAMPTON — During the past two days at Langley Air Force Base, key fighter wing commanders have been brainstorming over a question that, for security reasons, they can't discuss in detail. They command pilots who fly the two most modern fighters in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The F-35 may finally be getting its act togetherWhile the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent march to combat readiness,
The F-35 may finally be getting its act together
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
While the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent march to combat readiness, the jet's manufacturer posted better than expected quarterly revenue earnings on Tuesday. Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon's top weapons supplier, also lifted its 2016... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The F-35 may finally be getting its act togetherWhile the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent march to combat readiness,
The F-35 may finally be getting its act together
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
While the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent march to combat readiness, the jet's manufacturer posted better than expected quarterly revenue earnings on Tuesday. Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon's top weapons supplier, also lifted its 2016... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The F-35 may finally be getting its act togetherWhile the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent march to combat readiness,
The F-35 may finally be getting its act together
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
While the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent march to combat readiness, the jet's manufacturer posted better than expected quarterly revenue earnings on Tuesday. Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon's top weapons supplier, also lifted its 2016... Read more
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Business Wire
Congressman Marc Veasey Flies F-35 Cockpit Demonstrator During Visit to Triumph in ArlingtonARLINGTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) today joined
Congressman Marc Veasey Flies F-35 Cockpit Demonstrator During Visit to Triumph in Arlington
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
ARLINGTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) today joined employees, local elected officials and community leaders at the Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) Aerospace Structures facility to receive an update on the Lockheed Martin... Read more
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Business Insider
The F-35 may finally be getting its act togetherThe fourth U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft arrives at the 422nd Test
The F-35 may finally be getting its act together
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
The fourth U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft arrives at the 422nd Test and Evaluation Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada in this April 24, 2013 photo released on May 8, 2013.Reuters While the F-35 Lightning II continues its turbulent... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
5 reasons why the new F-35 will reinvent aerial combatYou've probably been living under a rock if you haven't heard of the US' forthc
5 reasons why the new F-35 will reinvent aerial combat
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
You've probably been living under a rock if you haven't heard of the US' forthcoming jet, the F-35 Lightning II. Primarily developed by Lockheed Martin, the F-35 has been called the most advanced multi-role fighter in the world. Various other parts,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
5 reasons why the new F-35 will reinvent aerial combatYou've probably been living under a rock if you haven't heard of the US' forthc
5 reasons why the new F-35 will reinvent aerial combat
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
You've probably been living under a rock if you haven't heard of the US' forthcoming jet, the F-35 Lightning II. Primarily developed by Lockheed Martin, the F-35 has been called the most advanced multi-role fighter in the world. Various other parts,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
5 reasons why the new F-35 will reinvent aerial combatYou've probably been living under a rock if you haven't heard of the US' forthc
5 reasons why the new F-35 will reinvent aerial combat
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
You've probably been living under a rock if you haven't heard of the US' forthcoming jet, the F-35 Lightning II. Primarily developed by Lockheed Martin, the F-35 has been called the most advanced multi-role fighter in the world. Various other parts,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Gen. Hawk Carlisle itching to send F-35s into ISIS fight: ‘We’ve got to … get moving’The head of Air Combat Command is eager to show the world what the F-35 Lightni
Gen. Hawk Carlisle itching to send F-35s into ISIS fight: ‘We’ve got to … get moving’
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
The head of Air Combat Command is eager to show the world what the F-35 Lightning II can do against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Gen. Hawk Carlisle said last week that he is looking to deploy the aircraft to the Middle East in an... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force general: F-35 ready to fight ISIS if called uponThe Air Force’s newest multi-role fighter, the F-35 Lightning II, could deploy
Air Force general: F-35 ready to fight ISIS if called upon
Air Force Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Air Force’s newest multi-role fighter, the F-35 Lightning II, could deploy to Iraq and Syria very soon if called upon and will be sent around the world before too long, said Gen. Hawk Carlisle, the head of Air Combat Command. “The minute I... Read more
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Reuters
Lockheed F-35 jets ace exercises as U.S. readies for combat useA U.S. Marine Corps Lockheed Martin F-35B fighter jet hovers over the runway at
Lockheed F-35 jets ace exercises as U.S. readies for combat use
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
A U.S. Marine Corps Lockheed Martin F-35B fighter jet hovers over the runway at the Farnborough International Airshow in Farnborough, Britain July 15, 2016. FARNBOROUGH, England After 15 years of cost overruns and technical delays, the Lockheed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lockheed F-35 jets ace exercises as US readies for combat useFARNBOROUGH, England: After 15 years of cost overruns and technical delays, the
Lockheed F-35 jets ace exercises as US readies for combat use
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
FARNBOROUGH, England: After 15 years of cost overruns and technical delays, the Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jet is now knocking out "enemy" forces in combat exercises and surviving attacks in a way that even U.S. military officials say they did... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
F-35 fighter jet has world's most advanced engine, says developer Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet has the most powerful fighter engine
F-35 fighter jet has world's most advanced engine, says developer
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 days ago
Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet has the most powerful fighter engine in the world, according to developers Pratt & Whitney. Matthew Stock reports. Lockheed Martin's F-35... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver businessman sentenced to jail for stealing U.S. military dataA Chinese citizen living in Vancouver who admitted helping Chinese military off
Vancouver businessman sentenced to jail for stealing U.S. military data
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
A Chinese citizen living in Vancouver who admitted helping Chinese military officers hack into the computer networks of U.S. defence contractors to steal classified information has been sentenced to 46 months in prison. Su Bin, a 51-year-old... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force's first female fighter pilot talks training, F-35, future warsAirmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, and the Las Vegas community have label
Air Force's first female fighter pilot talks training, F-35, future wars
Air Force Times / Posted 12 days ago
Airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, and the Las Vegas community have labeled Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt a “local celebrity” as the Air Force’s first female fighter pilot and the first woman to take control of the 57th Wing this year. But it’s... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Tecnam T2006A, AW189 Full Ice Protection, VSS UnityAlso: F-35 Deal?, AUVSI's Brian Wynne, Predator C Avenger, Donghai Airlines, MU
Tecnam T2006A, AW189 Full Ice Protection, VSS Unity
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
Also: F-35 Deal?, AUVSI's Brian Wynne, Predator C Avenger, Donghai Airlines, MUOS-5, Spirit AeroSystems, Eurofighter Typhoon Tecnam has handed over three P2006T aircraft ... designated T2006A ... to the head of the Italian Air Force flight training... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Tecnam T2006A, AW189 Full Ice Protection, VSS UnityAlso: F-35 Deal?, AUVSI's Brian Wynne, Predator C Avenger, Donghai Airlines, MU
Tecnam T2006A, AW189 Full Ice Protection, VSS Unity
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
Also: F-35 Deal?, AUVSI's Brian Wynne, Predator C Avenger, Donghai Airlines, MUOS-5, Spirit AeroSystems, Eurofighter Typhoon Tecnam has handed over three P2006T aircraft ... designated T2006A ... to the head of the Italian Air Force flight training... Read more
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Japan Today
Drones, fighter jets and the future U.S. Air Force ‹ Japan TodayRight before the July 4 holiday, the U.S. government released its first officia
Drones, fighter jets and the future U.S. Air Force ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
Right before the July 4 holiday, the U.S. government released its first official report on civilian casualties of America’s long-running drone attacks on terror suspects in war zones across the globe. The report estimates fewer than 120 civilians... Read more
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CNBC
Why Bernie Sanders is backing a $1.5 trillion military boondogglesuggests that the senator has just been doing what he was elected to do: seeing
Why Bernie Sanders is backing a $1.5 trillion military boondoggle
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
suggests that the senator has just been doing what he was elected to do: seeing to it that his state enjoys a steady flow of jobs and dollars. He's also bolstering Vermont's reputation as a good place for the aerospace sector to do business,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Farnborough air show facing global turbulence after Brexit voteLONDON - The Farnborough air show takes off on Monday amid turbulence from both
Farnborough air show facing global turbulence after Brexit vote
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
LONDON - The Farnborough air show takes off on Monday amid turbulence from both Britain's shock EU exit referendum and ultra-low oil prices. The Farnborough Air Show is held every two years south-west of London, in Hampshire The event, held every... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada’s CF-18s can fly into next decade, despite push for new jetsThe Department of National Defence predicts that its fleet of CF-18s will be ab
Canada’s CF-18s can fly into next decade, despite push for new jets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
The Department of National Defence predicts that its fleet of CF-18s will be able to fly into the next decade, even as Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan ramps up his calls for an urgent purchase of new fighter jets to ward off an eventual “capability... Read more
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Air Force Times
Construction Projects Could Hamper First Overseas F-35 BeddownRAF LAKENHEALTH, England — The first overseas US Air Force base to get the F-35
Construction Projects Could Hamper First Overseas F-35 Beddown
Air Force Times / Posted 15 days ago
RAF LAKENHEALTH, England — The first overseas US Air Force base to get the F-35 joint strike fighter is already making preparations for the jet’s arrival in the early 2020s, but its commander is worried that the service will not be able to build the... Read more
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The Register
Blighty will have a whopping 24 F-35B jets by 2023 – MoD ministerThe UK is “on target” for its new F-35B fighters to reach initial operating cap
Blighty will have a whopping 24 F-35B jets by 2023 – MoD minister
The Register / Posted 18 days ago
The UK is “on target” for its new F-35B fighters to reach initial operating capability by 2018 – and will own a whopping 24 of the state-of-the-art jets by the year 2023, junior defence minister Philip Dunne told a briefing at the Royal International... Read more
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FOX News
Pentagon planes showing age, military brass tell lawmakersYears of budget cuts have left the U.S. military with a decrepit air fleet that
Pentagon planes showing age, military brass tell lawmakers
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Years of budget cuts have left the U.S. military with a decrepit air fleet that could compromise armed service branches' ability to perform in battle, Pentagon brass told lawmakers Wednesday. Leaders from the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines... Read more
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CBC.ca
Is Canada's 'capability gap' military or political?: Terry MilewskiFirst, the Conservatives bemoaned the Liberal "decade of darkness." Then, the L
Is Canada's 'capability gap' military or political?: Terry Milewski
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
First, the Conservatives bemoaned the Liberal "decade of darkness." Then, the Liberals bemoaned the Conservative one. So they're both really good at moaning about the sad state of Canada's armed forces. But will anyone actually fix it? A hardy band... Read more
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Air Force Times
Clever girl: 3-star general compares F-35 to 'Jurassic Park' velociraptorSaying an advanced military aircraft is like a dinosaur usually isn’t a good th
Clever girl: 3-star general compares F-35 to 'Jurassic Park' velociraptor
Air Force Times / Posted 19 days ago
Saying an advanced military aircraft is like a dinosaur usually isn’t a good thing, but Marine Lt. Gen. Jon Davis meant it as the highest compliment. The Marine Corps recently put the F-35B Lightning II through its paces in a highly-contested... Read more
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Reuters
Drones, fighter jets and the future U.S. Air ForceThe report estimates fewer than 120 civilians have died in errant strikes since
Drones, fighter jets and the future U.S. Air Force
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
The report estimates fewer than 120 civilians have died in errant strikes since 2009 – far fewer than many independent experts and humanitarian organizations cite. "There is no doubt,” President Barack Obama noted, “that civilians were killed that... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadians want open competition to pick new jet, poll findsThe Trudeau government will suffer a blow in public opinion if it skips an open
Canadians want open competition to pick new jet, poll finds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 days ago
The Trudeau government will suffer a blow in public opinion if it skips an open competition and hand-picks the new fighter jets that will replace Canada’s fleet of CF-18s, a new poll paid for by a manufacturer has found. The survey, conducted by... Read more
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express
State-of-the-art stealth fighter jet lands in UK for first timeWATCH: THE first of Britain's next-generation supersonic stealth fighter jets
State-of-the-art stealth fighter jet lands in UK for first time
express / Posted 25 days ago
WATCH: THE first of Britain's next-generation supersonic stealth fighter jets - "the most advanced in the world" - has landed in the UK. The F-35B Lightning II warplane, which are due... Read more
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The Register
Lightning strikes: Britain's first F-35B supersonic fighter landsThe first of the Royal Air Force's new F-35B Joint Strike Fighter jets landed o
Lightning strikes: Britain's first F-35B supersonic fighter lands
The Register / Posted 26 days ago
The first of the Royal Air Force's new F-35B Joint Strike Fighter jets landed on British soil last night, heralding a new era for the Royal Air Force. The supersonic Lightning II, as it will be known in RAF service, was flown across the Atlantic by... Read more
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Herald Sun
PM launches Woomera test range upgradeWhen it comes to trying out advanced weaponry, wide open space is necessary but
PM launches Woomera test range upgrade
Herald Sun / Posted 29 days ago
When it comes to trying out advanced weaponry, wide open space is necessary but so too is minimal electromagnetic interference and the Woomera test range possesses both attributes in abundance. This is the world's largest military test range,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
PM launches Woomera test range upgradeWhen it comes to trying out advanced weaponry, wide open space is necessary but
PM launches Woomera test range upgrade
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
When it comes to trying out advanced weaponry, wide open space is necessary but so too is minimal electromagnetic interference and the Woomera test range possesses both attributes in abundance. This is the world's largest military test range,... Read more
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News.com.au
PM launches Woomera test range upgradeWhen it comes to trying out advanced weaponry, wide open space is necessary but
PM launches Woomera test range upgrade
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
When it comes to trying out advanced weaponry, wide open space is necessary but so too is minimal electromagnetic interference and the Woomera test range possesses both attributes in abundance. This is the world's largest military test range,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
IAF Commander Wants 75 F-35 Jets, Some with Vertical Takeoff, and Home-Made TweakingIAF Chief Brig. Gen. Tal Kelman, who participated on Thursday in the rollout ce
IAF Commander Wants 75 F-35 Jets, Some with Vertical Takeoff, and Home-Made Tweaking
The Jewish Press / Posted 1 months ago
IAF Chief Brig. Gen. Tal Kelman, who participated on Thursday in the rollout ceremony for the first F-35 “Adir” single-seat, single-engine, all-weather stealth multirole fighter at the Lockheed Martin factory in Dallas, sees the first 50 jets Israel... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Barnes ANG could be home for newest Air Force fighter planeWESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A fleet of the Air Force’s newest jet fighter plane,
Barnes ANG could be home for newest Air Force fighter plane
WWLP Springfield / Posted 1 months ago
WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A fleet of the Air Force’s newest jet fighter plane, the F-35, may be based at Barnes Air National Guard base in Westfield. 104th Fighter Wing Commander, Colonel James Keefe has gotten word that Barnes is on the short list... Read more

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