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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 4 days 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 5 days 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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WCAX-TV Vermont
Will South Burlington enter F-35 debate?There is a new debate over landing F-35 fighter jets in Vermont and whether Sou
Will South Burlington enter F-35 debate?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
There is a new debate over landing F-35 fighter jets in Vermont and whether South Burlington will sue. A lawsuit over the military planes' environmental impact is set to go to trial very soon and South Burlington is running out of time to decide... Read more
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Air Force Times
F-35 Software Runs Smoothly During Mountain Home DeploymentWASHINGTON — Software glitches have plagued the F-35 in recent months, but oper
F-35 Software Runs Smoothly During Mountain Home Deployment
Air Force Times / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON — Software glitches have plagued the F-35 in recent months, but operators said they noticed a marked improvement during a June deployment where the aircraft did not experience any shutdowns. The F-35 joint program office’s top official... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
LIVE COVERAGE: Vectren Dayton Air ShowThe 2016 Vectren Dayton Air Show is taking flight at the Dayton International A
LIVE COVERAGE: Vectren Dayton Air Show
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
The 2016 Vectren Dayton Air Show is taking flight at the Dayton International Airport this weekend, featuring performances by the U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, Sean D. Tucker, Tora, Tora, Tora!, and others. RELATED: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
LIVE COVERAGE: Vectren Dayton Air ShowThe 2016 Vectren Dayton Air Show is taking flight at the Dayton International A
LIVE COVERAGE: Vectren Dayton Air Show
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
The 2016 Vectren Dayton Air Show is taking flight at the Dayton International Airport this weekend, featuring performances by the U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor, Sean D. Tucker, Tora, Tora, Tora!, and others. RELATED: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT... Read more
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York Daily Record
Aircraft arrive at Wallops for Ocean City air showIt was all jet noise and uniforms as two military aircraft demonstration teams
Aircraft arrive at Wallops for Ocean City air show
York Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
It was all jet noise and uniforms as two military aircraft demonstration teams arrived the afternoon of Thursday, June 16 at NASA Wallops Flight Facility, where they are staging in advance of the Ocean City Air Show this weekend. The U. S. Navy... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Breaking down the dogfight for Canada’s next fighter jetBoeing’s F/A-18 Super Hornet (left) and Lockheed-Martin’s F-35 Lightning are co
Breaking down the dogfight for Canada’s next fighter jet
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Boeing’s F/A-18 Super Hornet (left) and Lockheed-Martin’s F-35 Lightning are considered the two main contenders to replace Canada’s aging fleet of CF-18 fighters. It’s getting harder and harder to figure out who is the underdog and who is the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Breaking down the dogfight over Canada’s next fighter jetBoeing’s F/A-18 Super Hornet (left) and Lockheed-Martin’s F-35 Lightning and co
Breaking down the dogfight over Canada’s next fighter jet
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Boeing’s F/A-18 Super Hornet (left) and Lockheed-Martin’s F-35 Lightning and considered the two main contenders to replace Canada’s aging fleet of CF-18 fighters. It’s getting harder and harder to figure out who is the underdog and who is the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Jeffrey Simpson: Search for new jet becomes a flight of fancy‘We will not buy the F-35 stealth fighter bomber,” says the Liberal Party campa
Jeffrey Simpson: Search for new jet becomes a flight of fancy
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
‘We will not buy the F-35 stealth fighter bomber,” says the Liberal Party campaign platform. The Globe and Mail’s editorial cartoonist, Brian Gable, is Canada’s best journalist, and witness to this is how many National Newspaper Awards he has... Read more
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CBC.ca
Canada's CF-18s wearing out as rivals spar over replacement benefitsCanada's current fleet of CF-18s is rapidly wearing out, according to new figur
Canada's CF-18s wearing out as rivals spar over replacement benefits
CBC.ca / Posted 12 days ago
Canada's current fleet of CF-18s is rapidly wearing out, according to new figures tabled in Parliament, and there are fresh questions emerging about how well the fighter jets, and other so-called legacy aircraft, will be able to communicate with the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Manitoba Premier Pallister says federal decisions on aerospace could hurt provinceManitoba Premier Brian Pallister called for assurances from the federal governm
Manitoba Premier Pallister says federal decisions on aerospace could hurt province
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister called for assurances from the federal government Tuesday that the province’s aerospace sector will not be hurt by changes at Air Canada and in defence contracting. Pallister said a bill now before Parliament – an... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Newest generation fighter jet back in IdahoMOUNTAIN HOME - The Air Force's latest generation jet has come to Mountain Home
Newest generation fighter jet back in Idaho
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
MOUNTAIN HOME - The Air Force's latest generation jet has come to Mountain Home for the second time this year. Hill Air Force Base in northern Utah brought seven F-35s, along with 160 airmen, to Mountain Home for a test deployment. Hill is the first... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Newest generation fighter jet back in Mountain HomeMOUNTAIN HOME - The Air Force's latest generation jet has come to Mountain Home
Newest generation fighter jet back in Mountain Home
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
MOUNTAIN HOME - The Air Force's latest generation jet has come to Mountain Home for the second time this year. Hill Air Force Base in northern Utah brought seven F-35s, along with 160 airmen, to Mountain Home for a test deployment. Hill is the first... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Full speed ahead to buy new Navy warshipsOTTAWA -- The Liberal government Monday sped up the process to get new warships
Full speed ahead to buy new Navy warships
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
OTTAWA -- The Liberal government Monday sped up the process to get new warships for the Royal Canadian Navy while an old political rival urged it to show the same haste in acquiring new fighter jets. In Halifax Monday morning, the minister in charge... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Burnley man helping to build the largest ship the Royal Navy has ever operatedA BURNLEY man is helping to build the largest ship the Royal Navy has ever oper
Burnley man helping to build the largest ship the Royal Navy has ever operated
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
A BURNLEY man is helping to build the largest ship the Royal Navy has ever operated. Daniel Crawshaw, 30, from Rose Grove, is responsible for the logistics behind building Britain’s newest aircraft carriers, HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Prince of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Lockheed-Martin says not buying F-35 jet would be wrong choice for CanadaLockheed-Martin is bluntly warning the Liberal government that it will make a m
Lockheed-Martin says not buying F-35 jet would be wrong choice for Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Lockheed-Martin is bluntly warning the Liberal government that it will make a mistake if it does not follow the lead of its allies and fails to buy the F-35 to deter Russia and China from threatening Canadian sovereignty. Pointing out that the F-35... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
South Dakota In The Running To Land New F-35 Fighter JetThe South Dakota Air National Guard is looking at replacing its F16 fighter jet
South Dakota In The Running To Land New F-35 Fighter Jet
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 18 days ago
The South Dakota Air National Guard is looking at replacing its F16 fighter jets. The 114th Fighter Wing is in the running to land the new F-35 fighter jet that's still in production, but it's already making lots of noise at military installations... Read more
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Reuters
Lockheed may shift F-35 fighter work away from CanadaBERLIN Top U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) is studying whether
Lockheed may shift F-35 fighter work away from Canada
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
BERLIN Top U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) is studying whether to shift work on its multibillion-dollar F-35 fighter jet away from Canadian firms given uncertainty about Ottawa's plans to buy the jet. Jack Crisler, Lockheed's vice... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Lockheed may shift F-35 fighter work away from CanadaTop U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp is studying whether to shift work o
Lockheed may shift F-35 fighter work away from Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Top U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp is studying whether to shift work on its multibillion-dollar F-35 fighter jet away from Canadian firms given uncertainty about Ottawa’s plans to buy the jet. Jack Crisler, Lockheed’s vice president of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lockheed may shift F-35 fighter work away from CanadaBERLIN: Top U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp is studying whether to shif
Lockheed may shift F-35 fighter work away from Canada
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
BERLIN: Top U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp is studying whether to shift work on its multibillion-dollar F-35 fighter jet away from Canadian firms given uncertainty about Ottawa's plans to buy the jet. Jack Crisler, Lockheed's vice president... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Open competition for fighter jet contract an option, Parliament toldThere is nothing stopping the Liberal government from fulfilling its promise to
Open competition for fighter jet contract an option, Parliament told
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
There is nothing stopping the Liberal government from fulfilling its promise to hold a full and open competition for new fighter jets, a top procurement bureaucrat told MPs. “That is definitely an option that can be pursued, and again, it’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US F-35 stealth fighter to make airshow debut after years of delays After years of delays, technical problems and massive c
US F-35 stealth fighter to make airshow debut
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
after years of delays After years of delays, technical problems and massive cost overruns, the most expensive warplane in history is finally about to make its international public flying debut. Key... Read more
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express
Unmanned test plane can seek and destroy heavily defended targetsWATCH: IT LOOKS just like Darth Vader's mask - and is just as forbidding. Th
Unmanned test plane can seek and destroy heavily defended targets
express / Posted 19 days ago
WATCH: IT LOOKS just like Darth Vader's mask - and is just as forbidding. The £200 million Taranis test plane could soon be the face of aerial warfare: Britain's first autonomous... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Obama gave Trudeau a signed copy of Star Wars scriptPOLITICS BRIEFING Ottawa may have gotten a taste of the Sarlacc pit yesterday,
Obama gave Trudeau a signed copy of Star Wars script
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
POLITICS BRIEFING Ottawa may have gotten a taste of the Sarlacc pit yesterday, and it’s not the only bit of Star Wars business going on in Ottawa. According to ethics disclosures, Justin Trudeau was given a copy of “The Force Awakens” script – the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ordering less than a full fleet of fighter jets is a bad ideaThere’s one sure way to make a mistake in buying new fighter jets: going for a
Ordering less than a full fleet of fighter jets is a bad idea
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
There’s one sure way to make a mistake in buying new fighter jets: going for a stopgap. The debate over replacing the Royal Canadian Air Force’s fleet of CF-18s with stealth-equipped F-35s has dragged on for years, and now there is talk Ottawa might... Read more
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CBC.ca
RCAF to take until October 2017 to decide on CF-18 upgradeA nearly $500-million upgrade to the country's CF-18 jet fighters, ordered by t
RCAF to take until October 2017 to decide on CF-18 upgrade
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
A nearly $500-million upgrade to the country's CF-18 jet fighters, ordered by the Harper government almost two years ago, is still under study by the military, an evaluation that won't be completed for another 16 months. Capt. Alexandre Munoz, a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Cabinet committee deciding on final options to replace Canada's fighter jetsA seven-member federal cabinet committee is drawing up final options to replace
Cabinet committee deciding on final options to replace Canada's fighter jets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
A seven-member federal cabinet committee is drawing up final options to replace Canada’s aging fighter jets, sources say – and the ministers include Transport Minister Marc Garneau, who openly advocated against the purchase of Lockheed-Martin F-35s... Read more
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CTV News
Lockheed Martin wants F-35 in competition for jet contractOTTAWA -- The company building the F-35 fighter jet says all it wants is a chan
Lockheed Martin wants F-35 in competition for jet contract
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
OTTAWA -- The company building the F-35 fighter jet says all it wants is a chance to compete in an open and fair competition to be the contractor to provide the next generation of airplanes to Canada's military. The possibility of being part of that... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa backing off open-tender pledge for new fighter jetsThe federal government is no longer committing to an open tendering process to
Ottawa backing off open-tender pledge for new fighter jets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
The federal government is no longer committing to an open tendering process to buy new fighter jets, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau deriding the stealth Lockheed-Martin F-35 as “a plane that doesn’t work.” Mr. Trudeau’s comment reinforced the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Liberals miss payment for Canada's inclusion in F-35 consortiumThe Trudeau government has missed the deadline for a multimillion-dollar paymen
Liberals miss payment for Canada's inclusion in F-35 consortium
CBC.ca / Posted 21 days ago
The Trudeau government has missed the deadline for a multimillion-dollar payment that keeps Canada in the club of nations involved in the F-35 stealth fighter program, CBC News has learned. The $32-million membership fee was due on May 31, but a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Tempers fly over F-35 fighter jets in city council meetingThe debate over the future of fighter jets in our region had tempers flying wit
Tempers fly over F-35 fighter jets in city council meeting
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
The debate over the future of fighter jets in our region had tempers flying with the South Burlington City Council. The Vermont air guard was chosen to be one of the first units to fly the F-35 jet beginning in 2019. City councilors originally... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
S. Burlington City Council to vote on F-35 measureThe South Burlington City Council Monday night is expected to weigh in on new e
S. Burlington City Council to vote on F-35 measure
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
The South Burlington City Council Monday night is expected to weigh in on new efforts to oppose F-35 jets in Vermont. The council is scheduled to vote on whether to join a lawsuit opposing plans to base the advance fighters at the Burlington... Read more
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First Coast News
Florida Congresspeople pushing to have new fighter jets housed in JacksonvilleWASHINGTON, D.C. -- Two Florida Congresspeople are pushing the Air Force to hou
Florida Congresspeople pushing to have new fighter jets housed in Jacksonville
First Coast News / Posted 25 days ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Two Florida Congresspeople are pushing the Air Force to house the next generation of strike fighters in Jacksonville. The letter authored by Jacksonville Republican rep. Ander Crenshaw and Tallahassee Democratic rep. Gwen Graham... Read more
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Salon.com
The long con of military decline: How the right uses the armed forces to lie about AmericaIf you set yourself the task of watching the Republican presidential debates, y
The long con of military decline: How the right uses the armed forces to lie about America
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
If you set yourself the task of watching the Republican presidential debates, you may have noticed that when the candidates talk about the military they careen between declaring America as the greatest, most powerful military force in history and... Read more
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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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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