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January 22, 2015, 3:23 PM

Big Air Effort for Small Reward Over Iraq, Syria

Strict rules of engagement and scarce targets, result in most combat aircraft sorties returning with weapons unexpended

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Aug 2, 2014 - 4:45 AM
Despite the no-show of the F-35 fighter, the Farnborough show was packed with news.
Jul 30, 2014 - 6:00 PM
The helo maker has agreed to pay a fine which, it claims, is an admission of wrongdoing or liability.
Jul 24, 2014 - 7:38 AM
The Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet and the Eurofighter Typhoon are the other contenders in Denmark.
Jul 23, 2014 - 4:07 PM
Lockheed Martin and BAE Systems are reworking aircraft for Taiwan and Korea.
Jul 22, 2014 - 2:50 PM
India's first solely private-sector project could have trouble finding an acceptable number of competitors.
Jul 19, 2014 - 9:40 AM
A mounting body of evidence suggests that pro-Russian separatists shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Europe.
Jul 18, 2014 - 8:51 AM
The total forecast cost for Britain's new aircraft carrier threatens to sink other UK defense projects.