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February 11, 2016, 8:09 AM

Pentagon Enjoys U.S. FY 2017 Defense Budget Stability

Previous Congressional deal provides required funding for what is by far the world’s large defense spend

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Saab is providing the front and central sections of the fuselage for the pan-...
Feb 4, 2011 - 5:45 AM
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The F-35B STOVL version of the Joint Strike Fighter will be canceled if Lockh...
Jan 21, 2011 - 6:46 AM
Lockheed Martin has two years to fix problems with the F-35B short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) version of the Joint Strike Fighter, or it will b
China's J-20 fighter made its first public flight on January 11....
Jan 21, 2011 - 6:44 AM
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A military exercise including the ground-launched version of Taiwan’s indigen...
Jan 21, 2011 - 6:40 AM
Taiwanese president Ma Ying-Jeou renewed his nation’s plea to the U.S.
BAE has begun delivering its ‘look and shoot’ helmet for pilots of the Eurofi...
Jan 21, 2011 - 6:38 AM
BAE Systems abandoned plans to sell most of its remaining avionics capabilities.
The Brazilian Air Force purchased an unspecified number of Hermes 450 UAVs fr...
Jan 21, 2011 - 6:31 AM
The Brazilian Air Force (FAB) made two defense procurement decisions, but deferred the long-pending choice of a new combat aircraft.
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Jan 11, 2011 - 8:49 AM
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Jan 10, 2011 - 5:57 AM
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Jan 10, 2011 - 4:28 AM
Lockheed Martin has two years to fix problems with the F-35B short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) version of the Joint Strike Fighter, or it will be
Marshall Aerospace is upgrading the avionics of nine Lockheed Tristar tanker ...
Jan 7, 2011 - 5:06 AM
Marshall Aerospace has completed development of an avionics upgrade for the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) fleet of nine Lockheed Tristar tanker-transports.