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December 5, 2005

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Charting A Course

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

First Flight

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Flight of the Falcon

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Charting A Course

Exploration, competitiveness highlight Europe's $10-billion space road map

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First Flight

NASA eyes initial launch of shuttle-derived vehicle in 2008; exploration focus sharpens

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Flight of the Falcon

JAXA faces a challenge in returning Hayabusa to Earth after its asteroid encounter

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Delayed Impact

JCA in-service date slippage provides savings, but at the cost of available strike capability

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Tough Love

It has been a long time coming, but the day has arrived when the U.S.’s military services and the Defense Dept.’s civilian leaders must make difficult funding decisions on the future of our nation’s fighting forces. Final decisions will occur this month on the 2007 budget, as well as the Quadrennial Defense Review, which ultimately drives future resources.

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Beyond Repair

British Defense Ministry military aircraft maintenance decision-making under scrutiny

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Helicopter House

Russia to retain Mil, Kamov brands even after industrial consolidation

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Under Fire Again

European space scientists fear cost overruns could doom major mission

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The 3rd Dimension

Mars Express finds new Martian water sources; Huygens delivers surprising results from Titan

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Eutelsat Back in Play

PARIS Eutelsat Communications is again poised to reenter the ranks of publicly traded satellite operators, following an unexpected relaunch of an initial public offering on the Paris Euronext stock exchange last week. The new IPO is virtually unchanged from a revised plan presented in late October, after investors backed away from a more ambitious initial offering.

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