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March 10, 2008

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

HOMETOWN HUBRIS?

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Non-War

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Cross-Talk

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HOMETOWN HUBRIS?

Boeing's 'Frankentanker' was too risky, expensive for USAF refueling needs

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Non-War

China accelerates focus on disruption, asymmetric tactics

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Cross-Talk

Europe, U.S. eye compatibility of China's Compass satnav system with Galileo, GPS

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Brothers in Arms

Overseas commitments to F-35 purchases, test program strengthen

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Test Force

WASHINGTON The first air-to-air refueling tests for Lockheed Martin’s F-35 are planned to begin this week, clearing the way for the eventual transfer of the first Joint Strike Fighter demonstrators to Edwards AFB, Calif. The start of aerial refueling trials, using the first aircraft (AA-1), marks a surge in activity for the JSF as it coincides with the planned installation this week of a replacement flight-test engine for the first short takeoff and vertical landing (Stovl) F-35B.

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Threat-Driven

Deployed U.S. helos to receive latest missile warners and countermeasures

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Tailless Tailhooks

Navy hopes to field first UCAS squadron in 2025

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Out of the Black?

Darpa and USAF join forces to fly Blackswift hypersonic demonstrator by 2012

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Big Bucks for the Bang

London grapples with escalating costs of introducing weapons onto airborne platforms

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Cutting Their Losses

More choices await as Australia's long-running Seasprite procurement debacle ends

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