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December 15, 2008

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Raising the Ante

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Role Reversal

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

On Hold

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Raising the Ante

WASHINGTON LONDON Irrespective of Kremlin denials, Iran is buying the Russian-built SA-20 strategic-range air defense system, say senior U.S. government officials. Deployment of the system—a threat previously thought to be only a bargaining tool—would mark a capability leap in the Middle East and considerably improve Iran’s ability to defend its nuclear facilities.

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Role Reversal

European, Asia-Pacific airlines may suffer most in this recession

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On Hold

Credit crisis forces airports to place some projects on back burner

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Leveling Off

Economy is putting brakes on aerospace growth

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Overpowered

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New Juice

As Raytheon focuses on new propellant for interceptor, MDA assesses GMD test

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Meteor Path

Route to fielding improved missile on Typhoon taking longer than planned

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Unmanned Ambition

Northrop Grumman completes first X-47B as U.S. Navy expands demonstration plans

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Delaying Tactics

U.K. equipment examination reshuffles dates, pending likely strategic review

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Eyes Forward

Italy chose ATR 72s for sea surveillance, but still awaits UAV type selection

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