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January 19, 2009

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Consequences

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

On the Radar

WORLD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Parting Thoughts

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Consequences

Truth and A dwindle Pentagon procurement workforce and atrophied competitive market await the Obama administration

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On the Radar

WASHINGTON The next-generation radar slated for use by the U.S. Air Force and NATO for ground surveillance missions remains on a “red” watch list of troubled programs as Air Force acquisition chief Sue Payton prepares to leave office. Also on this watch list is the B-2 radar modernization program managed by Northrop Grumman.

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Parting Thoughts

Griffin warns that ISS, shuttle futures rest on decisions to be made before mid-year

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Changing the Guard

Next FAA administrator may bring different approach, but familiar problems remain

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Gaza: Phase Three

Israel Defense Forces could wrap up Gaza ground campaign in two weeks

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Good To Go

GENOA The Italian military is preparing for possible involvement in a peacekeeping operation in the Gaza Strip, which would come on top of already mounting overseas commitments. Defense Minister Ignazio la Russa says Italy would be ready to cope with any European Union request to participate in a mission in Gaza, presupposing the warring factions (Hamas and Israel) permit such a force.

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Rotary Lift

After a period of neglect, Russia's military helicopter industry is looking up

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Mapping the Virtual World

New SSTL submetric satellite system seems likely to benefit from Astrium takeover

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Bold Agenda

ESA plans quick kickoff for space situational awareness and other new programs, despite alleged U.S. pressure

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Falcon Facet

Combined-cycle engine tests aim for hypersonic propulsion milestone

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