November 16, 2009

MARKET FOCUS

NEWS BREAKS

CHINESE AEROSPACE

China Inc.

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MARKET FOCUS

When Alaska Air Group CEO Bill Ayer rang the New York Stock Exchange opening bell on Nov. 10, he might as well have rung it to celebrate the end of a fantastic quarter for the airline. Alaska reported a third-quarter profit of $87.6 million, in a period when most U.S. mainline carriers bled red ink.

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NEWS BREAKS

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CHINESE AEROSPACE

China Inc.

Beijing's next-generation fighter is due in service in 2017-19

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CHINESE AEROSPACE

Increasingly Western

Avic Defense relying on price, performance and technology transfer with L-15

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CHINESE AEROSPACE

Heading to Market

Avic Aircraft restructuring moves toward raising funds and commercial discipline

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DEFENSE

British Band-Aid

British Defense Ministry revises policy, given increasing impact of Afghanistan

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DEFENSE

Italian Tailoring

Rome adjusts plans for Afghan UAV deployment and fleet size

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DEFENSE

Tiger Tactics

Competitors get more inventive as uncertainty hovers over Swiss fighter contest

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DEFENSE

Homing In

U.S. Air Force's MP-RTIP sensor overcomes 'thorny' issues but is not out of the woods

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DEFENSE

Big Duel

Pentagon's new fixed-price development plan to be tested with Small Bomb bids

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