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U.S. Navy having a going out of business sale
Times change...etc... “The U.S. Navy will not have an aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf this fall for the first time in years, President Obama’s nominee to be the Navy’s top officer told Capitol Hill lawmakers Thursday. The gap in the Gulf — expected to ...
Times change...etc... “The U.S. Navy will not have an aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf this fall for the first time in years, President Obama’s nominee to be the Navy’s top officer told Capitol Hill lawmakers Thursday. T...
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Recent Project of Concern statements from Defence
From 20 July. --- Minister for Defence – Projects of Concern summit held in Canberra 20 July 2015 Today I have participated in a series of meetings with senior Department of Defence officials and Defence industry representatives to discuss projects on the P...
From 20 July. --- Minister for Defence – Projects of Concern summit held in Canberra 20 July 2015 Today I have participated in a series of meetings with senior Department of Defence officials and Defence industry rep...
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Well, well...
Reader Blacktail had wrote sometime in 2011 in regard to F-35 predictions. "10- The USAF brass will try to replace the F-15E Strike Eagle with more F-35As, as an excuse to siphon more funding to their future sugar daddies in Lockheed." The idea that the F-3...
Reader Blacktail had wrote sometime in 2011 in regard to F-35 predictions. "10- The USAF brass will try to replace the F-15E Strike Eagle with more F-35As, as an excuse to siphon more funding to their future sugar daddies in...
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Lockheed F-35’s Reliability Found Wanting in Shipboard Testing
(Substance of F-35 program: illustrated) It is like a whole world of experts and friends and family can tell their substance abuser they are doing wrong (within the spirit of wanting them to get better and lead a productive life) but they won't listen and c...
(Substance of F-35 program: illustrated) It is like a whole world of experts and friends and family can tell their substance abuser they are doing wrong (within the spirit of wanting them to get better and lead a productive l...
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Blogging
Blogging is light the last week or so as I am otherwise occupied doing some things. Should be up to normal sometime next week. .
Blogging is light the last week or so as I am otherwise occupied doing some things. Should be up to normal sometime next week. .
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USMC-air senior leadership compromised
Above is the most important image you will see this week in regard to the failed F-35 program. That is, a serious question of leadership integrity matched up with a photo of the aircraft More here. .
Above is the most important image you will see this week in regard to the failed F-35 program. That is, a serious question of leadership integrity matched up with a photo of the aircraft More here. .
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ARH Tiger...just bad
Life goes on. And maybe the dinky handful of defective Tiger helos (over $30k per flight hour), reach FOC. Someday. Previously, as a result of the reduction in flying Rate of Effort experienced by the ARH fleet, as well as a requirement to conduct amphibiou...
Life goes on. And maybe the dinky handful of defective Tiger helos (over $30k per flight hour), reach FOC. Someday. Previously, as a result of the reduction in flying Rate of Effort experienced by the ARH fleet, as well as a...
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Sec-AF "never again" with F-35 plan
Sec-AF admits the F-35 plan is a disaster ("never again"), then uses nonsense statements explaining away how it will be successful in combat and the main problem is software. Software isn't the only major problem. Then Sec-AF applies the "fifth-generation" ...
Sec-AF admits the F-35 plan is a disaster ("never again"), then uses nonsense statements explaining away how it will be successful in combat and the main problem is software. Software isn't the only major problem. Then Sec-A...
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From the 'Yet another thing I didn't know' department
Video - How to Remove Rust From Your Gun Using A Penny - Easy, Safe & Effective .
Video - How to Remove Rust From Your Gun Using A Penny - Easy, Safe & Effective .
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Reader post -- HMAS Canberra stern door negligent damage
From reader Johnno: HMAS Canberra is out of action until sometime in August. A wrong procedure was used which damaged the rear door. .
From reader Johnno: HMAS Canberra is out of action until sometime in August. A wrong procedure was used which damaged the rear door. .
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Promises, promises...
(click image to make larger) H/T- Grigory Omelchenko
(click image to make larger) H/T- Grigory Omelchenko
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Unreal
Apparently this is in the news and I am unable to believe it. President Barack Obama is preparing to release convicted Israeli spy and former U.S. naval intelligence analyst Jonathan Pollard, the Wall Street Journal reports. Pollard has served nearly three ...
Apparently this is in the news and I am unable to believe it. President Barack Obama is preparing to release convicted Israeli spy and former U.S. naval intelligence analyst Jonathan Pollard, the Wall Street Journal reports. ...
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Former USAF photographer. Now work I.T. in Australia. Blog about Defenc(s)e issues.
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