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  • USAF moving past cluster munitions, CALCM cruise missile


    ​The US Air Force expects that production of a 500-pound, iron-spraying bomb, among other efforts, will eliminate the need for cluster munitions after 2018, is accordance with a timeline set by the Pentagon in 2008


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  • OPINION: After a $100bn spend, it's time for F-35 to deliver


    ​More than $100 billion has already been spent on developing, testing, fixing and producing about 130 Lockheed Martin...


  • USAF moving past cluster munitions, CALCM cruise missile


    ​The US Air Force expects that production of a 500-pound, iron-spraying bomb, among other efforts, will eliminate the...


  • Sensor upgrades top USAF wish list for F-35 Block 4


    ​Improving two of the Lockheed Martin F-35’s key sensors should be priorities for a future operational standard...


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  • OPINION: After a $100bn spend, it's time for F-35 to deliver

    News | 05 Jun 2015 09:49 | Flight International

    ​More than $100 billion has already been spent on developing, testing, fixing and producing about 130 Lockheed Martin F-35s for the US government. In a few weeks or months, the US taxpayer also will have the first 10 combat-ready F-35Bs for that investment.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-After-a-100bn-spend-its-time-for-F-35-to-deliver-413138/
  • USAF moving past cluster munitions, CALCM cruise missile

    News | 04 Jun 2015 04:50 | James Drew

    ​The US Air Force expects that production of a 500-pound, iron-spraying bomb, among other efforts, will eliminate the need for cluster munitions after 2018, is accordance with a timeline set by the Pentagon in 2008http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-moving-past-cluster-munitions-CALCM-cruise-missile-413090/
  • Sensor upgrades top USAF wish list for F-35 Block 4

    News | 03 Jun 2015 14:54 | James Drew

    ​Improving two of the Lockheed Martin F-35’s key sensors should be priorities for a future operational standard called Block 4, says a top US Air Force general.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sensor-upgrades-top-USAF-wish-list-for-F-35-Block-4-413070/
  • One-week study re-affirms A-10 retirement decision: USAF

    News | 06 Mar 2015 23:23 | Dan Parsons

    ​After a week of concentrated study of its close air support (CAS) role, the US Air Force essentially has decided to stick with plans to gradually retire the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II and hand the CAS mission to the Lockheed Martin F-35.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/One-week-study-re-affirms-A-10-retirement-decision-USAF-409888/
  • Air Force considering A-10 replacement for future close air support

    News | 13 Feb 2015 14:33 | Dan Parsons

    ​Even as the US Air Force is still banking on saving billions by retiring the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II, the service is considering building a brand new aircraft to take over the close air support (CAS) role.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Force-considering-A-10-replacement-for-future-close-air-support-409052/
  • Rolls-Royce to develop two new Trent-based engines

    News | 26 Feb 2014 11:35 | Murdo Morrison

    Rolls-Royce is developing two new Trent-based engines – ready for service in 2020 and 2025 – which it says will deliver fuel efficiencies of up to 10% over the Trent XWB engine for the Airbus A350.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rolls-Royce-to-develop-two-new-Trent-based-engines-396354/