December 18, 2014

China Can Track F-35 JSF

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China’s “passive” radar detection device may be able to track the F-35 stealthy fighter at distances of up to 400 kilometers.

US Navy Already Looking at JSF in 2030

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Four years before the JSF is expected to enter naval aviation service, the US Navy is looking at F135-C modifications for future missions.

DoD Prime Contractor Performance Analysis Released

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The 2014 Performance of the Defense Acquisition System report analyzes prime contractors in terms of contracted products and services.

Morning Coffee: 2014 Outlook for Large Contractors

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2014 will be a tough year for defense contractors, but if companies can endure the fiscal year the worst could soon be in the past.

Budget Delivers a Merry Christmas to Contractors

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The bi-partisan budget bill on its way toward final approval makes big winners of big defense contractors, especially in aerospace and arms. Investors can expect a happy new year.

Large Contractors: Profits Up, Sales & Lobbying Down

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Large defense firms fared better than small firms in the first round of sequestration and small companies are urged to raise their visibility as analysts predict budget contractions will continue.

White House Wants Another $100 Billion in Defense Cuts

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Obama would offset sequestration in other areas by cutting the Pentagon.

NAVAIR Industry Day Coming March 20

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Learn about the latest acquisition priorities of the Naval Air Systems Command Wednesday.

Lawmakers Resigned to Automatic Defense Cuts

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Hope nearly fades out for avoiding sequestration.

Defense Cuts Locked In?

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When it comes to letting sequestration happen, the fix may be in.