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JLTV: Oshkosh Wins, Lockheed Protests

JLTV: Oshkosh Wins, Lockheed Protests

Ultra APV demonstrator (click to view full) In an age of non-linear warfare, where front lines are nebulous at best and non-existent at worst, one of the biggest casualties is... the concept of unprotected rear echelon vehicles, designed with the idea that they'd...

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WLSP: Britain’s $1.2B E-3D AWACS Support Contract

WLSP: Britain’s $1.2B E-3D AWACS Support Contract

British E-3 Sentry (click to view full) Britain's E-3D Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) is based on Boeing's 707 family, and its ability to see and direct air operations within hundreds of miles provides vital strategic support. Since its...

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US Carrier Pilots’ T-45 Training System

US Carrier Pilots’ T-45 Training System

Do you feel lucky...? (click to view full) The T-45 Training System includes T-45 Goshawk aircraft, advanced flight simulators, computer-assisted instructional programs, a computerized training integration system, and a contractor logistics support package. The...

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THAAD: Reach Out and Touch Ballistic Missiles

THAAD: Reach Out and Touch Ballistic Missiles

THAAD: In flight (click to view full) The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system is a long-range, land-based theater defense weapon that acts as the upper tier of a basic 2-tiered defense against ballistic missiles. It's designed to intercept missiles...

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