Archive for November 7th, 2010

Predator drones deployed in Yemen

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The Washington Post reported that the United States has deployed Predator drones in Yemen for several months.
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AH-6S will be cheaper than upgrading OH-58D

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Boeing has boldly claimed that the new AH-6S helicopter will be cheaper to purchase than upgrading the U.S. Army’s fleet of OH-58D Kiowa Warrior scouts.

Testing of AGM-88E AARGM suspended

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The U.S. Navy has suspended testing of the AGM-88E Advanced Anti Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM) built by Alliant Techsystems.
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MacKay: F-35 ‘glitches’ won’t affect Canadian order

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Canada‚Äôs Defense Minister Peter MacKay said the latest round of delays and rising costs for the F-35 program will not affect Canada’s order for the stealth jet.
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Tom Cruise in talks for major role in Top Gun 2

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Tony Scott has told EW that Tom Cruise is in talks to reprise his role as Maverick in Top Gun 2.