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Hmmm ... it's about that promise

Back in 2015, during the election campaign, Justin Trudeau promised that …

… now, of course, I knew, and many of you knew and most Canadians knew, in their heads, that Justin Trudeau, then and now, knows nothing and cares even less about fighter jets and the defence of Canada, but the media ~ 99% of which also knows and cares nothing about fighter jets ~ was all over the project because the costs didn’t make sense. 580 more words

Justin Trudeau

New station for the MC F35

​(With thanks to ‘The National Interest’)

The U.S. Military’s $1 Trillion F-35 Stealth Fighter Is Heading to Japan for a Very Special Mission

Deter China. … 508 more words

Military Aircraft

The Trumpater

As alluded to in other posts , the President Elect has had a lot to say about many subjects but there is one that is causing undercurrents of dissent amongst the military and defence contractors. 628 more words

Military Aircraft

Landing gear or not...?

With thanks to ‘Foxtrot Alpha’ for this:

(Not sure how true but seems plausible, unless of course you know better)

The F-35 is a tour de force of bleeding edge military technology. 367 more words

Military Aircraft

Logistics and a defence industrial base

I have commented before that “Napoleon’s old adage about an army marching on its stomach was never more true than in modern, 21st century warfare. 1,153 more words

Conservative Policies And Platform

Russian Military Plane Carrying 92 Crashes in Black Sea

One body has been found after a Russian military plane carrying 92 people, including a well-known military band, crashed on its way to Syria, … 296 more words


Trump Push to Cut Jet Costs Hits a Nerve but His Demands Face Limitations

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Trump Push to Cut Jet Costs Hits a Nerve but His Demands Face Limitations
Trump Push to Cut Jet Costs Hits a Nerve but His Demands Face Limitations:- After meeting with Lockheed Martin’s chief executive on Wednesday about lowering the cost of its new F-35 fighter jet, President-elect Donald J. T…