The Future Of The F-35 And The U.S. Air Force Fighter Fleet

CNBC published this video item, entitled “The Future Of The F-35 And The U.S. Air Force Fighter Fleet” – below is their description. The Joint Strike Fighter is the most expensive weapons program ever devised. Costing well over a trillion dollars, the F-35 was supposed to replace the frontline fighters for the U.S. Navy, Marines, … Read more The Future Of The F-35 And The U.S. Air Force Fighter Fleet

Libya: NATO Supports Protesters as Libya Fractures

The NATO Secretary General, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, has condemned the violence shown to reform movement protesters in Libya as reports have surfaced of embassy staff in London leaving their posts and jets from the Libyan armed forces diverting to Malta. The NATO boss said: I am shocked by the indiscriminate use of violence against peaceful … Read more Libya: NATO Supports Protesters as Libya Fractures

UK to Cut 37,000 Forces Jobs and Decommission the Ark Royal

On Tuesday 19th October, the UK government announced the results of its Spending Review 2010 and the Strategic Defence and Security Review. Among the measures announced to tackle the UK’s £38 billion deficit were the loss of 37,000 forces personnel (including the loss of 25,000 civil servants in the Ministry of Defence) and the immediate … Read more UK to Cut 37,000 Forces Jobs and Decommission the Ark Royal