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Rebuilding defenses: America and the NATO alliance

How is it that both Russia and China can challenge U.S. power?

Nuclear modernization costs: $400B over 10 years

That figure is a 15 percent increase from the last estimate.

Aerospace industry sets $146B export record in 2016

The U.S. aerospace and defense industry set a new record for international sales in 2016, delivering…

US Coast Guard urged to step up requirements

If one California congressman has his way, the U.S. Coast Guard will begin asking for what it needs…

India creates fund to kick-start R&D by small companies

India’s Ministry of Defence has created a new scheme to fund research and development by micro, smal…

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Rebuilding defenses: America and the NATO alliance

How is it that both Russia and China can challenge U.S. power?

Nuclear modernization costs: $400B over 10 years

That figure is a 15 percent increase from the last estimate.

Aerospace industry sets $146B export record in 2016

The U.S. aerospace and defense industry set a new record for international sales in 2016, delivering…

US Coast Guard urged to step up requirements

If one California congressman has his way, the U.S. Coast Guard will begin asking for what it needs…

India creates fund to kick-start R&D by small companies

India’s Ministry of Defence has created a new scheme to fund research and development by micro, smal…

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Top Marine aviator: ‘If I don’t get more money, I’ll stop flying in July or August'

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India Hikes Defense Spending by 10 Percent

Analysts, however, say the hike is insufficient, as it will merely compensate for inflation and pay…

New US Air Force wish list adds billions for more aircraft

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Mattis Orders F-35, Air Force One Reviews to Cut Cost of Programs

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Airbus Helicopters Boasts Rise in Military Rotorcraft Sales

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Israel Begins Modernization Plan Through 2030

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Trump's win doesn't instantly solve defense budget problems, analysts warn

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Norwegian Defense Companies Hope to Benefit From F-35 Program Deals

Norway’s two largest defense companies, Kongsberg and Nammo, are hoping to realize subcontracting ga…