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Russia’s new AWACS plane enters service

Russia’s new AWACS plane enters service

A modernized A-50U airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft entered service with the Russian Air Force on Monday, an AF spokesman said. The aircraft has an advanced onboard computer, satellite communication and radar systems, Col. Vladimir Drik said. It […]


Virus hits US drone control system

Virus hits US drone control system

A computer virus was detected in the U.S. drone remote control system, the Wired.com news portal said. The virus “has infected the cockpits of America’s Predator and Reaper drones, logging pilots’ every keystroke as they remotely fly missions over Afghanistan […]


Obama to Ease Export Controls on Thousands of Military Items

Obama to Ease Export Controls on Thousands of Military Items

The Obama Administration is moving to ease export controls on thousands of military items sought by allies and other friendly countries, while toughening controls on the most sensitive high-technology material. The plan was announced Tuesday by U.S. Defense Secretary Robert […]


Gates Proposes Revamp of Export System

Gates Proposes Revamp of Export System

WASHINGTON: The United States must totally revamp the Cold War-era export control system, because as currently configured, it actually harms national security, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said here today. Gates told members of Business Executives for National Security that […]


 
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