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Aussie Army Looking For Tiger Pilots

Australian Defence Organisation, The Australian Army is recruiting people to fly the latest state-of-the-art armed reconnaissance helicopters.   Minister Assisting the Minister for Defence, Mal Brough said, following a comprehensive training program, new recruits will have the chance to fly the […]

Brazil Set for Stake in Galileo

Deutsche Welle German radio, Brazil may be about to buy into the controversial European satellite navigation system, Galileo, despite misgivings from their neighbor to the north, the United States.   The EUobserver has learned that Brasilia is currently weighing up its […]

C4I Interoperability for Our Warfighters

MIT, While there have been improvements in the department

US Air Force Replenishes Supplies of Maverick Missiles

Raytheon Co., TUCSON, Ariz. — The U.S. Air Force has exercised the Lot 5 production contract option with Raytheon Company to produce AGM-65H/K Maverick missile guidance and control sections.   The $49.7 million option includes more than 1,000 tactical guidance and […]

Russia to Deliver Carrier Gorshkov by 2008: Ivanov

PTI, NEW DELHI — Russian Defence Minister Sergei Ivanov arrived here today with a promise to deliver a completely revamped aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov to India before 2008, as the two countries were all set to sign the 1.5 Billion […]

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Dailytimes, For the average Pakistani, which includes me, Pakistan

Napkin diplomacy for Syrian peace

Agencies, Israel's final offer to settle its land dispute with Syria was scribbled on a parliamentary cafeteria napkin before the March 2000 collapse of peace talks. Legislators in Tel Aviv revealed the details of the proposal on Sunday as Syria raises the […]

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Iranian hardliners refuse to back down

The Guardian, President under pressure to end impasse as Guardian Council rejects criticism over disqualification of 3,000 reformist election candidates Iran's powerful Guardian Council said yesterday that it stood by a decision to disqualify thousands of reformist candidates from standing […]

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