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SKYNET COMING TO A CITY NEAR YOU?: WIDE AREA AIRBORNE SURVEILLANCE WILL BE A GAME CHANGER OVER THE WAR ZONE & THE HOME FRONT

I have talked about Wide Area Aerial Surveillance (WAAS) before here on Aviationintel, but after being asked about it in multiple interviews, readers’ emails and consulting engagements I think it is time to really explain why this technology matters and … Read the rest of this entry

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THE QUESTION OF THE DAY: WHY DON’T USMC F/A-18D(AW)s GET SENT TO THE BOAT?

Why don’t the Marines’ F/A-18D all-weather squadrons, otherwise known as VMFA(AW)s, deploy on aircraft carriers? America’s “legacy” F/A-18 Hornet fleet is tired and needs to be replaced. Many of the seagoing jets are “trapped out,” literally they have landed on … Read the rest of this entry

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