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The impact of COVID-19 on major defense acquisition programs: how US Defense Industry survived – and even grew – during the coronavirus pandemic

The impact of COVID-19 on major defense acquisition programs: how US Defense Industry survived – and even grew – during the coronavirus pandemic

“COVID-19 was horrible, but it could have been a lot worse,” Dr. Will Roper, assistant secretary of the Air Force… Read More

3 years ago

The next three lots of F-35 production won’t see much, if any, lowering of unit prices

A reduction in units being procured and an increase in capability of the F-35 will make it tough to keep… Read More

3 years ago

Despite COVID-19 challenges, in 2020 F-35 Production delivers 123 aircraft

The 123rd aircraft is an F-35A CTOL variant, built at the Cameri, Italy, FACO facility and delivered to the Italian… Read More

3 years ago

Italy may cut F-35 order

Italian Defence Minister Elisabetta Trenta said that her country will not be buying more F-35 fighters and she is reassessing… Read More

6 years ago

Japan pays $33 million more for each locally built F-35A stealth fighter aircraft

The price of each F-35A depends greatly on the foreign exchange rate of each fiscal year and the difference in… Read More

6 years ago