Excerpts from this story referencing "F-35":
"… ntagon failed to supervise the design and construction of its new fleet of F-35 stealth warplanes adequately, its own auditor concluded on Sept. 30, placi …"
"… ms, the Defense Department’s Office of Inspector General report said the F-35 program office’s oversight of Lockheed Martin, the prime contractor, was …"
"… a for deeming aircraft fully completed. “As a result, acceptance of F-35 aircraft depends on the judgment of individual subject matter experts with …"
"… iscipline in following them and attention to detail. A June 2012 audit of F-35 subcontractor L-3 Communications in Alpharetta, Georgia, which is bui …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Africa":
"… re pressed quickly into service over Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, the Horn of Africa, Japan and Haiti while still technically under development. The reason is …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "J. Michael Gilmore":
"… items’ such as the KC-45 tanker and a new bomber program.” Meanwhile, J. Michael Gilmore, the Pentagon’s chief weapons tester, warned that the fighter’s costs …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Lt. Gen.":
"… few days after a rhetorical shot heard halfway around the world, fired by Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan, the newly-installed chief of the Pentagon’s F-3 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Japan":
"… up as an issue," Divers said. "All of that died in 2007." …"
"… -22 is safe to fly — a dozen of the jets began a six-month deployment to Japan in July — but flight restrictions remain in place, preventing its use in …"
"… a's Langley-Eustis Air Force Base, the home base for the F-22s deployed in Japan, said the RAW-G group was not meant to last indefinitely. He said it was s …"
"… system in the cockpit by the end of the year.In the meantime, the F-22s in Japan must fly under 44,000 feet so that the flawed vests will not be required, …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Singapore":
"… efunded $206,000 to the Navy in funds that paid for golf outings in Paris, Singapore, and elsewhere.The new systems are supposed to be used by more than 268,70 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Donald Rumsfeld":
"… and aerospace contractor, Mav6. In 2006, under then-Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, the Pentagon blessed the Air Force’s plan to produce a new bomber by 20 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Podesta Group":
"… added lobbying firms Marshall Brachman, Mehlman Vogel Castagnetti, and the Podesta Group last year – all are lobbying on defense legislation.“The fight is just …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Obama":
"… stems now targeted for spending cuts or termination by Gates and President Obama.An argument to save jobs has been favored by proponents of the F-22 and ma …"