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Boeing Takes the Wraps Off Proposed Air Force Training Jet

In a presentation Tuesday at the company's defense facility in St. Louis, The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) unveiled its entry into the contract competition for a new training jet for ...
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JPMorgan Lifts Price Targets on Defense Stocks, Names Top Pick

Investors may buy stocks in defense contractors because of their record of dividend payments and share repurchases for good reasons. Over the past five years, the best performing defense stock has ...
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Boeing Offers Sneak Peek at New Air Force Training Jet

After the release of the U.S. Air Force request for proposal (RFP) for a new training jet, the four competitors have all now either shown a modified version of a ...
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Northrop Grumman Testing New Air Force Training Jet

A consortium led by Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has begun testing its clean-sheet design for a new U.S. Air Force training jet to replace the decades old T-38. According ...
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Potential Game-Changing NATO Order Bundling for Precision-Guided Munitions

There is some potentially big news in the defense and warfare industry, but more in process than in size. It is also important to realize that this is not yet ...
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Air Force Releases Draft Proposal for New Training Jet

Four teams are expected to compete for the contract for a new U.S. Air Force training jet: Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has joined with Saab and they are expected to ...
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Raytheon Reveals Training Jet Design

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) used the occasion of the Farnborough Air Show to unveil its candidate to replace the U.S. Air Force's fleet of T-38 training jets. The T-100, as ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With Top US Stock Picks for Q3

While the expectations for the second-quarter earnings season are hardly elevated, and many companies are expected to use the Brexit as a reason for perhaps lowering forward guidance, one thing ...
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Merrill Lynch Makes Big Changes to High Quality and Dividend Yield Portfolio

The best on Wall Street when it comes to portfolio management always have at least one certain positive trait that they share. They stay faithful to their portfolio metrics and ...
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Lockheed Air Force Training Jet Makes First Flight

Just four months after announcing that it had scrapped the idea of developing a clean sheet design for a new training jet for the U.S. Air Force, Lockheed Martin Corp. ...
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4 RBC US Equity Top Pick Stocks That Also Pay Solid Dividends

We have seen it the past two days, and as the first-quarter earnings parade wraps up, we are very likely to see it again. Volatility is creeping back into the ...
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15 Commercial Products Invented by the Military

Violence and destruction are perhaps at the core of military activity, but military needs are also the source of innovation. A number of widely used commercial products today were originally ...
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Merrill Lynch Adds Top Defense Stock to High Quality and Dividend Yield Screen

It seems almost incredible that it takes a month-long rally just to get the markets back to breakeven for the year, but that’s exactly what it has taken. With earnings ...
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Why the World’s Most Expensive Drone Costs $19 Million

The U.S. Army plans to add 29 MQ-9 Reaper drones to its arsenal in the current fiscal year at a cost of about $11.26 million per unit. They will join ...
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Air Force Pushes Bid Deadline for Training Jet to December

The U.S. Air Force on Monday announced that its planned request for bids to build the service's new training jet, called the T-X for now, will be delayed by three ...
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