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F-35: Finally, a high-tech fighter jet or still a technical disaster?

by Roger Näbig (Twitter). He works as a lawyer and freelance journalist in Berlin with a focus on global conflicts, defense, security, military policy, armaments technology, and international law. He also gives lectures on defense policy issues. For a German version of the article, see here. According to Lockheed … Continue reading

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F-35: Endlich Hightech-Kampfjet oder immer noch ein technisches Desaster?

von Roger Näbig (Twitter / LinkedIn). Er arbeitet als Rechtsanwalt und freier Journalist in Berlin mit dem Fokus auf globalen Konflikten, Verteidigung, Sicherheit, Militärpolitik, Rüstungstechnik & Kriegsvölkerrecht. Darüber hinaus hält er Vorträge zu verteidigungspolitischen Themen. For an English version see here. Geht es gemäss den Verkaufserwartungen von … Continue reading

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Was kostet ein Kampfflugzeug?

Am 22. Mai 2019 hatte Adrian Köppel in einem Kommentar eine gute Frage zu den Kosten der in der Evaluierung stehenden Kampfflugzeugen gestellt, welche hier in diesem kurzen Beitrag etwas umfangreicher abgehandelt werden sollen. Im Bundesratsbeschluss von Mitte Mai 2019 … Continue reading

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F-35: High-tech fighter jet or 1.5 trillion US dollar disaster?

by Roger Näbig (Twitter). He works as a lawyer and freelance journalist in Berlin with a focus on global conflicts, defense, security, military policy, armaments technology, and international law. He also gives lectures on defense policy issues. For a German … Continue reading

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South Korea Buys Stealth Fighters—Too Bad It’s All For Show

The Republic of Korea has announced plans to buy up F-35 Joint Strike Fighters weeks after the program nearly went off the rails. But buying the warplanes won’t tip the balance against South Korea’s powerful regional rivals. After facing vociferous opposition from … Continue reading

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Personal Update: Invited to Speak As A Panelist for Asia Pacific Security Forum (APSEC) in February, 2014

I want to share some good news with my readers. Two weeks ago, I received an e-mail from Richard Bitzinger of the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, a graduate school of Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, inviting me as a … Continue reading

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