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NATO to Procure EUR2.4 Billion in Ammunition to Bolster Stockpiles
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 - by Richard Pettibone

NATO allies and partners in the Land Battle Decisive Munitions framework have moved forward with efforts to increase ammunition stocks, issuing contracts for hundreds of thousands of pieces of key …
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Top 100 Airports in the United States: 2022 Traffic Figures and 2023 Forecast
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 - by Kasper Oestergaard

In 2022, airports in the U.S. handled a total of 854.1 million departing passengers, up 29.3 percent from 660.4 million in 2021.  Of this total, 759.9 million, or 88.1 percent, …
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Iranian IRGCN Vessels Shine Laser at USMC Helicopter
Monday, October 2, 2023 - by Jon Hemler

NSA BAHRAIN – U.S. Naval Forces Central Command announced last week that Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) vessels shined a laser multiple times at a U.S. Marine Corps …
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De Havilland Canada Begins Parts Production for DHC-515
Monday, October 2, 2023 - by Raymond Jaworowski

De Havilland Canada has begun manufacturing parts and components for its new DHC-515 Firefighter amphibious aircraft, having recently completed a Critical Design Review of the aircraft.  Meanwhile, the official start …
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