JSF Meets Josef Stalin

Bonsignore, Ezio
July 2011
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p9
In this article the author compares a telegram that was sent by Communist Soviet leader Josef Stalin to aircraft manufacturers in 1941 with a recent public statement issued by the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) on the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program. He states that the JSF programme is facing the rage identical to Stalin's due to the program's increasing costs and instability related to design and weapon system due to lack of focus on affordability.


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