TITLE

Inouye Casts Doubt On F-35 Engine Funding

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Defense Daily International;6/17/2011, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the uncertainties surrounding the funding of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter's alternate engine in the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee (SAC). Committee Chairman Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) has revealed that he will only support the second engine, developed by General Electric Co. and Rolls-Royce PLC only if they had the required funding. The alternate engine is not funded in the version of the FY 2012 defense appropriations bill.
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62639213

 

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