Key point: There are also suspicions in Taiwan that opposition to the sale of a fifth-generation fighter would be raised in Washington over secrecy issues, as mainland Chinese espionage on the island is rampant.… Read the full article.
Solos: Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Quentin Jackson
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra:
Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Andres Merenguito, Ray Nance – trumpets Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, Booty Wood – trombones Johnny Hodges (as), Russell Procope (as, cl), Paul Gonsalves (ts), Jimmy Hamilton (ts, cl), Harry Carney (bs, cl, bcl) – reeds Duke Ellington, (p) Jimmy Woode (b) Jimmy Johnson (d)… Read the full article.
When gunmakers and dealers gather this week in Las Vegas for the industry’s largest annual conference, they will be grappling with slumping sales and a shift in politics that many didn’t envision two years ago when gun-friendly Donald Trump and a GOP-controlled Congress took office.… Read the full article.
If aircraft carriers are being eclipsed by various A2/AD weapons systems and asymmetric strategies, the military-industrial inertia behind the carrier program is a strategic disadvantage to the United States.… Read the full article.