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October 11, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL and JOHN M. BRODER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A series of after-dark crashes of U.S. military aircraft has exposed unanticipated problems in desert navigation, prompting some commanders to question whether pilots are fully prepared for possible night combat, according to military officials. The ability of U.S. pilots to wage war unrestrained by darkness was considered to be one of the United States' signal advantages over Iraqi forces. Most U.S.
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July 14, 1992 | Dean Takahashi, Times staff writer
Rockwell International's defense unit in Anaheim said its avionics upgrade program reached a milestone when the F-111F Pacer Strike aircraft completed its first successful flight test last week. The Pacer Strike's avionics system is an Air Force project that has generated $107 million in contracts for Rockwell's Autonetics Marine and Aircraft Systems Division in Anaheim since 1989.
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BUSINESS
July 14, 1992 | Dean Takahashi, Times staff writer
Rockwell International's defense unit in Anaheim said its avionics upgrade program reached a milestone when the F-111F Pacer Strike aircraft completed its first successful flight test last week. The Pacer Strike's avionics system is an Air Force project that has generated $107 million in contracts for Rockwell's Autonetics Marine and Aircraft Systems Division in Anaheim since 1989.
NEWS
January 17, 1991
The enormous concentration of U.S. weapons in the gulf features some of the world's most advanced airplanes and helicopters. Deployed from land bases and U.S. aircraft carriers in the Persian Gulf region, these aircraft offer allied forces decisive first-strike capabilities. Sensitive targets in Iraq Major Iraqi Air Bases: Irbil, Basra, Habbaniyah, An Nasiriyah, Kirkuk, Mosul, Shu-aiba, H-3, H-2. Major Nuclear Power Plants: Basra, Dibis, Baghdad.
NEWS
January 17, 1991
The enormous concentration of U.S. weapons in the gulf features some of the world's most advanced airplanes and helicopters. Deployed from land bases and U.S. aircraft carriers in the Persian Gulf region, these aircraft offer allied forces decisive first-strike capabilities. Sensitive targets in Iraq Major Iraqi Air Bases: Irbil, Basra, Habbaniyah, An Nasiriyah, Kirkuk, Mosul, Shu-aiba, H-3, H-2. Major Nuclear Power Plants: Basra, Dibis, Baghdad.
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October 11, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL and JOHN M. BRODER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A series of after-dark crashes of U.S. military aircraft has exposed unanticipated problems in desert navigation, prompting some commanders to question whether pilots are fully prepared for possible night combat, according to military officials. The ability of U.S. pilots to wage war unrestrained by darkness was considered to be one of the United States' signal advantages over Iraqi forces. Most U.S.
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