In a search reminiscent of the Clancy-esque techno-thrillers of the 1980s, Japan and the United States are frantically searching for an F-35 Lightning and pilot that went missing from radar Tuesday night.
A 1992 discussion at a cappuccino bar near the Allied Forces South (AFSOUTH) headquarters in Napoli, Italy, led to the creation of the NATO Medal.
In March of 1992, the United States and Russia signed the Open Sky Treaty which permits each nation to conduct short-notice reconnaissance flights over the others’ entire territories to collect data on military forces and activities. The treaty didn’t begin in earnest until 2002.
There is another source of energy that the U.S. needs for both power generation and national defense. And the domestic production of this source, uranium, is woefully inadequate.