DEFENSE Airbus has revealed a very low-observable technology demonstrator funded by the German government, a 4-ton scale model of a subsonic unmanned combat air vehicle. The price of an F-35A will drop to $79 million under a $34 billion Pentagon contract signed by Lockheed Martin for 478 Joint Strike Fighters over three production lots. Saab has flown a low-frequency jamming pod that could give the Gripen E/F an electronic attack capability against long-range early warning radars. The ...

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