Assessing the 5th Generation Competition: Losing A Decade

08/02/2011
(Credit: http://air-attack.com/news/article/2469/04-24-2007-Picture-Russian-Sukhoi-T-50-fighter-images-emerge.html) 08/02/2011 - The introduction of non-US stealth aircraft into the global competition is a significant development.  The Chinese and Russians have introduced developmental prototypes that signify both capabilities and intentions to enter the stealth aircraft game.  The former Secretary of Defense indicated that this competition was years away;…