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2006-04-11 18:02:21

By Andrea Shalal-Esa WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon on Tuesday released a long-awaited restructuring plan for a $30 billion program to develop advanced military radios, saying it would pursue a more incremental approach that was less risky. Boeing Co., General Dynamics Corp., Thales SA and Rockwell Collins Corp. are among companies with big stakes in the Joint Tactical Radio System, which aims to develop new radios that allow better communication among various parts of the U.S....

2005-10-12 12:42:40

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A decision on whether to restructure a huge program to develop advanced new military radios has been put off until November after Pentagon officials met Tuesday to review their options, a source familiar with the meeting said on Wednesday. "No decisions were made," said the source, who asked not to be identified. "It was a quick progress review" of the troubled Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) program, which is meant to give the military a new networked...


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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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