Moribund and dysfunctional.
`"The criticisms are inconsistent with years of detailed analysis undertaken by Defence, the JSF program office, Lockheed Martin and eight other F-35 partner nations," a Defence spokesman said.
More like years of detailed regurgitating Lockheed Martin talking points. Defence is so confident of their position that it is an unnamed "spokesman".
I like this:
Defence and industry sources have told The Canberra Times these concerns have been overstated and there is no reason to believe the 100 JSFs detailed in Australia’s 2009 Defence White Paper can’t be delivered on time, on budget and able to do the job they were commissioned to do.
I think things are speeding up. The rate of doom that is. I figure the end will be something like below: It won't be pretty and the program will take some with it. All because of pig-headed pride.