Japan Special Fund

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Japan Special Fund

Also called the JSF. A fund established in 1988 by the Asian Development Bank and the government of Japan to assist in international development projects in Asia. The JSF offers grants and loans to recipient countries of the Asian Development Bank to help restructure their economies and promote growth.
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In fall 2010 the House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defence held a series of hearings in the wake of the July 16 announcement by the Government of Canada of the intent to purchase 65 JSF. Testimony was provided by cabinet ministers, senior government officials and Canadian Forces officers on the rationale for using sole-sourcing procedures for the JSF purchase and authorization for the policy.
F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Program: The Administration strongly objects to the addition of $438.9 million for development of the alternative engine program.
October 26, 2001: Lockheed Martin F--35 team named winner of JSF competition.
The Air Force has yet to convince Pentagon budget officials and lawmakers that it can afford JSF and also more F-22s--estimated to cost $140 million apiece--beyond the 183 already ordered.
The ICEfaces Solution: The ICEfaces architecture, as illustrated in Figure 2, provides the required mechanisms to Ajaxify JSF while preserving the lifecycle, and inheriting the underlying Java EE security architecture.
Hawkins and Chiabotti argue that in order to avoid the exorbitant costs associated with late life-cycle deterioration, procurement planners need to conduct early analyses to forecast aircraft sustainability throughout the JSF's projected service life.
Shortly thereafter, partner Pratt & Whitney made good on the delivery of an engine that produces 40,000 pounds of thrust--the kind of power that will give the JSF an unmistakable signature in the sky.
A Ministry of Defence spokesman said they were continuing with their plans on the JSF and the aircraft carriers.
JSF: If they do, that's good, because books are held to too low a standard.
USS Essex (LHD 2) and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit worked together in support of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA)-211's deployment of the United States' first-ever combat operational Joint Strike Fighters (JSF).
Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) joined Senators John Cornyn (R-TX), Ted Cruz (R-TX), Susan Collins (R-ME), and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) in sending a letter to President Trump urging him to ensure the United States continues on its procurement schedule for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) while preventing any efforts now or in the future to divert F-35 programmatic funding to other initiatives.
Two rickettsial diseases are endemic to Japan, scrub typhus (ST) and Japanese spotted fever (JSF).