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Robotic arm tool poised to save costly inspection time

A common problem for aircraft maintainers may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to an Air Force Research Laboratory advanced inspection robotics research effort.

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Lockheed Martin’s modernized TACMS missiles successful in two new flight tests

Lockheed Martin's modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile continued its streak of successful flight tests with two recent flights at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

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Red Tail legacy comes full circle

Airmen assigned to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing take great pride in the heritage created for them by the Tuskegee Airmen. Today a key piece of the wing’s history has once again returned to its flightline.

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SpaceX launches rocket from NASA’s historic moon pad

A SpaceX rocket soared from NASA's long-idled moonshot pad Feb. 19, sending up space station supplies from the exact spot where astronauts embarked on the lunar landings nearly a half-century ago.

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Boeing delivers Korean Air’s First 787-9 Dreamliner

Boeing and Korean Air Feb. 22 celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner.


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Headlines – February 22, 2017

Posted  February 22, 2017

News Trump Chooses H.R. McMaster as National Security Adviser – President Trump picked Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, a widely respected military strategist, as his new national security adviser on Monday, calling him “a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience.”   Defense Secretary Jim Mattis: U.S. will stay in Iraq a while – U.S. Defense…

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News Briefs – February 22, 2017

Posted  February 22, 2017

NATO commander assures of continuous presence in Kosovo A senior NATO commander has assured Kosovo that the military alliance will maintain troops there “for as long as it’s necessary.” NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe, Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, met with local senior officials and also western ambassadors during a visit to Kosovo Feb. 21. Some 4,500…

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Defense

Robotic arm tool poised to save costly inspection time

Posted  February 22, 2017

A common problem for aircraft maintainers may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to an Air Force Research Laboratory advanced inspection robotics research effort.

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Lockheed Martin photograph
Business

Lockheed Martin’s modernized TACMS missiles successful in two new flight tests

Posted  February 22, 2017

Lockheed Martin's modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile continued its streak of successful flight tests with two recent flights at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Master Sgt. Benjamin Wilson
Defense

Red Tail legacy comes full circle

Posted  February 22, 2017

Airmen assigned to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing take great pride in the heritage created for them by the Tuskegee Airmen. Today a key piece of the wing’s history has once again returned to its flightline.

Full Story »