Defense

June 22, 2018
 

Advanced Arresting Gear traps first E-2C

Navy photograph

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – The E-2C Hawkeye completes its first arrestment with Advanced Arresting Gear at the Runway Arrested Landing Site in Lakehurst, N.J., June 8. The E-2C is the latest platform participating in ongoing AAG performance testing to ensure the system can support the full USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) air wing.




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Headlines – September 19, 2018

News North Korea’s Kim agree to inspections in bid to salvage nuclear talks – North Korea said on Sept. 19 it would permanently abolish its key missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts, the latest gesture by leader Kim Jong Un to revive faltering talks with Washington over his country’s nuclear program.    ...
 
 

News Briefs – September 19, 2018

Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years Creating a Space Force as a separate military service, as proposed by President Donald Trump, would cost an estimated $12.9 billion in its first five years, according to a detailed Air Force plan for how to go about it. This is the first publicly...
 
 
Northrop Grumman photograph

Northrop Grumman showcases autonomous maritime capabilities

Northrop Grumman photograph Northrop Grumman’s Fire Scout autonomous surrogate launches a sonobuoy as part the 2018 Advanced Naval Training Exercise in Newport, Rhode Island. Northrop Grumman in collaboration with industry pa...