Northrop Grumman Palmdale facility awarded quality plant of year

Northrop Grumman photographPalmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence was awarded the 2019 Quality Plant of the Year by Quality Magazine. PALMDALE, Calif.--Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale...

High Desert Hangar Stories: The Control Tower — Can history be...

Courtesy photographThe Control tower at War Eagle Field, the heart of air operations at the historic field. Many of you know of my respect...

Virgin Galactic helps NASA mature space tech

Virgin Galactic photographThe NASA Johnson technology payload is loaded into Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo on Dec. 13, 2018. The payload flew again on the...

Congresswoman Hill gets inside look at Plant 42

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitU.S. Congresswoman Katie Hill (left) is welcomed by U.S. Air Force Plant 42 director John Esch Feb. 21....

Community college partnership helps land aerospace jobs for hundreds of students

Northrop Grumman photographTechnicians at the Northrop Grumman Palmdale facility. For much of the past two decades, a remarkable partnership between Antelope Valley College and...

Construction of long-awaited museum begins

Courtesy photographConstruction has begun on the new Flight Test Museum outside the west gate of Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Construction has begun on...

Northrop Grumman delivers 500th center fuselage for F-35 Lightning II

Northrop Grumman photographAn F-35 technician performs a skin assembly process with work instructions projected on the structure as one of the innovative solutions...

San Andreas might move, business in AV still stands on solid...

Courtesy photographsIt was a full house at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds Feb. 22 for the annual Antelope Valley Board of Trade Business Outlook...

Annual veterans’ art show opens at Antelope Valley College

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsGold Star Mother Nancy Walker shares her art with Sam and Julie Schuder during the opening of the Annual...

Virgin Galactic helps NASA mature space tech

When Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo lifted off from the Mojave Air and Space Port Feb. 22, it carried aloft four NASA-supported technologies for testing. The successful...