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Defense

Lockheed Martin delivers first HC-130J Combat King II to NY Air National Guard

Posted March 22, 2019 by

Lockheed Martin has delivered the first of four HC-130J Combat King II aircraft today to representatives from the New York Air National Guard’s 106th Rescue Wing. This HC-130J will be operated by the 102nd Rescue Squadron at Francis S. Grabreski Air National Guard Base, N.Y.

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Business

Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT™ helicopter achieves first flight

Posted March 22, 2019 by

The Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT™ helicopter achieved first flight March 21 at Sikorsky's West Palm Beach, Fla., site.

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Defense

F-35A crew swap provides flexibility for training, combat

Posted March 22, 2019 by Micah Garbarino

Maintainers and pilots in the 388th Fighter Wing at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, recently completed the first operational rapid crew swap exercise with the F-35A Lightning II.

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Business

Northrop Grumman to support cyber, electronic warfare capabilities for Army forces

Posted March 22, 2019 by

The U.S. Army has selected Northrop Grumman as one of multiple companies competing for task orders issued under R4, an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract with a ceiling of $982 million.

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Space

NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover is put to the test

Posted March 20, 2019 by

In a little more than seven minutes in the early afternoon of Feb. 18, 2021, NASA's Mars 2020 rover will execute about 27,000 actions and calculations as it speeds through the hazardous transition from the edge of space to Mars' Jezero Crater.

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Defense

NAWCAD Lakehurst adapts weapons loader for F-35B

Posted March 20, 2019 by

Team work and co-location at Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Lakehurst, N.J., resulted in modified Support Equipment that gives the F-35B Lightning II more capability.

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Business

Lockheed Martin’s first smart satellites are tiny with big missions

Posted March 20, 2019 by

Lockheed Martin has announced a new generation of space technology launching this year that will allow satellites to change their missions in orbit.

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Business

Northrop Grumman products from across country support ULA Delta IV launch

Posted March 18, 2019 by

Northrop Grumman provided a wide array of innovative technologies for the successful March 15 launch and deployment of the 10th Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS-10) on a United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.

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Local

High Desert Hangar Stories: Lockheed remembers one of its own – Part One

Posted March 15, 2019 by Bob Alvis

We will never see another conflict like the one we had in World War II, because life and technology have moved forward since that time. Looking back at the way things were yesterday, it’s hard to imagine the everyday life of Americans during that incredibly trying time.

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Defense

SECAF, CSAF outline service’s priorities, aspirations to Senate subcommittee

Posted March 15, 2019 by Charles Pope

Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson told senators March 13 that the service’s $165 billion budget for fiscal year 2020 is designed to make the force larger, more ready and modern while also positioning it to better confront changing threats in space and globally.

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