Posts Tagged ‘featured’
 

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Defense

Eielson selected to receive operational F-35A aircraft

Posted April 4, 2016 by

Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, was selected as the new home for the Air Force’s first operational overseas F-35A Lightning IIs.

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Space & Technology

NASA works to improve solar electric propulsion for deep space exploration

Posted April 20, 2016 by

NASA has selected Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc. of Redmond, Wash., to design and develop an advanced electric propulsion system that will significantly advance the nation's commercial space capabilities, and enable deep space exploration missions, including the robotic portion of NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission and its Journey to Mars.

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Business

Northrop Grumman partners for diplomacy, global innovation

Posted May 2, 2016 by

Northrop Grumman has partnered with G'Day USA to create the inaugural Emerging Innovators Xchange conference.

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Defense

Army uses technology to increase aerial delivery accuracy

Posted May 16, 2016 by Jenna Brady

Researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have developed a new system that will enhance the capabilities of U.S. Army Pathfinders as they conduct aerial operations.

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Defense

CARAT 2016 series kicks off in Malaysia

Posted June 1, 2016 by

The 22nd annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise series between the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and the armed forces of nine partner nations began June 1 with a commemoration ceremony for the Malaysia phase in Sandakan.

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Events

Thunderbirds return to 2016 demonstration schedule

Posted June 15, 2016 by

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds recently announced the return to the 2016 demonstration schedule, beginning this weekend in Ocean City, Md. The Thunderbirds will perform at Hill Air Force Base's Warriors Over The Wasatch open house and air show June 25-26.

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Local

Navy veteran finds recovery, healing in water

Posted July 1, 2016 by Sgt. Jon Soles

Katie Ray glides through the water, arms slicing and feet kicking, churning a wake of bubbles and ripples in the swimming pool at Arvin Gym. She practices swim strokes, trying to improve her time and technique, but what she's really doing is finding the person she used to be.

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News

NASA sends trailblazing science, cargo to ISS aboard SpaceX resupply mission

Posted July 18, 2016 by

Instruments to perform the first-ever DNA sequencing in space, and the first international docking adapter for commercial spacecraft, are among the cargo scheduled to arrive at the International Space Station after the July 18 launch of the SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services-9 (CRS-9) mission.

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Local

F-35A completes first live air-to-air ‘kill’ test

Posted August 3, 2016 by

The F-35 Lightning II advanced its combat capability by launching an air-to-air missile and directly hitting a drone over a military test range off the California coast July 28.

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Business

Boeing delivers 50th 787 Dreamliner to ANA

Posted August 19, 2016 by

Boeing and ANA (All Nippon Airways) celebrated the delivery of the airline's 50th 787 Dreamliner during a ceremony Aug. 17 at Boeing's Everett Delivery Center.

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