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Local

Lockheed Martin produces own power

Posted June 17, 2016 by Linda KC Reynolds

As temperatures and energy cost rise, Lockheed Martin Skunkworks in Palmdale, Calif., is doing their part to not only conserve energy, but to create it.

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Navy photograph by PO2 Aiyana Pascha
Defense

New guided-missile destroyer signals U.S. resolve, PACOM chief says

Posted July 17, 2017 by Cheryl Pellerin

The Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer sends a signal to allies and adversaries in the Asia-Pacific region that what happens in the region matters to the United States, the commander of U.S. Pacific Command said in Hawaii July 15.

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High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Posted June 17, 2016 by Bob Alvis

I knew that someday I would find a way to get my passion for railroading into Aerotech News and today is that day! Hallelujah!

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Defense

C-130s fly first mission into renovated airfield in Iraq

Posted October 28, 2016 by Capt. Casey Osborne

The 737th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron flew two C-130J Super Hercules aircraft into Qayyarah West Airfield, Iraq, Oct. 21, 2016, the first coalition aircraft to land on the airfield since the start of Operation Inherent Resolve.

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Business

Spirit begins production of the Royal Australian Air Force’s First P-8A

Posted November 23, 2015 by

Spirit AeroSystems Inc. has begun production of the Royal Australian Air Force's first production P-8A aircraft. Spirit started production on the 737 military derivative in October. With major assembly now underway, the first unit is scheduled to deliver to Boeing in early 2016.

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Defense

Army launches holistic health and fitness initiative

Posted July 28, 2017 by Joseph Lacdan

The Army has more obese Soldiers than ever before, and to address the problem, senior Army leaders discussed a holistic approach that includes vegan options at dining facilities and box breakfasts at fitness centers.

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Defense

F-35A program has come a long way thanks to Hill airmen

Posted July 29, 2016 by Micah Garbarino

Airmen of the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, have been hard at work preparing the aircraft for combat readiness since receiving the first operational F-35A Lightning IIs in September 2015.

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Defense

Navy submarines arrive in Arctic for ICEX 2016

Posted March 18, 2016 by

Two Los Angeles-class submarines arrived at U.S. Navy Ice Camp Sargo, a temporary station on top of a floating ice sheet in the Arctic, March 14, as part of Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2016.

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Veterans

Prince Harry, former President Bush stress importance of healing invisible wounds

Posted May 11, 2016 by Shannon Collins

Great Britain’s Prince Harry, former President George W. Bush, and service members from each of their nations led a discussion at the 2016 Invictus Games Symposium on Invisible Wounds presented May 8 by the George W. Bush Institute in Orlando, Fla.

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Defense

On the modern battlefield, ordinary Soldiers must also prepare to be frontline medics

Posted July 26, 2017 by David Vergun

When Lt. Gen. Sean B. MacFarland left Afghanistan in 2013, he said he remembers troops there had an expectation that medevac helicopters would evacuate the wounded within the so-called "golden hour"

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