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Defense

F-35A nearly combat ready

Posted June 27, 2016 by Kari Tilton

The first deployment exercise for the F-35A Lightning II confirmed that the Air Force’s newest fighter jet is on track to reach initial operational capability later this year.

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Defense

Quality assurance strengthens foreign military efforts

Posted June 27, 2016 by Carlotta Maneice

When an international customer purchases something from the U.S. government, quality assurance plays an important role in ensuring the equipment or service provided meets the same standards required for the American war fighter.

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Local

772nd innovation team creates mobile, reconfigurable cockpit

Posted June 24, 2016 by Kenji Thuloweit

There's an old saying, "Necessity is the mother of invention."

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Defense

Cyber Command deputy details formation of Cyber Mission Force

Posted June 24, 2016 by Jim Garamone

The deputy commander of U.S. Cyber Command detailed the command’s efforts to build capabilities and capacity in the Cyber Mission Force during his testimony before the House Armed Services Committee June 22, 2016.

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Defense

Navy’s final satellite in MUOS constellation launches successfully

Posted June 24, 2016 by

The Navy's fifth Mobile User Objective System satellite launched at 10:30 a.m., EDT, June 24, from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral, Fla., aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket in the 551 launch vehicle configuration.

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Defense

Army training looks at human dimension

Posted June 24, 2016 by Desiree Dillehay

During the month of June, nine squads of Soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division and the 75th Ranger Regiment are participating in an integrated training program at Fort Benning, Ga., that focuses on human performance enhancement.

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Veterans

Warrior Games conclude with medal ceremony, concert

Posted June 24, 2016 by Shannon Collins

After a week of intense international competition, the 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games drew to a close at West Point, N.Y., June 21, 2016, with a medal ceremony and concert, followed by fireworks.

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Defense

B-52s conclude deployment at RAF Fairford

Posted June 24, 2016 by SrA. Sahara L. Fales

After flying numerous sorties, multiple airshows and missions with NATO allies, two B-52H Stratofortresses headed home to Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016.

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Local

RAF swoops to Palmdale to salute Queen’s 90th

Posted June 22, 2016 by Dennis Anderson

Children at risk and recovering from abuse in the Antelope Valley may never know it, but some of the good angels who swooped in to try and provide them with brighter days include aviation troops and pilots of the Royal Air Force and the Royal Navy.

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Defense

National Guard chief nominee says new world requires agile forces

Posted June 22, 2016 by Jim Garamone

Today’s National Guard is in the best shape it’s been in for its almost 380 years of history, President Barack Obama’s nominee to lead the National Guard Bureau told the Senate Armed Services Committee June 21.

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