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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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Sports

NASA astronauts arrive safely at space station

Posted March 15, 2019 by

Three crew members have arrived safely at the International Space Station, following a successful launch and docking of their Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft March 14.

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Technology

From seawater to jet fuel: NAWCWD teams up with ONR Global for biosynthetic research

Posted March 15, 2019 by

“There are plenty of examples how biology has made superior materials,” says Dr. Patrick Rose, science director for Synthetic Biology at the Office of Naval Research Global. “Synthetic biology is a technology platform that allows scientists to apply engineering principles to re-engineer biological processes and make desired products from such amazing natural features.”

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Local

Golden Age of Flight Test at Edwards with Johnny Armstrong

Posted March 15, 2019 by Cathy Hansen

My husband Al and I feel incredibly blessed to have known so many of the test pilots and flight test engineers from the Golden Age of Flight Test at Edwards Air Force Base!

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Business

Returning astronauts to moon: Lockheed Martin finalizes full-scale cislunar habitat prototype

Posted March 15, 2019 by

For long-duration, deep space missions, astronauts will need a highly efficient and reconfigurable space, and Lockheed Martin is researching and designing ways to support those missions.

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Local

LACAS, Team Edwards combine forces to bring world-class air shows to Aerospace Valley

Posted March 14, 2019 by Paul Kinison

With a slap on the table and an emphatic “This is happening!” Brig. Gen. E. John “Dragon” Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, made official the partnership between Edwards Air Force Base and the Los Angeles County Air Show, Inc. board of directors, which will bring a major STEM Expo to the Antelope Valley Fair in…

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Business

US Marines conduct virtual training for first time at Northrop Grumman training center

Posted March 13, 2019 by

Northrop Grumman’s Distributed Training Center recently hosted simulated training for the U.S. Marine Corps at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Va.

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Space

NASA coverage for next space station crew launch, docking

Posted March 13, 2019 by

Two American astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut are set to join the crew aboard the International Space Station on March 14. The trio’s arrival will return the orbiting laboratory’s population to six, including three NASA astronauts.

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Defense

Air Force partners with C-5 System Program Office, Delta, Georgia Tech

Posted March 13, 2019 by

The C-5 System Program Office and the Air Force Rapid Sustainment Office kicked off a new partnership with Delta Air Lines and the Georgia Institute of Technology with an intensive three-day workshop hosted by the Georgia Tech Research Institute in Warner Robins.

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