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Air Force agreement will result in new product for recording missions

Posted June 8, 2018 by Mindy Cooper

A new agreement between the Air Force Research Laboratory and an Ohio company will result in a new handheld audio recording system for military operations and training.

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Lockheed-Martin built F-35 comes home to RAF Marham

Posted June 8, 2018 by PRNewswire

The United Kingdom has welcomed home its first four F-35B advanced fighter aircraft, which will be flown by the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy.

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Aerotech News Digital Edition June 1, 2018

Aerotech News Digital Edition June 1, 2018

Posted June 7, 2018 by

Welcome to the Aerotech News and Review Digital Edition! If you’re anything like us, you probably had a tough time choosing which of the excellent Memorial Day observances in the Valley to attend over the holiday weekend.

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Army researchers headed for development of high performance lightweight helmet

Posted June 6, 2018 by C. Todd Lopez

Army researchers in Massachusetts are developing technology that may soon yield a lightweight combat helmet that provides more protection than anything ever fielded.

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AEDC Innovation Grant allows for completion of 3-D ASTF model

Posted June 6, 2018 by Bradley Hicks

Science and Analytical Engineer Dwain Clark hopes to eventually take representations of facilities across Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn., to another dimension. Through the utilization of an AEDC Innovation Grant, Clark now has a start.

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Behind the 10-year plan to help the Army win today’s and tomorrow’s battles

Posted June 6, 2018 by Daniel Torok

In 1973, as the draft ended and America withdrew from Vietnam, the Army made it a priority to catch and keep the technological edge in weapons and equipment -- setting up the formation of Training and Doctrine Command and Forces Command.

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AFRL erosion testing is out of this world

Posted June 6, 2018 by Holly Jordan

Air Force Research Laboratory researchers are doing their part to make the next Mars rover mission an astronomical success. AFRL recently concluded a series of tests in the Particle Erosion Test Facility, located in the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate’s Coatings, Corrosion, and Erosion Laboratory.

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74 years later, spirit of D-Day lives on

Posted June 6, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Joshua Joseph Magbanua

“Soldiers, Sailors, and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force: you are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you.”

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Brighter, lighter laser helps Soldiers get on target faster

Posted June 4, 2018 by David Vergun

The Army's new Multifunction Aiming Light, or MFAL, really shines in helping Soldiers to quickly and successfully engage an enemy target, says Curtis Brookshire Jr., a systems engineer at Program Executive Office Soldier.

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U.S. Navy selects Naval Strike Missile as new, over-the-horizon weapon

Posted June 4, 2018 by

The U.S. Navy has selected the Naval Strike Missile, offered by Raytheon and Kongsberg Gruppen, to meet its over-the-horizon requirement for littoral combat ships and future frigates.

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