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Business

Navy awards Boeing $805.3 million contract to design, build MQ-25A Stingray

Posted August 31, 2018 by

The Navy awarded a contract to Boeing Aug. 30 for the MQ-25A Stingray, the first operational carrier-based unmanned refueling aircraft.

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Defense

Dunford: U.S. forces busy implementing defense strategy worldwide

Posted August 31, 2018 by Jim Garamone

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff gave a snapshot of the width and breadth of the U.S. military’s commitment around the globe during a Pentagon press conference Aug. 28.

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Business

Northrop Grumman one of organizations selected for electronics resurgence initiative

Posted August 31, 2018 by

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has selected Northrop Grumman as one of the performers for its Electronics Resurgence Initiative.

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Space

ISS crew repairs leak

Posted August 31, 2018 by

The International Space Station’s cabin pressure is holding steady after the Expedition 56 crew conducted repair work on one of two Russian Soyuz spacecraft attached to the complex.

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Defense

Mattis: U.S. military becoming ‘stronger, more lethal, more agile’

Posted August 31, 2018 by Terri Moon Cronk

The Defense Department is making significant progress along its three strategic lines of effort outlined in the National Defense Strategy issued in January, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters Aug. 28.

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Space

Lockheed Martin begins final assembly of NASA’s Orion spaceship

Posted August 29, 2018 by

Technicians have completed construction on the spacecraft capsule structure that will return astronauts to the Moon, and have successfully shipped the capsule to Florida for final assembly into a full spacecraft.

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Technology

Army contest invites winning innovators to bring AI capabilities to Soldiers

Posted August 29, 2018 by Nancy Jones-Bonbrest

The Army Rapid Capabilities Office today announced the winners of a challenge designed to identify artificial intelligence and machine learning tools that could improve the speed and accuracy of electronic warfare operations.

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Defense

Army researchers provide insights on offering feedback, commander-Soldier interaction

Posted August 29, 2018 by

A collaborative research project between Army researchers and academia has led to a best paper award at the 2018 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, or IEEE, Conference on Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Situation Management, a multi-disciplinary conference on situation management in complex dynamic systems.

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Space

U.S. Air Force’s first advanced GPS III satellite shipped for launch

Posted August 27, 2018 by

The first of the U.S. Air Force's advanced new, higher-power, harder-to-jam GPS III satellites is making its way to the launch pad. Designed and built at Lockheed Martin's GPS III Processing Facility near Denver, the satellite was shipped from Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., to the Cape on a massive Air Force C-17 aircraft. 

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Local

Lockheed recognizes local F-35 supplier with prestigious award

Posted August 24, 2018 by

Lockheed Martin showcased its F-35 Lightning II mobile cockpit demonstrator Aug. 21 to elected officials and leaders in the business community at Crissair, a subsidiary of ESCO Technologies Inc., and recipient of the 2017 Elite Supplier Award for its dedication and contribution to the success of the F-35 program.

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