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Honeywell provides Dassault Falcon 5X with new cockpit technologies

Posted June 3, 2015 by

Building on its long-standing relationship with Dassault, Honeywell Aerospace is supplying its advanced Primus Epic cockpit technologies to Dassault’s newly unveiled Falcon 5X. Primus Epic’s latest enhanced features have been customized for Dassault’s EASy III cockpit. The new plane combines safety, performance and new capabilities while achieving the lowest fuel consumption in its category. “Dassault…

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Bunch readies for departure with ‘fini flight’

Posted June 3, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Bobbi Zapka Maj. Gen. Arnold Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, poses for a photo with his wife, Carolyn, following his last proficiency flight at Edwards May 27. Maj. Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, took to the skies one last time over Edwards AFB May…

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Australia, US. alliance on display

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More than 33,000 U.S. and Australian personnel will participate in the biennial military training exercise Talisman Sabre 2015 in Australia July 4-19. Talisman Sabre, jointly sponsored by the U.S. Pacific Command and Australian Defence Force Headquarters Joint Operations Command, will incorporate U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force and the Royal Australian Navy, Australian…

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Boeing starts assembly of first 737 MAX

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Boeing employees in Renton, Wash., have started building the first 737 MAX on schedule.

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U.S. Navy accepts third Lockheed Martin-built MUOS communications satellite

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Lockheed Martin photograph MUOS-4, the next satellite scheduled to join the MUOS network later this year, is in final assembly and test at Lockheed Martinís satellite manufacturing facility in Sunnyvale, Calif. Following successful completion of on-orbit testing, the U.S. Navy accepted the third Lockheed Martin-built Mobile User Objective System satellite. Launched Jan. 20, MUOS-3 is…

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NAWCWD completes most complex weapons survivability tests to date

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Navy photograph At 100,000 frames per second, this high-speed still captures the Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT&E) missile en route to the KC-46 tanker at the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Divisionís Weapons Survivability Laboratory on April 7. The LFT&E missile is the first of its kind. The KC-46 program office requested the warhead…

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President honors two WWI soldiers with Medal of Honor

Posted June 3, 2015 by Lisa Ferdinando

President Barack Obama honored two World War I Soldiers with Medals of Honor, June 2, saying it was long overdue and the nation will work as long as it takes to make sure "all the heroes' stories are told."

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Civ-Mil group enjoys spring mixer

Posted June 3, 2015 by Linda KC Reynolds

It was a full house at the Civilian/Military Support Group’s Spring Mixer where approximately 100 Civ-Mil members and guests enjoyed themselves in a relaxed atmosphere.

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Raytheon awarded $149 million for Standard Missile-6s

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The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon an additional $149 million for 74 Standard Missile-6 all up rounds, spares, containers and services. When combined with the nearly $110 million long-lead material purchase made in March 2015, the total full-rate production contract for Fiscal Year 2015-2016 is $259 million. Future contract modifications include options which, if exercised, would…

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Community celebrates ‘Alive Day’ with Hancock family

Posted June 3, 2015 by Linda KC Reynolds

Nearly 200 people gathered May 29 to celebrate “Alive Day” with U.. Army Spec. Jerral Hancock and welcomed his family into their new “Smart Home.”

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