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772nd innovation team creates mobile, reconfigurable cockpit

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

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Cyber Command deputy details formation of Cyber Mission Force

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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Navy’s final satellite in MUOS constellation launches successfully

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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Army training looks at human dimension

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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Warrior Games conclude with medal ceremony, concert

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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USS Truman traps 9,000th aircraft of deployment

Posted  June 20, 2016

Navy photograph by PO3 Adelola Tinubu An F/A-18F Super Hornet, assigned to the “Jolly Rogers” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 103, lands on the flight deck of aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, maritime security operations and theater security…

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Headlines – June 17, 2016

Posted  June 17, 2016

News House advances $576 billion defense spending bill – House lawmakers June 16 advanced a $576 billion defense spending plan for fiscal 2017 that faces a Senate fight, a White House veto and a host of other political obstacles that could block it from ever becoming law.     Business Italy lands largest ever naval…

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News Briefs – June 17, 2016

Posted  June 17, 2016

Australian navy sailor dies during shore leave in Oman An Australian navy sailor has died during shore leave in the Oman port town of Muscat, officials said June 16. The Australian Defense Force released few details of the circumstances of the death. The sailor was on shore leave in Muscat when he was found, defense…

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High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Posted  June 17, 2016

I knew that someday I would find a way to get my passion for railroading into Aerotech News and today is that day! Hallelujah!

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Goldfein testifies at CSAF confirmation hearing

Posted  June 17, 2016

The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing June 16 for Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein on Capitol Hill, following his presidential nomination for the position of the 21st Air Force chief of staff on April 26.

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