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Austin, Texas, to be U.S. Army Futures Command location, says Army

Austin, Texas, will be the location for the new headquarters of U.S. Army Futures Command, Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper announced July 13 at a Pentagon press briefing.

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Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Spacecraft Begins Secondary Mission in Space

Northrop Grumman has announced that its Cygnus™ spacecraft, following a highly successful stay at the International Space Station, has departed from the station to begin the next phase of its mission.

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KC-46 completes flight testing required for October first aircraft delivery

The KC-46 Pegasus program achieved an important milestone July 6, 2018, at Boeing Field, Seattle, with completion of the final flight tests required for first aircraft delivery planned in late October.

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Airbus introduces the A220-100, A220-300

Airbus has revealed the A220 at a ceremony held at its Henri-Ziegler Delivery Centre, near Toulouse.

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Demand for Army’s space and missile defense capabilities continues to grow

The demand for space and missile defense capabilities continues to grow in response to the complex array of challenges to our nation from foreign adversaries, said the U.S. Army Space and Missile Command/Army Forces Strategic Command's senior civilian leader.


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DARPA, Lockheed Martin demonstrate technologies to enable a connected war fighter network

Posted  July 16, 2018

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works® and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency recently performed a series of flight tests demonstrating how a system of systems approach enables seamless — and rapid — integration across air, space, land, sea and cyber in contested environments. The demonstrations held at the Naval Air Warfare Center in China Lake, Calif., were…

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KC-46 completes flight testing required for October first aircraft delivery

Posted  July 16, 2018

The KC-46 Pegasus program achieved an important milestone July 6, 2018, at Boeing Field, Seattle, with completion of the final flight tests required for first aircraft delivery planned in late October.

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Headlines – July 13, 2018

Posted  July 13, 2018

News Trump wants NATO to aim for 4 percent defense spending – The already contentious issue of burden-sharing within NATO took an unexpected swerve hours into this week’s alliance summit, with U.S. President Donald Trump telling allies he wants them to double their target for defense spending ? a figure the U.S. does not currently…

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News Briefs – July 13, 2018

Posted  July 13, 2018

Canada offers to lead new NATO operation in Iraq Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his country is offering to lead NATO’s new military training mission in Iraq for the first year and stands ready to provide 250 troops plus helicopters for the effort. Trudeau said July 11 that it is important to help build…

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Airbus introduces the A220-100, A220-300

Posted  July 13, 2018

Airbus has revealed the A220 at a ceremony held at its Henri-Ziegler Delivery Centre, near Toulouse.

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