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Lockheed Martin completes assembly on Arabsat’s newest communications satellite

A new, high-capacity communications satellite that will deliver TV, internet and mobile phone services to the Middle East, Africa and Europe is one step closer to launch.

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First Sikorsky combat rescue helicopter enters final assembly

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, is beginning final assembly of the first HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter, which will bring unprecedented capability enhancements to the U.S. Air Force rescue mission.

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Vice chief testifies how Army is addressing threats through modernization, other capabilities

The last time a Soldier was killed by enemy aircraft on the battlefield was in 1953, during the Korean War, said Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. James C. McConville.

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Those of you who are students of history and enjoy the subject are the ones who will carry it forward to future generations.

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NASA’s lunar outpost will extend human presence in deep space

As NASA sets its sights on returning to the Moon, and preparing for Mars, the agency is developing new opportunities in lunar orbit to provide the foundation for human exploration deeper into the solar system.

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Sikorsky delivers second S-92® helicopter to South Korea Coast Guard

Posted  June 28, 2017

The South Korea Coast Guard has accepted delivery of its second S-92® helicopter for search and rescue following a ceremony June 27. Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin company. The South Korea Coast Guard has operated a single S-92 helicopter since March 2014.  To date, that aircraft has flown more than 850 flight hours, saving more…

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BAE Systems and Leonardo to collaborate on new precision-guided munitions

Posted  June 28, 2017

BAE Systems and Leonardo have announced an initiative to pursue collaborations on new precision-guided solutions that will offer U.S. and allied military forces a range of low-risk, cost effective, advanced munitions for advanced, large caliber weapon systems.

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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Kimberly Nagle

Famed World War II P-51B Mustang ‘Berlin Express’ to make transatlantic flight to perform in England with F-22

Posted  June 28, 2017

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Kimberly Nagle An F-22 Raptor and an P-51 Mustang perform a twilight show during the Wings Over Golden Isles Air Show in Brunswick, Ga., March 24, 2017. The duo performed a Heritage Flight, which is a performance of current fighter and attack aircraft flying with World War II, Korea…

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Memorial ceremony

Posted  June 28, 2017

Navy photograph by PO2 Raymond D. Diaz III Sailors fold seven American flags during a memorial ceremony in Yokosuka, Japan, June 27, 2017, to honor the seven sailors assigned to the destroyer USS Fitzgerald who were killed in a collision at sea.

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Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Trevor T. McBride

Bomber Squadron marks 100 years of history

Posted  June 28, 2017

Carrying out vital missions for over 100 years, the 23rd Bomb Squadron and the associated aircraft maintenance units continue to play a critical role in delivering combat airpower.

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