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Mobile command post advances set the course for survivability and overmatch

Army command post stakeholders recently attended a demonstration here that featured emerging expeditionary mission command technologies with one primary benchmark -- mobility.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Apryl Hall Veterans

DPAA provides update on identifying service members missing from Korean War

The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency provided an update Aug. 14 on the status of identifying the remains transferred in July to the United States from North Korea.

NASA photograph by Glenn Benson Space

NASA, ULA launch Parker Solar Probe on historic journey to touch sun

Hours before the rise of the very star it will study, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launched from Florida Aug. 12 to begin its journey to the Sun, where it will undertake a landmark mission.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum Defense

Army, Air Force team on sensor to shooter prototype for multi-domain battle

In a high-intensity conflict against a sophisticated adversary, the speed and accuracy of long-range fires could be the difference between advance and retreat.

DOD photograph by Navy PO2 Everett Allen News

Space Force to become sixth branch of armed forces

The Defense Department will establish a sixth branch of the armed forces, the U.S. Department of the Space Force, by 2020, Vice President Mike Pence announced Aug. 9.


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NASA photograph by Glenn Benson
Space

NASA, ULA launch Parker Solar Probe on historic journey to touch sun

Posted  August 13, 2018

Hours before the rise of the very star it will study, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launched from Florida Aug. 12 to begin its journey to the Sun, where it will undertake a landmark mission.

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DOD photograph by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith
Defense

Defense audit provides improved accounting for spending, inventories

Posted  August 13, 2018

DOD photograph by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith Pentagon Comptroller David L. Norquist, the Defense Department’s chief financial officer, briefs reporters on the President Donald J. Trump’s fiscal year 2019 defense budget at the Pentagon, Feb. 12, 2018. The Defense Department audit that is underway will allow leaders in the White House, the Pentagon and…

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Business

Northrop Grumman performs successful SABR fit-check on F/A-18C fighter at MCAS Miramar

Posted  August 13, 2018

Northrop Grumman photograph At the request of the Marine Corps, Northrop Grumman successfully performed a fit check of a production APG-83 SABR on a F/A-18C Hornet at MCAS Miramar in California. BALTIMORE – Aug. 13, 2018 – Northrop Grumman has successfully installed a production APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar on a U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18C…

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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum
Defense

Army, Air Force team on sensor to shooter prototype for multi-domain battle

Posted  August 13, 2018

In a high-intensity conflict against a sophisticated adversary, the speed and accuracy of long-range fires could be the difference between advance and retreat.

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Space & Technology

NASA announces new partnerships to develop space exploration technologies

Posted  August 13, 2018

Blue Origin photograph Blue Origin is one of six companies selected for NASA’s Tipping Point solicitation. Pictured here, Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket lifted off July 18 carrying five NASA-supported technologies to flight test in space. NASA is partnering with six U.S. companies to develop 10 “tipping point” technologies that have the potential to significantly…

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