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Lockheed Martin delivers first HIMARS vehicle produced 100 percent in Camden, Ark.

Lockheed Martin has delivered the first High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) launcher in which both the chassis and launcher components were manufactured at its facility in Camden, Ark.

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On the modern battlefield, ordinary Soldiers must also prepare to be frontline medics

When Lt. Gen. Sean B. MacFarland left Afghanistan in 2013, he said he remembers troops there had an expectation that medevac helicopters would evacuate the wounded within the so-called "golden hour"

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Navy’s new launch system eliminates concerns with latest testing

The Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System team completed testing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, early this summer, validating a software fix that will ensure safe launches.

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NASA Television coverage set for next ISS crew launch

Three new crew members for the International Space Station are scheduled to launch on July 28.

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Lockheed Martin F-35s surpass 100,000 flight hours

The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft fleet recently exceeded 100,000 flight hours while the F-35 Integrated Test Force teams are completing the remaining requirements in the program's System Development and Demonstration phase.  


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Headlines – September 7, 2016

Posted  September 7, 2016

News Seven Iranian boats came after U.S. ship in the Persian Gulf – A U.S. coastal patrol ship faced seven Iranian Republican Guard Corps Navy fast in-shore attack craft before swerving to avoid crashing into one on Sunday, according to a 5th Fleet spokesman.   Trump, Clinton promise VA reform and attack each other’s plans…

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News Briefs – September 7, 2016

Posted  September 7, 2016

Navy’s Zumwalt leaving Bath Iron Works this week The stealthy Zumwalt destroyer is ready to leave Maine for good. The 610-foot-long destroyer is due to leave Bath Iron Works Sept. 7 en route to its formal commissioning ceremony next month in Baltimore. It’ll be making port calls along the way. The futuristic-looking Zumwalt is the…

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Certifiable Predator B successfully completes aircraft integration

Posted  September 7, 2016

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. announced Sept. 7 that aircraft integration of its new Certifiable Predator® B RPA system has been completed at the company’s Poway, Calif., production facility and that the aircraft has been shipped to its Gray Butte Flight Operations facility near Palmdale, Calif., in preparation for developmental testing.

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Air Force advances rocket technology

Posted  September 7, 2016

Tests first full-scale component of Hydrocarbon Boost Program The United States is one step closer to eliminating its reliance on Russian technology to launch its military satellites. The Hydrocarbon Boost Technology Demonstrator, a U.S. Air Force technology effort focused on development of Oxygen Rich Staged Combustion rocket engine technology, has recently completed its first full-scale…

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Polish team reaches ‘new heights’ in partnership with Lockheed Martin

Posted  September 7, 2016

The Warsaw University of Technology and Lockheed Martin successfully demonstrated their UAV optimization technologies using aerial command and control of multiple unmanned aerial vehicles. The demonstration marks another successful milestone in the joint WUT-Lockheed Martin advanced applied research program on optimization of diverse fleets of aircraft, and concepts associated with manned-unmanned command and control of…

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