Space & Technology The Boeing CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is secured atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at the Vertical Integration Facility at Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. (Boeing photograph by John Grant)
The Boeing CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is secured atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at the Vertical Integration Facility at Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. (Boeing photograph by John Grant)

NASA, Boeing standing down on Aug. 4 Starliner launch attempt

NASA and Boeing are standing down from the Aug. 4, launch attempt of the agency’s Orbital Flight Test-2 to the...

By Aerotech News • August 4, 2021 6:51 pm
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XQ-58A Valkyrie Tail #1 prepares for transfer to Air Force Museum

Air Force Research Laboratory engineers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, have prepared the XQ-58A Valkyrie Tail #1 to be transferred…

By Rachel Simones • August 1, 2021 5:29 am
Lockheed Martin X-59 QueSST: Researching overland supersonic flight

NASA’s aeronautical innovators are leading a government-industry team to collect data that could make supersonic flight over land possible, dramatically…

By Aerotech News • July 31, 2021 3:48 am
X-57 Maxwell Electric Propulsion Airplane is NASA’s first all-electric X-Plane

NASA’s X-57 ‘Maxwell’ is the agency’s first all-electric experimental aircraft, or X-Plane, and is NASA’s first crewed X-Plane in two…

By Aerotech News • July 30, 2021 1:42 pm
Joint Chiefs chairman: What will it take to remain world’s preeminent fighting...

The United States has always been a maritime nation, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.  Army Gen….

By David Vergun • August 4, 2021 3:08 pm
Lockheed Martin announces Greek industry team to support Hellenic Navy modernization

In support of the Hellenic Navy Modernization program, Lockheed Martin has entered into teaming agreements with key Greek industrial partners….

By Aerotech News • August 4, 2021 1:34 pm
U.S. Air Force delivers helicopters in C-17, bolsters Australian alliance

As part of the U.S. Defense Department’s Foreign Military Sales program, 9th Airlift Squadron aircrew from Dover Air Force Base,…

By Roland Balik • August 4, 2021 1:08 pm
AFRL’s drone killer, THOR will welcome new drone “hammer”

The Air Force Research Laboratory’s Directed Energy Directorate is seeking partners to build a new counter electronics weapon system, to defend…

By 1st Lt. James Wymer • August 3, 2021 7:53 am
Newest X-Plane is Edwards’ NF-16D VISTA, now called X-62A

The NF-16D Variable In-flight Simulator Aircraft (VISTA) has been redesignated as the X-62A, effective June 14, 2021. The VISTA, which…

By Giancarlo Casem • August 2, 2021 3:34 pm
Airless tires undergo punishing evaluation at Army’s Tropic Regions Test Center

U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona and its constituent test centers test virtually every piece of equipment in the…

By Mark Schauer • August 2, 2021 2:57 pm
Signs of life on Mars? NASA’s Perseverance rover begins the hunt
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News Taliban commander who led attack on Afghan city was released from prison last year, officials say- U.S. pressed Kabul…

By Aerotech News • August 4, 2021 7:31 pm
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U.S Army Pfizer Inc., N.Y., N.Y., was awarded a $3,500,000,001 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of 500 million doses of…

By Aerotech News • August 4, 2021 12:06 pm
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