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NASA’s supersonic X-59 QueSST coming together at famed factory

In the high desert of California, where some of the most important aircraft in aviation history have been built and flown, the next airplane...

Boeing invests in human spaceflight pioneer Virgin Galactic

Boeing is investing $20 million in Virgin Galactic, a vertically integrated human spaceflight company. The companies will work together to broaden commercial space access and...

Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey Plane surpasses 500,000 flight hours

V-22 Osprey Plane The V-22 fleet of tiltrotor aircraft built by Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, and Boeing has topped the 500,000 flight...

Sikorsky Combat Rescue Helicopter approved to enter production

Lockheed Martin announced Sept. 24 that the Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter program achieved a Milestone C decision from the U.S. Air Force, which moves...

NASA awards Lockheed Martin contract for six Orion spacecraft

NASA and Lockheed Martin have finalized a contract for the production and operations of six Orion spacecraft missions and the ability to order up...

Sikorsky tactical mission kit successfully being tested on U.S. Air Force...

Recent flight tests of the Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter included testing of a new tactical mission kit, which provides premier situational awareness, mission...

Virgin Galactic announces major milestone in next spaceship manufacture

Virgin Galactic announced Sept. 17 that it has mated the fuselage and cabin of its next spaceship to the completed wing assembly. In addition, the...

Acting SecAF releases new details manufacturing, testing locations

Acting Secretary of the Air Force Matthew Donovan declared Sept. 16, 2019, that the B-21 Raider is being created in Northrop Grumman's Palmdale, Calif.,...

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works®’ Project Riot demonstrates multi-domain operations

PALMDALE, Calif.--Lockheed Martin Skunk Works®, the Missile Defense Agency and the U.S. Air Force successfully connected an F-35, U-2 and a multi-domain ground station...
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Raytheon’s F-35 precision landing system can be set up anywhere in...

A Raytheon team recently conducted a rapid set up demonstration of a land-based expeditionary version of its Joint Precision Approach and Landing System to...