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SECNAV names Navy’s newest class of FFG(X) ships

Secretary of the Navy Kenneth J. Braithwaite announced USS Constellation (FFG 62) as the name for the first ship in the new Guided Missile...

Unarmed Minuteman III test launches from Vandenberg

An operational test launch of an Air Force Global Strike Command unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.,...

Eglin squadron begins radar system tests on CV-22

Tilt and rotary wing test squadron pilots at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., logged their first CV-22 Osprey flight incorporating a terrain following and...

Blue Angels to salute Tennessee, Arkansas COVID-19 responders

The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will honor frontline COVID-19 responders and essential workers with formation flights over Tennessee and Arkansas,...

ROBOpilot Unmanned Air Platform returns to flight

The Air Force Research Laboratory Center for Rapid Innovation and DZYNE Technologies Incorporated resumed flight testing of the ROBOpilot unmanned air platform and completed...

On This Date

Oct. 16, 1953: Heavy gross weight takeoff tests were completed on the Boeing B-47 Stratojet bomber, extending the capability of this weapon system.         Oct. 16,...

CSO administers oath to 300+ space professionals worldwide

The first member of the Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond gave a charge to more than 300 Space Professionals gathered virtually from...

586th FLTS testing software management program for aircraft

The Arnold Engineering Development Complex 586th Flight Test Squadron at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., is conducting a test program to evaluate potential for...
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Flying High

U.S. Marines conduct initial operational testing and evaluation at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.