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SMC, partners successfully launch fourth GPS III satellite

The U.S. Space Force, Space and Missile Systems Center and its mission partners successfully launched the fourth Global Positioning Systems III satellite at 6:24...

SpeedDealer demonstration participants chosen

As the Air Force moves forward with its new acquisition strategy for the Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar, the program office here selected three companies...

DOD names acting undersecretary of Defense for Research, Engineering

Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper announced July 13 that Michael J.K. Kratsios had been designated to serve as Acting Under Secretary of...

Test moves joint force one step closer to “IoT.mil,” demonstrates F-22,...

On Dec. 9, 2020, the joint force took another step toward achieving a military Internet of Things when fifth-generation aircraft overcame long standing connectivity...

U.S. Space Force enters ‘Year 2’ with momentum and soaring expectations

From the publicly available view on the outside, the birth and creation of the nation’s newest military service was going well; there was general...

3rd Marine Aircraft Wing’s F-35 squadron brings home ‘top honors’

SAN DIEGO -- Marines with 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing were recognized for their performance in Exercise Red Flag 20-3, which took place between Aug....

AFRL-small business partnership offers help in tight situations

As nearly every homeowner or backyard mechanic knows, performing repairs in tight spaces can be tricky at best, and potentially dangerous at worst. For aircraft...

AEDC Flight Systems Branch provides data critical to weapon systems development

The Flight Systems Branch, or TSTW, within the Arnold Engineering Development Complex Test Operations Division, provides aerodynamic ground-test capabilities vital to the advancement of...

The future of test: Black Flag

Gen. Mark D. Kelly, commander of Air Combat Command, signed COMACC Plan 21 on Dec. 15, 2020, effectively formalizing the 53rd Wing’s Large Force...

Partnerships matter

Maj. Alessio Battistella, 29th Attack Squadron, MQ-9 Reaper instructor pilot, and Senior Master Sgt. Andrea Orsi, 29th ATKS MQ-9 instructor sensor operator, both members...