fbpx
Home Tags Featured

Tag: featured

New Air Force Science & Technology Strategy puts focus on speed

Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson unveiled a new and ambitious Science and Technology Strategy designed to better identify, develop and deploy breakthrough...

High Desert Hangar Stories

Courtesy photographThe end of the story, the final resting place of 1st Lt. Joseph Fluty in the Visalia District Cemetery.Lockheed remembers one of...

World’s largest airplane makes first flight

Stratolaunch, the world’s largest airplane, took to the air for the first time April 13, following more than eight years of development at California’s...

America’s 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies

NASA photographJerrie Cobb poses next to a Mercury spaceship capsule. And, although she never flew in space, Cobb, along with 24 other women,...

Mojave Air and Spaceport hosts annual Experimental Fly-In

The Seventh Annual Mojave Experimental Fly-in was bigger than ever at the Mojave Air and Spaceport, especially since Stratolaunch made their first test flight...

Northrop’s Cygnus successfully completes rendezvous, berthing with ISS

Northrop Grumman announced April 19 that the “S.S. Roger Chaffee” Cygnus™ spacecraft successfully completed its rendezvous and berthing maneuvers with the International Space Station...

The Raiders remembered

Courtesy photographLt. Col. Richard Cole, last of the Doolittle Raiders. Last week an airman died, and with his passing so too comes the end...

Northrop Grumman KC-135 infrared countermeasures system for achieves Milestone C

Air Force photographNorthrop Grumman’s laser-based LAIRCM infrared countermeasure packages advanced missile warning sensors, a pointer/tracker and processor into a pod that can be...

Brigade combat team Soldiers will help decide the Army’s Future Tactical...

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.--The Army's new Multi-Domain Operations concept is driving modernization efforts, and includes the Future Tactical Unmanned Aerial Systems. Recently, the Army announced a...

U.S. Air Force’s F-35A Lightning II arrives for first Middle East...

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Chris ThornburyThree F-35A Lightning IIs assigned to the 4th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxi after landing at Al...