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Brown formally installed as 22nd Air Force Chief of Staff

Proclaiming himself “proud, yet humbled,” Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. was officially installed Aug. 6, 2020, as the Air Force’s 22nd Chief of Staff, becoming the...

An All-Star Blue Star birthday for Gulf War-Iraq vet

LANCASTER, Calif.--You could say Luis Gaxiola hit the "trifecta" on his birthday, with a drive-by salute from veterans groups, his Los Angeles County Sheriff's...

Headlines – August 7, 2020

News Pentagon not confirming any plans to halve U.S. troops in Afghanistan by the election- The Pentagon’s top spokesman said Aug. 6 that the Defense Department...

The final reckoning: Howard Hughes and the XF-11

When we left off our last installment of Howard Hughes and the crash of the XF-11, Hughes had just arrived at the Beverly Hills...

Boeing to build four additional 702X satellites

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--Boeing has received a contract to build four additional 702X satellites from SES as the leading global content connectivity provider increases the number...

Baca Awarded NASA Armstrong Scholarship

Elizabeth Baca is creative and artistic. She believes matching that with her skills in mathematics and engineering will enable her to pursue a career...

Contracts Briefs

U.S. Navy Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Moorestown, N.J., was awarded a $65,283,976 fixed-price-incentive and firm-fixed-price contract for fiscal 2020 Aegis modernization, new construction...

Aerotech News Digital Edition – August 7, 2020

Aerotech News and Review – Digital and Print Journal of Aerospace, Defense Industry and Veteran News, serving the Antelope Valley (“Aerospace Valley”) and Edwards...

On This Date

Aug. 7, 1951: A world speed record of Mach 1.88 was set by the Navy’s D 558 II Skyrocket piloted by Douglas test pilot...

Navy, Air Force collaboration builds a readier, more connected DOD

A year in the making, engineers from the Propulsion Systems Evaluation Facility at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., and engineers at the Arnold...