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Headlines – August 12, 2020

News Russian MiG-31s allegedly intercept Global Hawk over Arctic waters- The Russian military claims three MiG-31s scrambled to intercept an RQ-4B operating in neutral waters over...
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Refueling the SR-71

Long ago declassified, yet little known secrets of the SR-71’s Cold War spy missions burst into worldwide public view Aug. 8, 2020, in an...

FBI investigates shooting of military helicopter in Virginia

The FBI is investigating the shooting of a military helicopter during a training mission this week in northern Virginia, injuring one crew member who...

GPS III SV03 receives operational acceptance

The U.S. Space Force and the Space and the Missile Systems Center achieved another major Global Positioning System milestone on July 27, 2020, when...

B-1 Crew Trains with Japan, USS Ronald Reagan in Indo-Pacific

A B-1B Lancer launching from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, conducted a bilateral mission with Japan and a joint mission with the USS Ronald Reagan Carrier...

Boeing delivers Next Generation Interceptor proposal to the U.S. MDA

On Aug. 12, Boeing submitted its offer to the U.S. Missile Defense Agency for the Next Generation Interceptor competition, proposing a design that leverages...
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Warbirds arrive in Pearl Harbor

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii--Historic vintage military aircraft, a group known as the "Warbirds", arrive in Pearl Harbor aboard USS Essex (LHD 2) for the 75th...

Defense secretary visits B-21 facilities in Florida

Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark Esper visited the B-21 Raider design and development headquarters at Northrop Grumman, to witness the progress being made on...

Contract Briefs

U.S. Navy Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a Lockheed Martin Co., Stratford, Conn., is awarded a $25,127,577 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order (N00019-20-F-0863) against basic ordering agreement N00019-19-G-0029. This...

Questioning Mars as humanity’s ultimate 21st century pioneering destination in space

"We're going to Mars," President Donald Trump told reporters at a White House press conference in 2019. Maybe not, according to astrodynamicist Daniel R. Adamo,...