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...

Airmen test dropping blood from aircraft

It was a just a normal sunny spring day on the Eglin range April 20, 2020.  That is until blood fell from the sky. The...

AEHF-6 protected communications satellite completes on-orbit testing

The sixth Lockheed Martin-built Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-6) protected communications satellite successfully completed its On-Orbit Test period on Aug. 27, 2020. “Successful OOT demonstrates...

Jolly Green II begins live-fire testing

Deep within the Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., range, rapid, powerful gunfire reverberated across the expanse beginning Aug. 17, 2020. Live fire testing began for...

Contract Briefs

Defense Logistics Agency Espey Manufacturing and Electronics Corp.,* Saratoga Springs, N.Y., (SPRWA1-20-D-0021); Communications & Power Industries LLC, Beverly, Mass., (SPRWA1-20-D-0022); Crane Electronics Inc., Fort Walton...

Brown readies the Air Force, wants to ‘go fast’

In his first major address since becoming Air Force Chief of Staff, Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., outlined in remarks Sept. 14, 2020, to the Air...

DOD officials describe modernization priorities that will benefit warfighters

Defense Department officials spoke about the DOD's modernization strategy, including the development and procurement of high priority systems — such as artificial intelligence, directed energy,...

Headlines – September 14, 2020

News Afghanistan-Taliban talks begin in attempt to end 19 years of bloodshed- Afghanistan's warring factions have officially begun what is likely to be a long and...

New small satellite mission to rendezvous with binary asteroids

The University of Colorado Boulder and Lockheed Martin will soon lead a new space mission to capture the first-ever closeup look at a mysterious class of...

Senior defense officials discuss 2030 missile defense

Three senior Defense Department officials took part in a discussion about missile defense capabilities in 2030 and the demands of tomorrow at the Missile...