Air Force announces the Vanguard Program

The Air Force recently announced the Vanguard Program as part of its transformational science and technology portfolio identified in the 2030 strategy for the...

Northrop Grumman completes final Orion motor qualification test

Northrop Grumman, along with NASA and Lockheed Martin, has successfully completed its third and final qualification test of the Attitude Control Motor for NASA’s...

Mission Update: Edwards progresses with advanced technology

Innovation plays a significant role at Edwards Air Force Base when engineering teams, design teams and test teams work on technological advances intended to...

South Korea, U.S. postpone annual military drills due to virus

The South Korean and U.S. militaries announced Feb. 27 that they were postponing their annual joint drills due to concern about a viral outbreak...

Mission Update: NASA Armstrong advanced aeronautics, science, space exploration

In 2019 engineers and scientists at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., continued to advance the agency’s overall missions...

Nine aviation, space achievements to compete for 2019 Collier Trophy

The National Aeronautic Association recently announced that nine aviation and space achievements will compete for the 2019 Robert J. Collier Trophy. For 108 years, the...

Mission Update: Lockheed Martin Skunk Works® continues historic legacy

Lockheed Martin has had a presence in the Antelope Valley for decades, and its main facility is the famed Skunk Works® at Air Force...

DOD adopts 5 principles of artificial intelligence ethics

The Defense Department has formally adopted five principles for the ethical development of artificial intelligence capabilities.  Artificial intelligence is the department's top technology modernization priority, DOD...

Mission Update: Aerospace Valley grows its own industry workforce

Aerospace research, testing, manufacturing and defense organizations clustered across the high desert valleys of northern Los Angeles and southeastern Kern and Inyo counties are...

Headlines – February 26, 2020

News American soldier stationed in South Korea first service member to test positive for coronavirus- A U.S. soldier stationed in South Korea became the first service...