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UD donating First Four tickets in honor of deceased fan
Motivated by the death of a long-standing Flyers fan, the University of Dayton will donate 250 tickets to the coming First Four games.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Xenia Daily Gazette
88th Air Base Wing Commander to speak
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 88th Air Base Wing and Installation Commander Colonel Cassie B. Barlow will be featured speaker at the Beavercreek Republican Women's Club meeting 7 p.m. March 17 at the Beavercreek Church of the Nazarene, 1850 N. Fairfield Road.
DynCorp International Selected to Provide U.S. Air Force with...
DynCorp International , along with APRO International Inc., has been selected by the U.S. Air Force to provide Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratories support.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
National Public Radio
Senate Set To Vote On Military Sexual Assault Bill
The Senate is heading for a showdown over contentious legislation to curb sexual assaults in the military by taking away the authority of senior commanders to prosecute rapes and other serious offenses.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Beavercreek firm snares $11M deal for Air Force lab work
Beavercreek-based UES Inc. was awarded the deal to operate a materials characterization facility for the Air Force Research Lab.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Xenia Daily Gazette
Driver in fatal Bath Township crash identified
A Kettering woman was pronounced dead early Sunday after crashing her car into the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base perimeter fence.
Defense contractors split $60M research deal
Two firms with a Dayton-area presence will split a $60 million U.S. Air Force research and development contract.
Military mothers start South Kent County Blue Star Mothers of America chapter
The Blue Star Mothers of America, a group for mothers of military and retired military members, is starting a chapter in southern Kent County.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
AFRL leader: Small business will be a focus of ours
Small business should stay plugged into the Air Force Research Laboratory because opportunities there will continue to flow for those companies.
The history of CNC machining
The concept for modern numerical control - the forerunner to today's computerized numerical control - was originally conceived c.1947 by John T. Parsons and Frank L. Stulen at the Rotary Wing Branch of the Propeller Lab at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, in Dayton, Ohio as a result of the US Air Force's search for a system to design and ... (more)
Why more money will flow through Dayton on massive federal contract
The Dayton region is poised to be a big winner from the recent OASIS contract, which could be worth $60 billion over the next decade.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Stars and Stripes
$1.7 million space shuttle exhibit opens at Air Force museum
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force's new Space Shuttle Exhibit and STEM Learning Node opened to the public Feb. 26. The exhibit features NASA's first Crew Compartment Trainer.
Why Wright-Patt's efforts to lease space is an unofficial BRAC
Sure, the logic behind the new Wright-Patterson Air Force Base effort to bring development inside the fence is financially sound.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
ATK Aerospace wins Air Force contract for composites inspection research
ATK Aerospace will work with the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining and Ingersoll Machine Tools on the development of an on-tool inspection system for automated fiber placement .
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Air Force Times
Device would use electricity to make airmen's brains work faster
The Air Force is looking into building a device that sends an electric current to the brain to help airmen learn faster and ward off fatigue.
Ohio college offers intense flight nurse training
Wright State University 's program is sanctioned by the U.S. Air Force surgeon general, so students from the nearby Air Force Institute of Technology have been among early participants.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Aerotech News And Review
Northrop Grummana s common imagery processor deploys to support Global Hawk Block 40
Northrop Grumman's Common Imagery Processor has taken another important step in supporting the Global Hawk Block 40 Unmanned Aircraft System by deploying to Grand Forks Air Force Base in Grand Forks, N. D., last year.
World's 'first airport' largely unknown
In this photo from around 1904, Orville Wright pilots an aircraft across Ohio's Huffman Prairie Flying Field, covering a distance of 356 feet.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Xenia Daily Gazette
Col. Barlow: Partnership initiative offers win-win potential
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base currently has six parcels available under the Enhanced Use Lease program for potential development by community ... Editor's note: This is the first in a two-part story.
Silicon Alley Insider
The Pentagon Is Zapping Troops With Electric Shocks To Replace Caffeine
In a story that could come straight out of Total Recall , the Pentagon has started testing the application of running low level electrical currents through soldiers' brains as a replacement for coffee and energy drinks.