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  1. F-22 Raptor Demo Team rockets through FIDAERead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aerotech News And Review

    Maj. Paul "Loco" Lopez, Air Combat Command F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team commander and pilot, flies a demonstration at FIDAE in Santiago, Chile, April 4, 2018. Along with the demo team, members of the F-35 Lightening II attended FIDAE as a static display.

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  2. CAP open house recruits new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Aerotech News And Review

    Civil Air Patrol cadets Kiralynn Wallis and Ian Hinds speak with potential members during an open house at William J. Fox Airfield in Lancaster, Calif. The 75-year-old organization provides aerospace education, search and rescue and various youth programs, building the nation's finest force of citizen volunteers serving America.

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  3. Antelope Valley Ninety-Nines host annual barbequeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Aerotech News And Review

    No flying required: Mike Scheall and Carl Schnarrenberger of the Lancaster Rotary, grill 77 pounds of tri-tip to perfection in support of the Ninety-Nines flying organization and annual fly-in at Fox Field. Some come for the planes, everyone comes for the lunch.

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  4. First-of-kind P-8A ground test saves $11.2 million, reduces scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Aerotech News And Review

    The P-8A Poseidon, an anti-submarine warfare jet based on a 737 airframe, undergoes dynamic testing in the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Integrated Battlespace Simulation and Test department anechoic chamber. The test marked the first time an entire P-8A was immersed in a dynamic environment with dynamic targets to test its mission systems.

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  5. Air Force opens space training to allies, accelerates Space AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Aerotech News And Review

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson delivers the key note address at the 34th Annual Space Symposium April 17, 2018, in Colorado Springs, Colo. During her speech Wilson announced new ways in which the Air Force will be more lethal, resilient and agile in space.

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  6. F-35 gets precision target engagement with Raytheon JSOW missileRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Aerotech News And Review

    TUCSON, Ariz.-Raytheon and the U.S. Navy has completed the final developmental test to integrate the Joint Standoff Weapon C onto the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter's C variant, keeping the low-cost, air-to-ground missile on track for full deployment in 2019. The JSOW glide weapon uses a GPS-inertial navigation system with an imaging infrared seeker that can identify and track targets autonomously.

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  7. Lockheed Martin-led team hosts christening for future USS IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Aerotech News And Review

    The Lockheed Martin-led industry team hosted the christening ceremony for the 17th Littoral Combat Ship at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine shipyard in Marinette, Wisc., April 14. Ship sponsor Jill Donnelly christened LCS 17, the future USS Indianapolis, in Navy tradition by breaking a champagne bottle across the ship's bow. "As a native Hoosier and the daughter of two World War II veterans, there is no greater honor than to serve as the sponsor of the future USS Indianapolis," Donnelly said.

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  8. Bringing B-52 future fasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Aerotech News And Review

    Before new equipment or software upgrades are fielded for the B-52, the 419th Flight Test Squadron and then the 49th Test and Evaluation Squadron develop, test and evaluate to ensure the upgrades are effective and capable for the entire B-52 fleet. The 49th TES is a geographically separated unit of the 53rd Wing headquartered at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.

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  9. 80 F-35s delivered, thousands more in the works; - We own the fight,' says admiralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Aerotech News And Review

    U.S. Navy Chief Aviation Boatswain's Mate John Jacob directs an F-35B Lightning II with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp in the East China Sea March 5, 2018, marking the first time the aircraft has deployed aboard a U.S. Navy ship and with a Marine Expeditionary Unit in the Indo-Pacific. VMFA-121, assigned under the Okinawa-based 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, will remain embarked aboard Wasp for a regional patrol meant to strengthen regional alliances, provide rapid-response capability, and advance the Up-Gunned ESG concept.

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  10. Boeing HorizonX invests in Reaction Engines, a UK hypersonic propulsion companyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | Aerotech News And Review

    Boeing has announced its investment in Reaction Engines Limited, a leader in advanced propulsion systems based in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. Reaction Engines' technology will contribute to the next generation of hypersonic flight and space access vehicles.

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  11. A-10 Thunderbolt accident investigation releasedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | Aerotech News And Review

    Two A-10C's collided over the Nevada Test and Training Range Sept 6, 2017, due to the unintentional failure to adhere to established altitude and deconfliction procedures, according to Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board report released April 12. Both pilots ejected and suffered minor injuries, and both aircraft were destroyed upon impact. The cost of the accident is estimated at over $30 million.

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  12. Air Force photograph by Tech. Sgt. Louis Vega Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Aerotech News And Review

    Retired Marine Sgt. Hubert Gonzalez helps retired Spc. Justin Lane onto a U.S. Air Force C-130, April 3, 2018, during an Operation Proper Exit mission departing from an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia enroute to Bagram, Afghanistan.

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  13. Boeing, Qatar Airways sign letter of intent for five 777 freightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Aerotech News And Review

    His Excellency Mr. Al Baker, Qatar Airways Group CEO and Kevin McAllister, president & CEO, Boeing Commercial Airplanes sign a Memorandum of Understanding for five Boeing 777 Freighters in the presence of the Qatari Minister of Finance and Qatar Airways Chairman His Excellency Mr. Ali Sharif Al Emadi and Sheikh Meshal Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Qatari Ambassador to the United States. Boeing and Qatar Airways today signed a letter of intent to purchase five 777 Freighters, valued at $1.7 billion at list prices.

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  14. General Atomics to provide MQ-9B Protector to United KingdomRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | Aerotech News And Review

    General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. was recently awarded a $81 million Foreign Military Sales contract by the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center for the United Kingdom MQ-9B Protector unmanned aircraft system program. This contract provides for integration and component level testing for UK specific enhancements to support the MQ-9B Protector program.

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  15. Air Force establishes Pentagon-based AFSPC vice commander positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Aerotech News And Review

    Lt. Gen. David D. Thompson, Air Force Space Command vice commander, speaks after being promoted during a ceremony in the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., April 4, 2018.

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  16. LA County Airshow proves to be the First, Fastest and FarthestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Aerotech News And Review

    Two P-38s flying echelon formation as part of a planned photo flight from the LA County Air Show to Chino, Calif. The fifth annual Los Angeles County Air Show at Gen.

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  17. Air shows give us a bit of gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Aerotech News And Review

    A visitor walks past one of the static displays at the Los Angeles County Air Show March 24-25 at Fox Field in Lancaster, Calif. LANCASTER, Calif.-I trudged from Los Angeles County Air Show headquarters building, a red brick bunker with big windows facing the airfield, and I marched into a wind chill dropping the temperature by a couple of dozen degrees.

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  18. F-35B visits CENTCOM as it prepares to enter theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Aerotech News And Review

    Lt. Col. Chad Vaughn, an F-35B Lightning II pilot stationed at Marine Aircraft Group 11, out of Yuma, Ariz.

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  19. Exercise Alligator Dagger cancelledRead the original story

    Friday Apr 6 | Aerotech News And Review

    U.S. air operations in Djibouti are on hold and U.S. Naval Forces Central Command has cancelled the remainder of exercise Alligator Dagger in response to two separate aviation incidents in Djibouti on April 3, 2018. First, an AV-8B Harrier from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit crashed at Djibouti Ambouli International Airport at approximately 4:10 p.m. local time.

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  20. Avenger sets new endurance record flying 23.4 consecutive hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Aerotech News And Review

    On Jan. 24-25, the next-generation Avenger ER flew 23.4 continuous hours in a representative Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance configuration while carrying out a simulated reconnaissance mission. This exceeded the 20 hour flight test goal and reflects a 10 hour improvement over the baseline Predator C Avenger aircraft.

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