Strategic Defense Initiative Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. FTC Imposes Conditions on Northrop Grumman's Acquisition of Solid Rocket Motor Supplier Orbital ATKRead the original story

    Friday Jun 8 | Holtville Tribune

    The Federal Trade Commission will require Northrop Grumman to supply solid rocket motors, or SRMs, to competitors on a non-discriminatory basis as part of a settlement resolving charges that Northrup's $7.8 billion acquisition of aerospace and defense contractor Orbital ATK likely would be anticompetitive. The proposed settlement requires Northrop to separate the operation of its SRM business from the rest of the company's operations with a firewall.

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  2. Senate NDAA Would Mandate Work on Missile Defenses in SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Roll Call

    ... If the development effort were to begin, it would be the first such research effort since the Strategic Defense Initiative program launched by President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s, an effort often called "Star Wars" and that ended with the ...

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  3. Vladimir Putin warns against World War 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The First Post

    Vladimir Putin has called for a return to strategic parity between the US and Soviet Union that kept the Cold War from turning hot. In a mammoth four-and-half-hour TV call-in show, during which he touched on a range of subjects from rising petrol prices to the upcoming World Cup and his successor, the Russian president accused the US of upending the global nuclear power balance.

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  4. New wall to honor Veterans coming to City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | South Shore Record

    A blue star is hung at the home of someone who's family member is currently serving on active duty. Gold Star - A gold star is hung at the home of someone who's family member died while serving on active duty.

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  5. Defense contractor Rafael 'working on solution' to Gaza's incendiary kitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Times of Israel

    Top Israeli defense company Rafael Advanced Defense Systems is working on a solution to combat the problem of incendiary kites launched from the Gaza Strip, a top official from the military contractor said Friday. "We are working on a solution to the kites, we do have some solutions and we are in continuous contact with the IDF so that we will be able to deliver those solutions," Dr. Ran Gozli, head of Rafael R&D, told Army Radio.

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  6. Why you should keep your car keys in a metal coffee canRead the original story

    Friday Jun 8 | UnionLeader.com

    The dashboard of the software-updated Tesla Model S P90D shows the icons enabling Tesla's autopilot, featuring limited hands-free steering.

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  7. Purchase of 12 indigenous high-power radars approvedRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 7 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, June 7 : The government on Thursday approved the procurement of indigenously designed and developed defence equipment worth Rs 5,500 crore which include 12 high-power radars to detect missile threats in high altitude areas. The approval to buy the 'India-designed, developed and manufactured equipment was given at the Defence Acquisition Council meeting chaired by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

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  8. Taiwan drills simulate repulsing Chinese assault on air baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Pattaya Mail

    Taiwan's military on Thursday simulated the repulsing of a Chinese airborne assault on a major air base, amid heighted tensions across the Taiwan Strait. The exercise at the sprawling Ching Chuan Kang force base near the central city of Taichung was part of an annual five-day live-firing exercise featuring joint operations of the air force, navy and ground forces.

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  9. Austria offers to host Trump-Putin summit, as Russian leader talks warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The Age

    Washington: The Austrian government is encouraging President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin to hold a summit in their country. The offer comes as Putin, speaking to a domestic audience, accused the US of spoiling for a world war.

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  10. U.S. strikes deal to lift sanctions on China's ZTERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | SFGate

    U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross leaves a hotel in Beijing on June 2. U.S. officials have reached a deal to ease sanctions that had threatened to severely damage Chinese smartphone maker ZTE. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross leaves a hotel in Beijing on June 2. U.S. officials have reached a deal to ease sanctions that had threatened to severely damage Chinese smartphone maker ZTE.

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  11. Alaska, Hawaii congressmen want to beef up missile defenseRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 7 | Washington Times

    Two senators from opposing parties say are introducing a bipartisan bill that would strengthen the United States' missile defenses against North Korea. U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, an Alaska Republican, and U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, a Hawaii Democrat, announced their bill Thursday.

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  12. Putin heads to China for state visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The Standard

    Just a month after beginning his new term in office, Russian President Vladimir Putin is heading to China for a state visit, underscoring how mounting U.S. pressure is drawing the two countries increasingly close. Russia and China have responded to the U.S. national security strategy describing them as America's top adversaries by vowing to further expand their economic, political and milit... In this June 25, 2016, file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, walks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

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  13. Putin heads to China to bolster ties as US pressure grows Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Fox 23

    Just a month after beginning his new term in office, Russian President Vladimir Putin is heading to China for a state visit, underscoring how mounting U.S. pressure is drawing the two countries increasingly close. Russia and China have responded to the U.S. national security strategy describing them as America's top adversaries by vowing to further expand their economic, political and military cooperation.

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  14. Antitrust regulators clear Northrop to close Orbital ATK dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Washington Technology

    Northrop Grumman is set to close its acquisition of Orbital ATK in conjunction with the green light from U.S. antitrust regulators to proceed with conditions over the combined entity's solid rocket motor business. The company received word from regulators on Tuesday and said it expected the $9.2 billion deal including debt to close on Wednesday.

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  15. Behind the 10-year plan to help the Army win todaya s and tomorrowa s battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Aerotech News And Review

    Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper speaks with a Soldier while visiting an Army installation. Esper recently laid out "The Army Vision" through 2028 that will ensure America's Soldiers are able to fight and decisively win in any future battle.

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  16. The Army Vision: Behind the 10-year plan to help the Army win today's and tomorrow's battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | The United States Army

    Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper speaks with a Soldier while visiting an Army installation. Esper recently laid out "The Army Vision" through 2028 that will ensure America's Soldiers are able to fight and decisively win in any future battle.

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  17. False alarm, army says, as sirens blare in southern IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | The Times of Israel

    Illustrative: An Israeli family takes cover in a bomb shelter made of a converted concrete pipe during the 2014 Gaza war. Sirens blared in southern Israel on Wednesday morning in a false alarm, sending residents scrambling to their bomb shelters, the army said.

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  18. The Army wants a new HQ for its high-tech future, and Dallas is in its scopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Stars and Stripes

    Undersecretary of the Army Ryan D. McCarthy , addresses Army modernization at the Brookings Institute, Feb. 8, 2018. According to a letter from McCarthy to the House Armed Services Committee, the Army is planning a new headquarters near top educational and commercial institutions in an effort to recruit top talent.

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  19. Northrop scores $866M Air Force radar services takeawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Washington Technology

    Northrop Grumman has won a five-year, $866 million contract to help sustain and modify radar sensors the Air Force uses for missile warning, missile defense and space surveillance missions. The Air Force received three bids for the contract to support that trio of systems, the Defense Department said in its Friday contracts digest.

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  20. Northrop Grumman wins U.S. antitrust approval to buy Orbital ATKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: A UAV helicopter build by Northrop Gruman is on deck aboard the soon to be commissioned littoral combat ship USS Coronado during a media tour in Coronado, California April 3, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo The $7.8 billion deal was approved on condition that Northrop supply the solid rocket motors to competitors for missile contracts and to separate the two companies' operations with a firewall, the FTC said in a statement.

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