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  1. Kids Learn About Aviation In Westby WisconsinRead the original story

    Friday | Aero-News Network

    Those of us in aviation commonly ponder the issue of piquing the interest of young people in the joy, excitement, and gratification of being involved with aviation. Sometimes it seems like we're beating our head against the wall, but here's a story of a middle school educator stepping out to share her passion for aviation.

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  2. Reporting: Florida$1-Billion Project for Florida's Port Manatee...Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2011 | American Reporter

    It's getting harder to fly these days. The TSA is groping its passengers, airlines are trying to gouge travelers with new charges, seats are getting smaller, and people are getting angrier.

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  3. Air National Guard firefighter laid to rest with full honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSOCTV

    Hicks' fellow firefighters watched over his casket during the processional from his church in Kannapolis to Mallard Creek Baptist Church, where he was buried. Hicks was inside the burning building in Albemarle Sunday night for five to seven minutes, and he came out complaining of being nauseated and not feeling well.

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  4. CCSO Sheriff named 2015 Sheriff of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Sheriff St. Lawrence began his career in public service at a very young age. He served in the United States Air Force and was stationed at Hunter AFB.

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  5. Northrop Grumman-Developed Stealthy Data Link Validated as Combat Ready with US Marine CorpsRead the original story

    Friday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    MADL is a high-data-rate, directional communications link that allows fifth-generation aircraft to communicate and coordinate tactics covertly. During testing of the Lockheed Martin F-35, MADL exceeded 1,000 flight hours.

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  6. F-35B Is Now Combat Ready For Marine CorpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Caller

    The F-35B has reached operational capacity and is combat ready, said Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Joseph Dunford in a statement Friday .

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  7. Marines Declare F-35B Operational, But Is It Really Ready For Combat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jalopnik

    The Marine Corp has declared initial operational capability for their first squadron of F-35Bs. The announcement is seen by some as more of PR achievement as the aircraft still has years of testing ahead of it.

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  8. 54 Mountain Home AFB jets temporarily relocate to Boise for month, due to runway project on baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    Fifty-four F15E Strike Eagle jets from Mountain Home Air Force Base are being temporarily relocated to Gowen Field in Boise while the Mountain Home base's runway gets scheduled maintenance, the Idaho National Guard announced today. Here, Col.

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  9. Robert Redford's Dan Rather Scandal Movie Gets Release DateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    "I don't miss playings," says the retired Yankee, as the press-shy captain leads website The Players' Tribune, where DeAndre Jordan and Tiger Woods break news and backers are betting on a media home run Sony Pictures Classics has set an October 16 release date for Truth , the Dan Rather drama starring Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford. The company plans an initial release in New York and Los Angeles, then will follow up with a nationwide expansion.

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  10. Egypt to Get More F-16sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Flight Journal

    Egypt will receive eight Lockheed Martin F-16D Block 52 Fighting Falcons from the U.S. in the coming days following an uptick in diplomatic relations between the two nations. The U.S. Embassy in Cairo says eight jets will arrive at Cairo West Air Base by 31 July followed by four more sometime between September and November.

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  11. Advanced Extremely High Frequency system achieves IOCRead the original story

    Friday | Aerotech News And Review

    Gen. John Hyten, the Air Force Space Command commander, declared initial operational capability for the Advanced Extremely High Frequency system July 28. The significant achievement reflects collaboration between numerous organizations, including Headquarters Air Force Space Command, the Space and Missile Systems Center, Army, Navy and the developers, Lockheed Martin and Northrup Grumman. The system also includes international partners from the U.K., Canada and Netherlands.

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  12. Project Management Cou...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Courier Herald

    The Academic Achievement Center is an educational resource with a variety of services available to Helms College students as well as members of the communities in Middle Georgia and the CSRA.

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  13. Albert William TolleRead the original story

    Friday | Trenton Republican-Times

    Albert William Tolle, an 85-year-old resident of Mountain Home, AR died on Monday, June 1, 2015 in Mountain Home. Mr. Tolle was born on April 8, 1930, in Galt, the son of John Lentz and Mamie Lee Burress Tolle.

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  14. Tulsa Air National Guard Making Bid For F-35 Fighter JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A news conference was held Friday at Tulsa's Air National Guard base, as the Oklahoma National Guard makes a bid to be an operational location for the F-35 "Lightning II" fighter jet. It could ensure the base maintains a role as a combat-ready asset for the Air Force.

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  15. F-15E: The Eagle Soars Even HigherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DefenceTalk News

    The McDonnell Douglas F-15E, otherwise known as the Strike Eagle, is an all-weather, twin-engine, tandem-seat jet fighter. As a high-supersonic strike fighter based on the F-15 Eagle family of air superiority fighters, the F-15E was designed in 1978 to fill the role of a "Dual Role" fighter; one capable of penetrating deep inside hostile airspace to destroy ground targets , while retaining the ability to effectively take on enemy fighters without dedicated fighter escorts .

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  16. Lockheed Martin Facility Upgrade Guided by Burns & McDonnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Market Wire

    One of the United States military's most important aircraft manufacturing facilities, the Air Force Plant 4 operated by Lockheed Martin, is being upgraded to speed production of advanced F-35 fighters with the design-build skill of Burns & McDonnell. The project has required a very sensitive design and construction program that has allowed installation of new equipment, and demolition and reconstruction of nearly 20 acres of infrastructure while adjacent F-35 production continued unabated.

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  17. Dayton gets national kudos as a STEM communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    This week, the area was recognized as one of the nation's Top 5 communities for science, technology, engineering and math, according to Business Facilities Magazine and their eleventh annual Metro and Global Rankings Report. "It's no surprise the region is recognized among the nation's top communities for STEM," said retired U.S. Air Force Gen.

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  18. New York Dental Practice Says Bleeding Gums Will Never Be Healed By Brushing AloneRead the original story

    Friday | PR Log

    Plattsburgh, NY - Jul 31, 2015 - Renowned Plattsburgh dentist Dr. William Caldon published a new blog post entitled "Brush Regularly But Gums Still Bleeding? Here's Why." In the post, he reveals several reasons why even regular brushers may still be developing the symptoms of gingivitis, reminding readers that bleeding gums are a serious warning sign of gum disease.

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  19. Complex employees ensure aircraft are sealed, corrosion freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Robins Rev-up

    Jarico Jones, 402nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aircraft painter, masks the windows of a C-130 in preparation for painting at the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex July 27, 2015. The surfaces of aircraft at the installation are completely stripped of paint early in the programmed depot maintenance process.

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  20. DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for Fiscal 2015, Through May 2015Read the original story

    Thursday | U.S. Department of Defense

    The Department of Defense announced today recruiting and retention statistics for the active and reserve components for fiscal 2015, through May 2015. a Recruiting - Three of the four active services met or exceeded its fiscal year-to-date 2015 accession goals through May 2015.

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