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Mon, Sep 22, 2014

QM-4C Triton UAS Arrives At Naval Air Station Patuxent River

Completes Cross-Country Flight From California To Maryland

The first U.S. Navy MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has completed a flight from California to Maryland. The UAS flew 11 hours from the Northrop Grumman Corporation facility in Palmdale to Naval Air Station Patuxent River to start its next phase of testing, moving the program closer toward operational assessment. Northrop Grumman is the prime contractor for the Navy's MQ-4C Triton UAS program.

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Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Airmen Missing From WWII Accounted For

All Were Members Of A B-24 Liberator Crew That Was Shot Down In 1944

The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office announced today that the remains of U.S. servicemen, missing in action from World War II, have been accounted for and are being returned to their families for burial with full military honors.

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Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Royal Canadian Air Force Cannibalizing Museum Plane For Spare Parts

Hercules On Display At National Air Force Museum Of Canada Keeping SAR Airplanes Flying

When you're trying to keep older airplanes flying and find replacement parts hard to come by ... what can you do?

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Sun, Sep 21, 2014

USAF Expands RQ-4 Global Hawk Fleet

Contract Includes Retrofit Kits And Other Upgrades To Existing Aircraft

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a $354 million primarily firm-fixed-price contract to Northrop Grumman Corporation for the expansion of their RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) fleet by three aircraft.

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Sun, Sep 21, 2014

Enhanced F-35 Logistics Systems Delivered To Flight Test Locations

Integrates Preventative Maintenance, Flight Scheduling, And Mission Planning

The 'next evolution' of the F-35 Lightning II's information technology backbone called the Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS) has been delivered to test locations by Lockheed Martin. Following validation at test sites, the software will be installed at all F-35 locations and deployed for military operations beginning in 2015.

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Fri, Sep 19, 2014

USAF Brass: F-35 To Deliver Global Security On Time

Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan Credits Re-Baselining In 2012 For Bringing Program Back On Track

Work leading up the completion of the multinational F-35 program is largely on track, the F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office executive officer said in remarks during the 2014 Air Force Association’s Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition just outside Washington, D.C. on Sept. 15.

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Fri, Sep 19, 2014

V-22 Flight Tests Validate 'Hot And High' Capability Of AE 1107C Engines

Upgraded Rolls-Royce Engines Designed As Retrofit For Osprey Tiltrotor Aircraft

Flight tests have validated a new engine upgrade for Rolls-Royce AE 1107C engines powering V-22 aircraft, maximizing "hot and high" capability up to 6,000 feet of altitude and 95°F.

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