Honeywell's IntuVue RDR-4000 Weather Radar provides Lockheed Martin's commercial and military cargo aircraft with advanced weather detection for smoother, safer flights (Image Credit: Lockheed Martin)

Honeywell Improves Cargo Planes Safety in Hazardous Skies (Video)

Honeywell to provide the military and commercial versions of its innovative 3-D weather radar solution to Lockheed Martin for use on its new LM-100J Super Hercules commercial freighter. With Honeywell's IntuVue RDR-4000...
A F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 23 piloted by Lt. Cmdr. Jamie “Coach” Struck, performs an arrested landing aboard USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) July 28, 2017. (Image Credit: US Navy by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Elizabeth Thompson)

USS Ford Completes 1st Arrested Landing & Launch (Multi-Video)

Less than a week after Pres. Donald J. Trump commissioned the U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) launched and recovered its first fixed-wing aircraft July...
The Police Foundation released a new infographic for both law enforcement agencies considering the use of small unmanned aircraft systems for public safety purposes and for communities interested in learning more about the purposes and protections surrounding their use. Drone Public Safety (Image Credit: Suas News)

Drones in Public Safety: ID’g Purposes for Law Enforcement (… More)

Ensuring public safety is a core mission for all professional law enforcement agencies. In pursuit of this mission, law enforcement leverages many different tools, including new and emerging technologies.  One of...
The CH-53K King Stallion provides unmatched capability with three times the lift capability of its predecessor, the CH-53E Super Stallion. (Courtesy of Lockheed Martin)

USMC Awards Lockheed Martin for CH-53K Production (See in Action)

Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, has awarded Lockheed Martin a Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) Lot 1 contract to build two production CH-53K King Stallion helicopters. This contract follows the April 4, 2017, Milestone...
SAIC to provide engineering support services to the center’s Applied Engineering and Technology Directorate (Image Credit: NASA Goddard)

SAIC Awarded $620M Contract by NASA Goddard (Multi-Video)

NASA has awarded Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract to provide multidiscipline engineering support services to the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The single-award contract has a...
Lockheed Martin SBIRS

Next SBIRS Missile Warning Satellite Launch Jan. 19 (Learn More – Video)

The U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will launch the next Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) satellite on Jan. 19 aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. The...
Lt. Gen. Michael H. Shields, USA, director, Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Organization (JIDO)

Unmanned Systems the New Weapon for Terrorist Attacks (See in Action)

Long a tool of US allies trying to foil improvised explosive devices, unmanned systems now may be entering the fray against friendly forces. Lt. Gen. Michael H. Shields, USA, director, Joint...
Honeywell Aviation

Honeywell is Improving Safety with Self-Diagnosing Aircraft Sensors

Honeywell has introduced a new series of self-diagnosing sensors designed to improve the performance of aircraft systems and reduce maintenance costs associated with false readings. Honeywell, a leading provider of aerospace sensors...
Rendering of SNC's Dream Chaser Spacecraft and Cargo Module Attached to the ISS

SNC & the UN Enter Talks on a Dedicated Dream Chaser Mission

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding toward defining one or more Dream Chaser missions that will host payloads...
Aireon

Aireon Selected to Evaluate Space-Based ADS-B for German Airspace

Aireon has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH (DFS), Germany's Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) to evaluate the safety, efficiency and cost benefits of space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast...