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Blackhawk Helicopters Replacing Venerable Hueys at U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground

September 1, 2015 The U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command issued the following news release:With capable maintenance personnel and a dry desert climate, YPG has often been the final working home of venerable military equipment.From K...

Inspectors from Ukraine, France, U.S. to inspect Russia from air in terms of military activities

September 1, 2015

A joint mission of France, the U.S., and Ukraine will make an observation flight over Russian territory between August 31 and September 4, acting in conformity with the Open Skies Treaty.

US- Boeing gets $1.49bn order to build 13 surveillance aircraft

September 1, 2015 Boeing has won a $1.49bn contract to build 13 additional P-8A maritime surveillance aircraft, and provide parts for 20 other aircraft of the same type.The Defence Department said nine planes were being built for the U...

FLORIDA MAN RETURNED TO U.S. TO FACE FRAUD CHARGES

September 1, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Florida:United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announces the unsealing of an indictment charging Martin Slon...

MQ-1S TEST DEPLOYMENT CAPABILITY IN LATVIA

September 1, 2015 RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany, Aug. 31 -- The U.S. Air Forces in Europe issued the following press release:Two MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft (RPAs) and approximately 70 Airmen deployed to Lielvarde Air Base, La...

Boeing puts check on supplier consolidation

September 1, 2015 Berkshire Hathaway Inc's $37bn deal for aerospace supplier Precision Castparts Corp is encouraging investors to consolidate the fragmented aircraft components industry, even as Boeing Co uses its clout as the world's ...

CORPS OF CADETS HOMECOMING ON SEPT. 12 TO FEATURE FLYOVERS BY WORLD WAR II VINTAGE AIRCRAFT

September 1, 2015 BLACKSBURG, Va., Sept. 1 -- Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University issued the following news release:The 2015 Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Homecoming is set for Saturday, Sept. 12, in conjunction with th...

Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership to Explore Tethered Drone Commercialization With Drone Aviation Holding Corp.

September 1, 2015 Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (OTCQB: DRNE) ("DAC" or "Drone Aviation"), manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, announced that The Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership at Virginia Tech (VTMAAP) w...

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September 1, 2015 INSPECTORS FROM UKRAINE, FRANCE, U.S. TO INSPECT RUSSIA FROM AIR IN TERMS OF MILITARY ACTIVITIESA joint mission of France, the U.S., and Ukraine will make an observation flight over Russian territory between August 31...

WINFLY KICKS OFF IN PREPARATION FOR OPERATION DEEP FREEZE

September 1, 2015 CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand, Aug. 31 -- The U.S. Air Force Reserve Command issued the following news release:As the sun rises over McMurdo Station, Antarctica, for the first time since February, so too begins the initia...

Draken Supports Multinational F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Exercise

September 1, 2015  Draken International, the leading global provider of contract air services, recently supported operational testing of the F-35 at Edwards Air Force Base by flying the company's A-4K fighter jets as simulated adv...

KANSAS MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON IN PLOT TO EXPLODE CAR BOMB AT AIRPORT AIRPORT WORKER INTENDED TO USE HIS ACCESS TO SECURE AREAS TO COMMIT TERRORIST ATTACK

September 1, 2015 The following information was released by the Kansas City Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation:A Wichita, Kansas, man working as an avionic technician for an aeronautics company and possessing restricted ac...

The Boeing Company (Illinois) applies for US Patent titled as "Inline Optoelectronic Converter and Associated Methods"

August 31, 2015 United States Patent and Trademark Office has received an application no. 20150244462 for US Patent, published on August 27, 2015, by The Boeing Company (Illinois), titled as "Inline Optoelectronic Converter and Asso...

U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC RELATIONS: THE PROPELLER NEEDS OIL

August 31, 2015 The following information was released by the office of Virginia Rep. J. Randy Forbes:U.S.-China Economic Relations: The Propeller Needs Oil "When Xi Jinping was China's vice president visiting the United States in 20...

Spy plane pilot lives on edge of danger and obsolescence; U.S. military expects drones to take place of nation's fleet of 33 U-2s.; MILITARY

August 31, 2015 Maj. David Brill pilots a single-seat U-2 spy plane capable of flying to 70,000 feet, or more than 13 miles high, out of Beale Air Force Base in California.A U-2 spy plane makes a practice landing run with a chase car...

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