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May 23, 2016, 17:58 ET Leaders in Industry and Government Receive Honors

Through its annual awards program, AFCEA International recognizes the outstanding contributions of individuals in the communications, electronics,...


May 23, 2016, 17:53 ET Next SpaceX Commercial Cargo Launch Targeted for Mid-July, NASA Opens Media Accreditation

Media accreditation now is open for the next SpaceX commercial cargo resupply services mission to the International Space Station, targeted for...


May 23, 2016, 16:33 ET Indian Defence Market Report 2015-2025: What Are The Prospects for Local & International Defence Contractors in this Emerging Market?

Report Details Where is the Indian defence market heading? If you are involved in this sector you must read this brand new report. Visiongain's...


May 23, 2016, 16:08 ET Future of the Lebanese Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2021

Summary The Lebanese defense market will be driven bysectarian violence, the war with Israel, unrest in refugee camps, militancy, and homegrown...


May 23, 2016, 15:45 ET AAR Flight Operations Contract in Afghanistan Extended

 AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has issued its Airlift Group subsidiary an extension on an...


May 23, 2016, 15:16 ET NASA Hurricane Resources Available for 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season

NASA has a variety of resources for reporters covering 2016's Atlantic Ocean and Eastern and Central Pacific hurricane seasons, including...


May 23, 2016, 15:14 ET NASA Goddard Releases News Magazine for Young Explorers

NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland released the first issue of its new online news magazine NASA Next on Monday, May 23,...


May 23, 2016, 15:09 ET NASA Begins Launch Preparations for the First U.S. Asteroid Sampling Mission

 NASA's first spacecraft designed to return a piece of an asteroid to Earth arrived Friday, May 20, at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in...


May 23, 2016, 14:02 ET DRS Technologies and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Enhance Performance of Cooled Infrared Sensors

DRS Technologies Inc., a Leonardo-Finmeccanica Company, announced today it has been awarded a contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects...


May 23, 2016, 13:24 ET Department of Education, Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Announce New Veteran-Friendly Policy

Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera and Acting Adjutant General Tony Carrelli today announced a new policy that moves veterans, active military...


May 23, 2016, 12:10 ET CRU® Minimizes Data Acquisition Time for Digital Investigation

 Today CRU introduced the WiebeTech Ditto DX Forensic FieldStation, its fastest, most capable digital forensic imaging appliance to date....


May 23, 2016, 12:10 ET Global Commercial Aircraft Cockpit Display System Market Growth of 2.93% - Growing Demand for Automation - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Commercial Aircraft Cockpit Display System Market 2016-2020" report to their...


May 23, 2016, 12:03 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft to Launch Site

NASA's asteroid sampling spacecraft, OSIRIS-REx, took an across-country journey of about 1,600 miles...


May 23, 2016, 10:00 ET Vietjet, Pratt & Whitney celebrate selection of PurePower® Engine for A320neo, A321neo Aircraft Order

 Vietjet and Pratt & Whitney gathered to celebrate the selection of the PurePower Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine to power their...


May 23, 2016, 10:00 ET Raytheon begins delivery of railgun pulse power containers

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has begun deliveries of pulse power containers in support of the U.S. Navy's Railgun program. The containers,...


May 23, 2016, 08:34 ET DSMC Members Form Joint Precision Fires Future (JPF2) Delegation to Attend Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC)

A delegation from the Joint Precision Fires Future (JPF2) conference in Abu Dhabi is to attend the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference...


May 23, 2016, 06:56 ET Magal S3 to Release First Quarter 2016 Results on Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Magal S3 (NASDAQ GMS: MAGS, TASE: MAGS) today announced that it intends to publish its first quarter 2016 results on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. The...


May 23, 2016, 00:58 ET Boeing, Vietjet Finalize Vietnam's Largest Ever Commercial Airplane Purchase

VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company and Boeing [NYSE: BA] have finalized an order for 100 737 MAX 200 airplanes, the largest ever single...


May 20, 2016, 18:29 ET Dynasty Continues as NASA Marshall Wins Fifth Small Business Administrator's Cup

 NASA Administrator Charles Bolden was at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, May 20 to award the 2016 Small Business...


May 20, 2016, 18:08 ET NASA Televises, Hosts Events for Deployment of First Expandable Habitat on International Space Station

The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) will be deployed to its full size Thursday, May 26, and begin its two-year technology demonstration...


May 20, 2016, 17:19 ET Launch of First U.S. Spacecraft to Sample an Asteroid Set for September, NASA Media Accreditation Open

NASA has opened accreditation for media to attend the September launch of the first U.S. mission to sample an asteroid. NASA's Origins, Spectral...


May 20, 2016, 15:40 ET California Science Center Celebrates 18th Annual Discovery Ball And the Arrival of ET-94

The California Science Center Foundation's 18th Annual Discovery Ball will be held on Friday May 20, inspired by the rich cultural traditions along...


May 20, 2016, 15:23 ET American Legion Expresses Mixed Review for Proposed VA Budget

The American Legion shared discontentment for the House's proposed 2017 Military Construction-VA (MILCON-VA) appropriations bill, while praising...


May 20, 2016, 14:30 ET General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Second ECO Class Product Carrier to American Petroleum Tankers

On Thursday, May 19, shipbuilders at General Dynamics NASSCO celebrated the delivery of the Magnolia State to longtime customer American Petroleum...


May 20, 2016, 13:48 ET NGAUS: Scheduled 60 Minutes Story May Finally Shine Light on Army's Runaway G-RAP Probe

 The National Guard Association of the United States today released the following statement by retired Maj. Gen. Gus Hargett, the...