Aerospace & Defense News releases specific to the aerospace and defense industries are found in this section. Topics of interest will include corporate/government contract agreements, budget allocations/cuts, new product development, technological advancements, international impacts, and economic trends.

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Aug 23, 2016, 17:02 ET Media Invited to Interview Future Space Station Crew, Attend Televised NASA Briefing

 NASA is inviting media to attend a news conference and conduct one-on-one interviews Tuesday, Aug. 30, at NASA's Johnson Space Center in...


Aug 23, 2016, 16:42 ET Veteran Astronaut Terry Virts Retires from NASA

 With more than 3,600 orbits of the Earth under his belt, astronaut Terry Virts will leave NASA on Aug. 23. Over the course of his...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:59 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers NOAA's GOES-R Weather Satellite to Launch Site

NOAA's newest weather satellite, GOES-R, left its Colorado home where it was built and is now in Florida where it will undergo preparations for a...


Aug 23, 2016, 12:30 ET US Drones Market to Grow at CAGR 25% till 2021: TechSci Research Report

According to recently published report by TechSci Research titled "Global Commercial Drone Market By Drone Type (Rotary Blade Drone, Fix Wing...


Aug 23, 2016, 11:27 ET Charles M. Childress of Piedmont Propulsion Awarded FAA's Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award

 Mr. Charles M. Childress was awarded the prestigious Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award by the Federal Aviation Administration in a ceremony...


Aug 23, 2016, 11:22 ET Atrenne Improves EMI Integrity and Air Flow with Industry Leading MicroVent Fan Guards

Atrenne Integrated Solutions is proud to introduce its new MicroVent® Fan Guard product line, which is the latest application of MicroVent, an...


Aug 23, 2016, 10:46 ET Lockheed Martin Awarded $79.5 Million Contract to Provide an Open Architecture Combat Management System for the U.S. Navy's Frigates

The U.S. Navy selected Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) COMBATSS-21 as the combat management system for the Navy's frigate ship program. COMBATSS-21...


Aug 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Honeywell Hardware Awarded Final Certification For Inmarsat's Next-Generation GX Aviation In-Flight Wi-Fi

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) achieved final certification from Inmarsat for JetWave™, the company's package of exclusive hardware that will allow...


Aug 23, 2016, 09:00 ET JBT Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a third quarter 2016 cash dividend of $0.10 per share of...


Aug 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Air Force, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman Celebrate 100 Years of Flying Protected Satellite Communications

 When it comes to transmitting sensitive information in highly contested areas, the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) system and Milstar...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:53 ET Associated Aircraft Group Donates Helicopter Flights to Patient AirLift Services (PALS)

Sikorsky announced today that its Associated Aircraft Group (AAG) has partnered with Patient AirLift Services (PALS), a nonprofit organization that...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:32 ET U.S. Army Selects ATEC to Design Dramatically Improved Helicopter Engine for Black Hawk and Apache Fleets

The U.S. Army has announced that the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney, has been awarded...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:30 ET Após morte do filho, piloto cria Associação Abravagex para exigir mais segurança do novo Código Aeronáutico

O dia 4 de janeiro de 2015 ficará marcado para sempre na vida do médico e aviador Augusto Fonseca da Costa. Foi nesse dia que seu filho...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET U.S. Army Selects ATEC To Design Dramatically Improved Helicopter Engine For Black Hawk And Apache Fleets

The U.S. Army has announced that the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney, has been awarded...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET US Army awards Raytheon Long Range Precision Fires risk mitigation contract

 The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $5.7 million risk-mitigation contract for the Long Range Precision Fires...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Fly a Project to the Moon for the First Time in 45 Years on Board the TeamIndus Spacecraft

TeamIndus Announces Lab2Moon, Global Challenge for Youth to Send a Science Experiment to the Moon  TeamIndus, an Indian aerospace startup...


Aug 23, 2016, 07:35 ET Research Report Initiation on Defense Products & Services Stocks -- General Dynamics, Spirit AeroSystems, Rockwell Collins, and Triumph

Stock-Callers.com today has initiated research reports on these U.S. Aerospace and Defense Products and Services equities: General Dynamics Corp....


Aug 22, 2016, 22:00 ET NEO Tech Ranks on the Inc. 5000, Inc. Magazine's 35th Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

 NEO Tech, a leading provider of microelectronics, engineering and manufacturing services, and supply chain solutions for brand name OEMs in...


Aug 22, 2016, 16:15 ET Lockheed Martin Announces Final Proration Factor of Approximately 8.05 Percent for Shares Tendered in Exchange Offer for IT and Technical Services Businesses

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today a final proration factor of approximately 8.05 percent for its exchange offer for shares of Lockheed...


Aug 22, 2016, 14:25 ET NASA TV to Air US Spacewalk, Briefing

 On Sept. 1, two NASA astronauts will spacewalk outside the International Space Station for the second time in less than two weeks. NASA...


Aug 22, 2016, 14:24 ET NASA TV Coverage Set for U.S. Cargo Ship Departure from International Space Station

 After delivering almost 5,000 pounds of supplies, experiments and equipment – including a docking adapter for future American commercial...


Aug 22, 2016, 13:22 ET American Military University Becomes Newest CyberPatriot Sponsor

 The Air Force Association today announced American Military University (AMU) as the newest Cyber Silver sponsor of its flagship STEM program,...


Aug 22, 2016, 13:10 ET Smart Weapons Market 2015-2022 - Global Strategic Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Smart Weapons - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. This report...


Aug 22, 2016, 12:00 ET HERMES® 450 Soars During the North Dakota UAS Field Day

Elbit Systems of America, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd, along with its local partners, hosted an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) field day...


Aug 22, 2016, 11:14 ET Precision Aviation Group (PAG), expande su equipo de ventas con cuatro nuevas contrataciones

Con sede en Atlanta, Precision Aviation Group (PAG), un proveedor líder de productos y servicios de valor agregado para las industrias...