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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Jul 21, 2016, 15:47 ET Rick Burt Named Safety and Mission Assurance Director at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

Rick Burt has been appointed director of the Safety and Mission Assurance Directorate at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville,...


Jul 21, 2016, 14:09 ET Sound Spending: Wounded Warrior Project Hosts Financial Class

During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program event, financial professionals volunteered their time and expertise to warriors and...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:00 ET General Dynamics NASSCO-Norfolk Awarded $42 Million for USS Oak Hill Modification

General Dynamics NASSCO–Norfolk was awarded a $42 million cost-plus-award-fee modification to a previously awarded contract for the repair...


Jul 21, 2016, 09:00 ET SSL to provide robotic arms to DARPA for satellite servicing

PASADENA, CA, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:55 ET Lockheed Martin Demonstrates LRASM's Surface Launch Capabilities

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently conducted a successful controlled flight test of the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) surface-launch...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:30 ET TraxStar Technologies Highlights QATrax at Automotive Testing Expo 2016

TraxStar Technologies will attend the Automotive Testing Expo North America 2016 at booth 7042 at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi Michigan...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:15 ET Implant Sciences Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire Zapata Industries, Plan to Extinguish Debt and Uplist to NASDAQ

 Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a leading manufacturer of explosives trace detection (ETD) solutions for Department of Homeland...


Jul 21, 2016, 06:18 ET La plus grande base chinoise de fabrication d'aérogel va être établie dans le Changzhou National Hi-Tech District

Le Changzhou National Hi-Tech District (district national de haute technologie de Changzhou) a signé un accord le 9 juillet en vertu duquel la...


Jul 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Implant Sciences Extends Credit Agreements

 Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a leading manufacturer of explosives trace detection (ETD) solutions for Department of Homeland...


Jul 20, 2016, 20:29 ET LTC Theresa L. Brown is recognized by Continental Who's Who

 LTC Theresa L. Brown is recognized by Continental Who's Who among Pinnacle Professionals in the field of Military Services. Theresa is the...


Jul 20, 2016, 18:17 ET Spirit AeroSystems to Release Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results August 3

 Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. [NYSE: SPR] will release its second quarter 2016 financial results at 6:30 a.m. Central Time Wednesday,...


Jul 20, 2016, 16:24 ET NASA Establishes Institute to Explore New Ways to Protect Astronauts

 NASA is joining with Baylor College of Medicine in Houston to operate a new institute charged with researching and developing innovative...


Jul 20, 2016, 15:12 ET Into the Wild with Wounded Warrior Project

During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program gathering, wounded veterans experienced the Alaskan wilderness up-close-and-personal....


Jul 20, 2016, 13:44 ET NASA's Hubble Telescope Makes First Atmospheric Study of Earth-Sized Exoplanets

Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have conducted the first search for atmospheres around temperate, Earth-sized planets beyond our...


Jul 20, 2016, 11:10 ET Research and Markets - Global Solar-powered UAV Market 2016-2020 - Key Vendors are AeroVironment, Airbus Group, Facebook, Lockheed Martin & Thales

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Solar-powered UAV Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. The global solar...


Jul 20, 2016, 10:10 ET Research and Markets - Global Air Starter Market Value of USD 397.0 Million by 2021 - Trends, Technologies & Opportunities Report 2016-2021 - Key Vendors: Ingersoll Rand, Powerworks, Tech Development

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Air Starter Market by Type, End-Use Industry & by Region - Trends & Forecasts to...


Jul 20, 2016, 10:08 ET Chinas größte Aerogelproduktionsbasis wird im Changzhou National Hi-Tech District errichtet

Der Changzhou National Hi-Tech District unterzeichnete am 9. Juli eine Vereinbarung, gemäß der Chinas größte Basis für die...


Jul 20, 2016, 10:00 ET Vector Space Systems Completes Acquisition of Garvey Spacecraft Corporation to Enhance Micro Satellite Launch Capabilities

Vector Space Systems, a micro satellite space launch company comprised of new-space industry veterans from SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, McDonnell...


Jul 20, 2016, 09:37 ET Serco Awarded $18.9 Million Contract to Deliver C4I Installation Services on USS HARRY S. TRUMAN

Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced today that the Navy's SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic (SSC...


Jul 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Head of Aerospace and Acoustics Technologies at GTRI and Regents Professor of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, Dr. Krish Ahuja, Joins Zonopact's Advisory Board as Chairman

 Dr. Krish Ahuja, a PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Head of Aerospace and Acoustics Technologies Division at Georgia Tech Research Institute and...


Jul 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Lockheed Martin Receives Four Manufacturing Leadership Awards

 The Manufacturing Leadership Council recognized Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) with four awards in three manufacturing categories. Now...


Jul 20, 2016, 08:40 ET Sciaky to Deliver Industry-Leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing System to EWI

 Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions,...


Jul 20, 2016, 08:00 ET CNC Technologies Opens Service Center at New Jersey's Linden Airport

 CNC Technologies, an aviation technology and wireless communications company serving the law enforcement, military and government markets,...


Jul 20, 2016, 07:40 ET China's Largest Aerogel Manufacturing Base to Be Set up in Changzhou National Hi-Tech District

Changzhou National Hi-Tech District signed an agreement on July 9th, under which China's largest aerogel materials manufacturing base will be...


Jul 20, 2016, 07:00 ET Airbus recognizes three UTC Aerospace Systems' business units for top performance

 UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), was recently honored by Airbus with three awards as part of Airbus's...