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 25, 2017, 06:45 ET Leidos Completes Testing on Air Force's AgilePod™

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE 500® science and technology company, recently completed testing of sensor systems on the Air Force's AgilePod™, an...


Jul 25, 2017, 04:21 ET Cambridge Pixel Unveils HPx-346 Analogue to Network Radar Video Data Converter

- HPx-346 is a small form factor primary radar input and network radar video distribution card that converts analogue radar into a...


Jul 25, 2017, 00:00 ET Brinkley and Greenwalt Launch Investment Firm

Paul Brinkley ("Brinkley") and William Greenwalt ("Greenwalt") have announced the formation of Brinkley Greenwalt LLC, an investment firm that...


Jul 24, 2017, 17:07 ET Smart Weapons - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023)

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Smart Weapons Market is expected to grow from $12.12 billion in 2016 to reach $19.71 billion by 2023 with...


Jul 24, 2017, 16:24 ET UNC-IDB Strategic Studies Fellows Program Announces 2017 Graduates

The UNC-IDB Strategic Studies Fellows Program (SSFP) honored its sixth class of graduates on July 20, 2017 at the University of North Carolina at...


Jul 24, 2017, 16:20 ET NASA Seeking BIG Ideas for Solar Power on Mars

Missions to the surface of distant planetary bodies require power – lots of power. Through the 2018 Breakthrough, Innovative, and Game-changing...


Jul 24, 2017, 16:00 ET Renny Doyle's Detail Mafia on Ground at Seattle's Museum of Flight Managing Largest Air Force One Detailing Team in 14 Years

They are live on the ground at Seattle's Museum of Flight Monday, July 24 through Sunday, July 30. Master automotive and aircraft detailer Renny...


Jul 24, 2017, 15:00 ET Hughes Awarded U.S. Government Contract for SATCOM Communications Architecture

Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, today announced it has been awarded a...


Jul 24, 2017, 14:00 ET Technology Training Corporation (TTC) Announces "Unmanned Aircraft Systems West" for Defense and Government, August 29-30

Technology Training Corporation has crafted an informative symposium establishing a dedicated platform for Government, DoD, and Industry experts to...


Jul 24, 2017, 12:06 ET Lockheed Martin F-35s Surpass 100,000 Flight Hours, System Development and Demonstration Completion On Track

The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft fleet recently exceeded 100,000 flight hours while the F-35 Integrated Test...


Jul 24, 2017, 11:00 ET Boeing Global Services Forecasts 1.2 Million Pilots and Technicians Needed by 2036

Boeing (NYSE: BA) released its 2017 Pilot and Technician Outlook today at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh and projects a demand for more than 1.2 million...


Jul 24, 2017, 10:43 ET CubeCab To Launch 1,000 Satellites For ThumbSat

In the largest single agreement to date, educational satellite company ThumbSat has agreed to launch 1,000 of its satellites on CubeCab's Cab-3A...


Jul 24, 2017, 09:30 ET Armor Materials Market Worth 12.11 Billion USD by 2022

The report "Armor Materials Market by Type (Metals & Alloys, Ceramics, Composites, Para-Aramid Fibers, UHMWPE, Fiberglass), Application...


Jul 24, 2017, 08:00 ET Vectrus Wins $97 Million Keesler Air Force Base Contract

Vectrus Systems Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Vectrus, Inc. (NYSE: VEC), announced the win of a $97 million U.S. Air Force contract to...


Jul 24, 2017, 07:00 ET Key Government Finance Federal Announces Strategic Personnel Alignments Within Technology Finance Team in Support of its Market Strategy

Key Government Finance, an affiliate of Key Equipment Finance, one of the nation's largest bank-held equipment finance companies and an affiliate...


Jul 24, 2017, 05:00 ET Elbit Systems of America's Border Security System Accepted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection for the Douglas, Arizona, Area of Responsibility

An Elbit Systems of America Integrated Fixed Tower (IFT) border security system passed U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) systems acceptance...


Jul 23, 2017, 20:00 ET Cyberbit Opens Singapore Office

Cyberbit, whose cybersecurity solutions protect the world's most sensitive systems, today announced the opening of a new office in Singapore....


Jul 21, 2017, 18:36 ET NDIA applauds, offers its help to Trump effort to review defense industrial base

The National Defense Industrial Association applauded Friday President Donald Trump's intent to sign an executive order for a wide "whole of...


Jul 21, 2017, 16:31 ET NASA to Show Technologies at Experimental Aircraft Association's AirVenture 2017

Visitors to the Experimental Aircraft Association's 2017 AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin will see NASA's latest technologies from across the...


Jul 21, 2017, 15:59 ET Embraer KC-390 successfully concludes world demonstration tour

The new multi-mission military transport and tanker jet, the KC-390, concluded this week a successful 40-day demonstration tour. During this tour...


Jul 21, 2017, 13:59 ET NASA Recommends Safety Tips to View the August Solar Eclipse

More than 300 million people in the United States potentially could directly view the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse, and NASA wants everyone who will...


Jul 21, 2017, 13:08 ET NASA Television Coverage Set for Next International Space Station Crew Launch

Three new crew members for the International Space Station are scheduled to launch on Friday, July 28. Live launch coverage will begin at 10:45...


Jul 21, 2017, 11:21 ET S7 Receives A320neo Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines

S7 Airlines took delivery of its first A320neo powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ PW1100G-JM engines today. S7 Airlines is...


Jul 21, 2017, 09:08 ET Moon Express Announces Lunar South Pole Mission Technology Development Contract With International Lunar Observatory Association

International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA) and Moon Express have announced a collaboration for the delivery of the first International...


Jul 21, 2017, 08:00 ET International Lunar Observatory at Moon's South Pole in 2019

International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA) and Moon Express have announced a collaboration for the delivery of the first International...