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⬇ Latest Press Releases ⬇

 Lockheed Martin Selected to Develop Next Generation Weather Satellite Constellation  - NOAA's Geostationary Extended Observations weather satellites to bring new critical measurements and advanced weather forecasting capability DENVER, June 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA has selected...

 Polyphase wireless power transfer system achieves 270-kilowatt charge, sets another world record for electric light-duty passenger vehicles  - Researchers at ORNL have successfully demonstrated the first 270-kW wireless power transfer to a light-duty electric vehicle. The demonstration used a Porsche Taycan and was conducted in collaboration with Volkswagen Group of America using the ORNL-developed polyphase wireless charging system.

 U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin Complete Flight Test of Future Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Reentry Vehicle  - VALLEY FORGE, Pa., June 18, 2024 – The U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] conducted a planned flight test of the unarmed, developmental Mk21A reentry vehicle in the Pacific Ocean on...

 Lockheed Martin Delivers 2,700th C-130 Hercules Tactical Airlifter  - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently delivered the 2,700th Hercules multi-mission tactical airlifter, increasing the size, reach and strength of the worldwide C-130 fleet. This landmark aircraft...

 The National Aeronautic Association Recognizes Lockheed Martin with Prestigious Collier Trophy for OSIRIS-REx Sample Return Mission  - The NAA honored Lockheed Martin with the prestigious 2023 Robert J. Collier Trophy at an awards dinner held on June 13 in Washington, D.C. for the team’s work on NASA’s OSIRIS-REx sample return mission.

 All hands on deck for Quantum Science Center’s annual all-hands meeting  - Close on the heels of its fourth summer school, the Quantum Science Center, or QSC, hosted its second in-person all-hands meeting in early May. More than 150 scientists, engineers and support staff traveled from 17 institutions to review the QSC’s progress, examine existing priorities and brainstorm...

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 Army vet accused of faking paralysis after base attack goes on trial  - A trial began this week for an Army vet accused of obtaining more than $767,000 in VA benefits by falsely claiming he was paraplegic.

 A look at where the Navy’s 11 aircraft carriers are now  - Here's where the service's carriers stand, whether preparing to deploy, currently deployed or undergoing maintenance and repairs.

 Chinese military’s rifle-toting robot dogs raise concerns in Congress  - Chinese military’s rifle-toting robot dogs raise concerns in Congress

 Texas Guard is shooting pepper balls to deter migrants at the border  - Texas Guard is shooting pepper balls to deter migrants at the border

 Master sergeant earns Bronze Star for leadership after Al Asad attack  - Master Sgt. Peter Pease was awarded a Bronze Star for his actions at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, following a drone attack in October 2023.

 Police call profit: Soldiers sold 29,000 pounds of brass to scrapyard  - A scrapyard agreed to pay to resolve allegations it sold shell casings it improperly received from two soldiers and an Army civilian employee.

 France rethinks military light-drone acquisition as Army falls behind  - French defense leaders seek ways to short-circuit the military-acquisition bureaucracy, as drones remake the battlefield in Ukraine.

 Pentagon’s contracting speed lane sometimes no faster, says watchdog  - The "middle-tier acquisition" pathway is running into some of the same issues affecting the Pentagon's regular contracting process, a report found.

 Hezbollah-launched missiles hit Israeli military vehicle factory  - The Plasan firm makes vehicle-protection products and components, and it also operates factories in France and the United States.

 Ground robots hauling drones into battle is a trend at Paris arms fair  - Teledyne Flir and Rheinmetall have proposed combos of robots on land and in the air.

 Elusive hypersonic arms need Western teamwork, NATO researcher says  - "Every single nation brings a certain puzzle piece to the bigger picture," said Kerstin Huber, of NATO’s Science and Technology Organization.

 Jury selection begins in Air Force general’s sexual assault trial  - Jury selection begins in Air Force general’s sexual assault trial

 Thousands of airmen face inspection as 4-star warns of lax standards  - Thousands of airmen face inspection as 4-star warns of lax standards

 Vietnam veterans recount their missions through the deadly jungle  - Veterans of the Vietnam War’s long-range reconnaissance patrols recount their missions through the jungle, where they faced far more than just the enemy.

 Codename Nemo: How nine men captured a Nazi sub and shortened WWII  - The U.S. antisubmarine task force captured the Nazi submarine along with its crew, technology, encryption codes and a working Enigma cipher machine.

 Defense Innovation Unit seeks systems to counter Red Sea drone attacks  - The program, dubbed Counter NEXT, aims to quickly test counter UAS prototypes and field them on naval vessels around the globe.

 Pentagon’s contracting speed lane sometimes no faster, says watchdog  - Pentagon’s contracting speed lane sometimes no faster, says watchdog