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Aerotech News Digital Edition – April 30, 2021

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First B-1Bs resume flight operations

The first B-1B Lancers resumed flight operations May 3, 2021, following a safety stand-down issued April 20 by Gen. Tim Ray, Air Force Global…

By tomlear
NASA’s Ingenuity Mars helicopter completes first one-way trip

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter completed its fifth flight on the Red Planet May 6 with its first one-way journey from…

By tomlear
Sweden to receive first delivery of world’s most advanced air defense missile

Lockheed Martin successfully delivered Sweden’s first Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) Missile Segment Enhancement interceptors in April, providing the country with…

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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx leaves its mark on asteroid Bennu

Like boot prints on the Moon, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft left its mark on asteroid Bennu. Now, new images — taken…

By Mikayla Mace Kelley
Army researchers make step toward lighter armor

Army researchers contributed to the development of lighter armored vehicles for Soldiers with new computational and theoretical models. According to…

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Contract Briefs

U.S. Air Force National Instruments Corp., Austin, Texas, has been awarded a $19,214,605 firm-fixed-price requirements contract for Versatile Diagnostic Automatic…

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Northrop Grumman LITENING Color Targeting Pods enter service

Northrop Grumman’s LITENING advanced targeting pod has been fielded for the first time with full-color, digital video capability with the Air Force…

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Bid for the very first seat on New Shepard

On July 20, 2021, New Shepard will fly its first astronaut crew to space. The company is offering one seat on…

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Astronaut Michael Collins, ‘the loneliest man in history,’ passes

Former NASA astronaut Michael Collins, who flew on the Gemini 10 and Apollo 11 missions, passed away on April 28,…

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Headlines – May 7, 2021

News U.S. sends more warplanes to Afghanistan to protect troop pullout- The United States has deployed a dozen additional warplanes…

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Headlines – May 5, 2021

News Pentagon tracking out-of-control Chinese rocket that could reenter Earth’s atmosphere- The Pentagon has said it is tracking a large…

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