Oman Air’s Extreme Sailing Series team keep their grip on a podium place in San Diego

The Extreme Sailing Series 2017. Act 8. 19th – 22nd October 2017. San Diego, California, USA. The ‘Oman Air’ race team shown in action close to the shore, skippered by Phill Robertson (NZL) with team mates Pete Greenhalgh (GBR), Ed Smyth (NZL/AUS), James Wierzbowski (AUS) and Nasser Al Mashari (OMA)

Team Oman Air maintained their grip on a podium place after a challenging third day at the Extreme Sailing Series in San Diego.

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Embry-Riddle (Prescott) Receives Major Grant to Improve K-12 School Security and Safety

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona Campus Receives $750,000+ Grant to Improve K-12 School Security and Safety

First-Ever Grant to Test Technologies for Keeping Intruders Out of Schools

Prescott, Ariz. – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s College of Security and Intelligence (CSI) at the Prescott, Ariz., campus has received a $769,890 grant from the National Institute of Justice (part of the U.S. Department of Justice) for the multidisciplinary evaluation of school security technologies.

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GATE GUARDIAN UNVEILED AT RAF BRIZE NORTON

Latest bespoke piece by British artist and sculptor, David Harber, to mark the 80th Anniversary of the international airbase 

OCTOBER 2017: To celebrate the 80th anniversary of RAF Brize Norton, Award-winning artist, David Harber, was commissioned to create a unique sculpture to reflect the strategic global importance of the airbase, and the international reach of its aircraft.

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NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Landsat 9 Mission

NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Landsat 9 Mission

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NASA has selected United Launch Services LLC (ULS) of Centennial, Colorado, to provide launch services for the Landsat 9 mission. The mission is currently targeted for a contract launch date of June 2021, while protecting for the ability to launch as early as December 2020, on an Atlas V 401 rocket from Space Launch Complex 3E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

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Roving on the Moon

Simulating lunar surface operations

 

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  • Title Simulating lunar surface operations
  • Released 19/10/2017 10:51 am
  • Copyright ESA
  • DescriptionESA and the Canadian Space Agency are probing how to explore the Moon with a robot rover. The teams are investigating the challenges of remotely operating a rover in a representative lunar scenario with teams in several locations during 12–20 October.

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Lockheed Martin Next Generation Missile Defense Sensor Technology Receives Prototyping Contract

Sensor prototypes to serve rapid capabilities need for U.S. Army’s Lower Tier Air & Missile Defense Sensor competition

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Department of Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium (DOTC) awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a contract for the technology maturation of Lower Tier Air & Missile Defense Sensor (LTAMDS) prototypes.

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Consistency the name of the game for Oman Air crew on tricky Extreme Sailing Series San Diego opening day

The Extreme Sailing Series 2017. Act 8. 19th – 22nd October 2017. San Diego, California, USA. The ‘Oman Air’ race team shown in action close to the shore, skippered by Phill Robertson (NZL) with team mates Pete Greenhalgh (GBR), Ed Smyth (NZL/AUS), James Wierzbowski (AUS) and Nasser Al Mashari (OMA)

The Oman Air crew ended a tricky first day in San Diego content with a consistent performance in the penultimate Act of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series.

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