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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Boeing HorizonX Invests in Unmanned Systems Technology Leader Near Earth Autonomy

Partnership to explore technologies for defense and commercial applications

CHICAGO, Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced its investment in Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based company focused on developing a portfolio of technologies that enable safe and reliable autonomous flight.


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Gatwick wins Airport of Year, a global environmental award and Digital Team of the year – at separate ceremonies

Gatwick Airport,UK, May 2000, In-Press (CGA134)

  • Airport of Year at National Transport Awards
  • Outstanding Sustainability Programme at Airports Going Green awards
  • Digital In-House Team of the Year and Best Corporate App at Digital Impact Awards

This week – at separate ceremonies – Gatwick won Airport of the Year at the National Transport Awards, a global environmental award for its world-first waste plant and Digital In-house Team of the Year at the prestigious Digital Impact Awards.


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