British Warship Recognition, The Perkins Identification Albums, Volume III: Cruisers 1865-1939, Part 1

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The Seaforth imprint of Pen & Sword has a well-deserved reputation for producing fine studies of naval technology and action. This new book is the third volume of the Perkins Identification Albums, Part one of the Cruiser album. The series is a quite unique production in conjunction with the British National Maritime Museum. A must for collectors, professionals and serious enthusiasts, most highly recommended


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Seaforth World Naval Review 2017

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The Seaforth imprint of Pen & Sword has a well-deserved 
reputation for producing fine studies of naval technology and 
action. The publication of the latest annual World Naval 
Review is an eagerly awaited event.  The group of respected 
specialist authors is again under the editorship of Conrad 
Waters and have provided an absorbing selection of articles. 
Highly Recommended 

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Milan Bergamo warms up S17

 

Milan Bergamo Airport is on course to continue the robust growth it witnessed last year, adding 14 new routes, resuming 11 seasonal links and welcoming two new airlines for the S17 timetable. Having recorded 7.2% passenger traffic increase in 2016, the expanding summer schedule further consolidates the gateway’s position as Italy’s third busiest airport in terms of annual passengers.

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Rockwell Collins and NASA demonstrate Sonic Boom Display

Result will help pilots modify flight plans to reduce or mitigate sonic boom impacts

  • Result will help pilots modify flight plans to reduce or mitigate sonic boom impacts
  • Display combines synthetic vision, terrain awareness and weather data

COLUMBIA, Maryland (March 22, 2017) – Rockwell Collins recently teamed with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to demonstrate its Sonic Boom Display at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center. The usability demonstration and pilot working group meeting marked a major milestone in the two year project. The Sonic Boom Display project is expected to be completed this March. The resulting sonic boom impact visualization will help pilots modify flight plans to reduce sonic boom impacts or mitigate it all together.

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First Light: Lockheed Martin-Built SBIRS Satellite Successfully Transmitting Images

The GEO Flight 3 satellite will provide a wider area of coverage for the U.S. Air Force’s Space Based Infrared System

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — From its final orbit location 22,000 miles above the equator, the third Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) satellite recently sent its first images back down to Earth, a milestone known as “first light.”

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