Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) is to work with the Boeing Company to flight test its onboard clear-air turbulence detection system with ecoDemonstrator program 2018. http://adn.firetrench.com Continue reading
BETHESDA, Md., July 31, 2017 – Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has released its 2016 Global Diversity & Inclusion Annual Report highlighting its commitment to Conscious Inclusion – an intentional focus on creating a diverse, inclusive and engaged workforce built on a strong foundation of equal opportunity. Lockheed Martin’s Conscious Inclusion model has three strategic focus areas: employee engagement, inclusive leadership and diversity outreach; and the 2016 report outlines efforts in all of these key areas.
The program seeks to continue inspiring the next generation of female scientists, engineers and mathematicians through model rocket development
TOKYO, Japan, July 24, 2017 – Lockheed Martin has opened applications for three new schools to take part in the “Girls’ Rocketry Challenge,” a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education program in Japan which encourages female students to experiment with model rocketry, ignites their intellectual curiosity in this field, and stimulates their interest in STEM careers through practical experience.
This selection spans two centuries – from the Napoleonic wars to the upcoming 100th anniversary of the shipwreck site of Scapa Flow. It includes two classics, recently reprinted, and brand new publications. Whether it’s an addition to your library or just a good holiday read, I hope there’s something for everyone in this special selection.
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NASA’s Voyager Spacecraft Still Reaching for the Stars After 40 Years
Humanity’s farthest and longest-lived spacecraft, Voyager 1 and 2, achieve 40 years of operation and exploration this August and September. Despite their vast distance, they continue to communicate with NASA daily, still probing the final frontier
NASA has selected 19 proposals from American small businesses and research institutions for Phase II of its competitive Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program, totaling $14.3 million in awards.
Boeing [NYSE:BA] and flydubai today celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX 8, making the Middle East carrier the first in the region to operate Boeing’s newest single-aisle airplane. The plane is seen here taking off from Boeing’s Seattle Delivery Center (Marian Lockhart photo)
All-Boeing carrier is first in Middle East to operate Boeing’s newest single-aisle airplane
SEATTLE, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE:BA] and flydubai today celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX 8, making the Middle East carrier the first in the region to operate Boeing’s newest single-aisle airplane.
Grateful for the sub-title that makes clear this has nothing to do with shroud waving Comrade Corbyn cynically jumping on any passing bandwagon. At the point of the war where the Allies could scent victory over Germany, the V1 began arriving over London. This is a graphic account of the most deadly V1 attack of WWII. Aerial bombing is never a pretty sight, but the use of crude unmanned flying bombs removes all pretence of deliberately targeting military sites. – Highly Recommended.
Amongst a handful of battles that mark the rise of England into Britain and on to found the British Empire, Agincour stands out was a battle where a tired ragged army, significantly smaller than the fresh French Army, turned and fought and won magnificently. – Highly Recommended.