President Donald J. Trump Announces F-35 Lightning II Sustainment Work Comes to Milwaukee

Derco, a Lockheed Martin company, is expanding its workforce to support the growing business

President Donald J. Trump visited Derco, which maintains one of the largest and most diversified aircraft spares inventories of over 75,000 unique parts, ensuring customers have the parts available to keep their aircraft flying. Photo by: Todd McQueen, Lockheed Martin

MILWAUKEE, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — During a visit to Derco, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), President Donald J. Trump announced more work is coming to Milwaukee. Derco will provide parts warehousing and distribution sustainment for the F-35 Lightning II, supporting the U.S. Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy and allies around the world.

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Harding and Virts Break World Circumnavigation Speed Record

The One More Orbit flight crew is successful in its Pole to Pole World Circumnavigation Speed Record marking 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing and 500th anniversary of first ever global circumnavigation 

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL –– At 12:12:23 UTC today, Action Aviation Chairman Hamish Harding, Astronaut Terry Virts and crew made history by beating the world record for any aircraft flying over the North and South poles in a Qatar Executive Gulfstream G650ER aircraft. The mission’s record flight time is 46 hours, 39 minutes and 38 seconds.

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ANA Launches New Luxury Cabins in Collaboration with Kengo Kuma and Acumen

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  •  The new cabin products “THE Suite” and “THE Room” inspired by Japanese heritage and Western design principles will be featured in First Class and Business Class for the first time on the Tokyo – London route.
  • The new products were born out of five years of design development and collaboration between famed Japanese architect Kengo Kuma and leading British designers Acumen.
  • New cabin designs include the world’s largest 4K resolution monitor in First Class and an innovative new Business Class seat with private door and multifunctional lounging and dining capabilities.

LONDON, July 11, 2019 – All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years, has collaborated with famed architect Kengo Kuma and leading British designers Acumen to roll out a total of twelve completely redesigned Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. The first redesigned aircraft will serve the Tokyo/Haneda-London route (NH211/NH212)*1 from August 2. Featuring the latest technology and design principles, these upgraded aircraft boast interiors that offer first rate comfort and convenience to all passengers and showcase the true inspiration of Japan.

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International sales of Twin-QCM high-precision gas sen


July 12, 2019 (JST)

Nihon Dempa Kogyo Co., Ltd. (NDK) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration 
Agency (JAXA) would like to announce that NDK has strengthened 
international sales of the Twin-QCM sensor, which the two 
organizations jointly developed to perform, under vacuum, high-
precision measurement of outgases emitted from spacecraft components/
materials.  
(The completion of development of Twin-CQCM was announced in March 
2017 and the sales of Twin-CQCM and Twin-TQCM sensor modules began 
in November 2018.)

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