BAE SYSTEMS SHOWCASES TECHNOLOGY OF DEFENCE CAPABILITIES AT EUROSATORY

PARIS, France — BAE Systems will be showcasing a range of capabilities across land, air and advanced electronics at this year’s Eurosatory 2018 in Paris, 11-15 June. With a presence both indoor and outdoor, the company will exhibit four full-size vehicles including the CV90 MkIV Infantry Fighting Vehicle in support of several international programmes, as well as advanced artillery systems and precision-guided ammunition.

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NASA Finds Ancient Organic Material, Mysterious Methane on Mars

NASA Finds Ancient Organic Material, Mysterious Methane on Mars

This low-angle self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows the vehicle at the site from which it reached down to drill in
This low-angle self-portrait of NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover shows the vehicle at the site from which it reached down to drill into a rock target called “Buckskin” on lower Mount Sharp.
Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS

NASA’s Curiosity rover has found new evidence preserved in rocks on Mars that suggests the planet could have supported ancient life, as well as new evidence in the Martian atmosphere that relates to the search for current life on the Red Planet. While not necessarily evidence of life itself, these findings are a good sign for future missions exploring the planet’s surface and subsurface.

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NASA TV to Air US Spacewalk at International Space Station

NASA TV to Air US Spacewalk at International Space Station

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Expedition 56 commander Drew Feustel and flight engineer Ricky Arnold of NASA will conduct a planned six-and-a-half-hour spacewalk on Thursday, June 14.
Credits: NASA

NASA astronauts will embark on a six-and-a-half-hour spacewalk Thursday, June 14, during which they will install new high-definition cameras to capture spacecraft docking with the International Space Station, including new American-made spacecraft with scheduled test flights later this year.

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Researchers to Discuss Science Launching on Next Resupply Mission to Space Station

Researchers to Discuss Science Launching on Next Resupply Mission to Space Station

Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency (ESA) works with the Micro 8 experiment in the U.S. National Laboratory during Expe
Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency (ESA) works with the Micro 8 experiment in the U.S. National Laboratory during Expedition 41. Micro is a fundamental biology experiment and will expand our understanding of the fundamental basis of how spaceflight affects the biological and molecular functions of the cell and the molecular mechanisms by which cells and tissues respond to spaceflight conditions.
Credits: NASA

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Monday, June 11, to discuss a number of science investigations launching to the International Space Station on the next SpaceX commercial resupply mission. Audio of the teleconference will stream live on NASA’s website.

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Bollinger receives SCA Award for Excellence in Safety; AWO approves Decatur Marine as TPO for RCP

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BAE Norfolk Cole modernization contract worth potential $96.7 million
June 7, 2018 — BAE Systems has received a $36.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to modernize the guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67). The contract includes options that, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value to $96.7 million.

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