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GA-ASI Demonstrates SATCOM Launch and Recovery Capability for MQ-9B
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GA-ASI Demonstrates SATCOM Launch and Recovery Capability for MQ-9B

SAN DIEGO - 22 January 2018 - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) successfully demonstrated its latest Automatic Takeoff and Landing Capability (ATLC) using a Satellite Communications (SATCOM) data link for its MQ-9B SkyGuardian™/SeaGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The demonstration also included the first SATCOM taxi of the MQ-9B. This capability will eliminate the...

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MQ-9 UAS Used to Support Fire Fighting Efforts in Northern California

SAN DIEGO - 16 October 2017 - The California Air National Guard’s 163d Attack Wing operating out of March Air Reserve Base is using MQ-9 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), with full-motion video (optical and infra-red) and ground imaging Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) capability, in support of CAL FIRE’s firefighting efforts in Northern California. SAR is able to see clearly though both clouds...

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Drone Racing League Reaches out to Connekt, LLC Help Design the Newest Version of Their Custom Quadcopter, the DRL Racer3
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Drone Racing League Reaches out to Connekt, LLC Help Design the Newest Version of Their Custom Quadcopter, the DRL Racer3

Quote from Ryan Gury, director of Product Development, “Scott Raitt of Connekt, LLC has worked with DRL’s design team over the past year. He has helped bring visions to life and is a tremendous asset with mechanical prototypes and design. The combination of DRL's design and Connekt's modeling skills has helped the team in many facets.” Upon design completion Connekt, LLC awarded...

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Sikorsky Signs Five-Year Production Contract to Build Black Hawk Helicopters for U.S. Army

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 30, 2017 - The U.S. government and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company, today signed a five-year contract for 257 H-60 Black Hawk helicopters to be delivered to the U.S. Army and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers. The multi-year contract will yield significant savings for the U.S. government compared with purchasing the same quantity across five separate...

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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components
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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components

For the past 60 years, the use of copper infiltration on ferrous metals in powder metallurgy has been a popular method for manufacturing high performance components. Recently, a new twist on an old idea has been developed in the form of a new wrought copper alloy wire. With excellent infiltration response as well as the ability to improve numerous physical and mechanical properties of ferrous materials, this new technology presents many advantages for PM processing and production. In this comprehensive white paper, you will explore all you need to know about this material, including an in-depth look at its chemical and physical properties. Using automotive components as examples, the white paper examines the benefits of this new form of copper infiltration compared to more traditional infiltration methods. Download now, and discover if this new technology is the solution for your high performance component application.

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Dash 8-100 Package Freighter comes with fire-resistant liner.

Having load capacity of 4,500 kg and volume of 39 cu m, Dash 8-100 Package Freighter Conversion Aircraft is equipped with reinforced cargo floor and LED interior lighting system. Featuring 1.27 m x 1.52 m aft cargo door and door sill height of 1.02 m, Freighter provides range of up to 800 nautical miles fully laden. Aircraft is designed with comprehensive smoke detection system and ventilation...

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LightningStrike XV-24A Demonstrator Successfully Completes Subscale Flight Test Program

MANASSAS, Va., April 4, 2017 - Aurora's XV-24A LightningStrike Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) X-Plane subscale vehicle demonstrator (SVD) aircraft completed its planned flight test program in early March at Webster Outlying Field in Southern Maryland. Funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the SVD successfully demonstrated key technical features the full-scale...

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LightningStrike XV-24A Demonstrator Successfully Completes Subscale Flight Test Program

MANASSAS, Va., April 4, 2017 - Aurora's XV-24A LightningStrike Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) X-Plane subscale vehicle demonstrator (SVD) aircraft completed its planned flight test program in early March at Webster Outlying Field in Southern Maryland. Funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the SVD successfully demonstrated key technical features the full-scale...

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GA-ASI Starts Flight Testing for Production Representative Gray Eagle Extended Range

Capital Aircraft Takes Flight, Integration of First Production Aircraft Begins Next Month SAN DIEGO – 8 December 2016 – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the commencement of flight testing for its MQ-1C Gray Eagle Extended...

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GA-ASI

SAN DIEGO -28 November 2016 - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Type-Certifiable Predator® B (TCPB) variant completed its first flight test at the company’s Gray Butte Flight Operations Facility near Palmdale, Calif.,...

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Boeing Delivers 10th 787 Dreamliner to Vietnam Airlines

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 25, 2016 - Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Vietnam Airlines celebrated the delivery of the flag carrier's 10th 787-9 Dreamliner today. "Vietnam Airlines is proud to welcome our 10th Boeing 787 Dreamliner on behalf of Vietnam Airlines, only 16 months after we took delivery of the first of these state-of-the-art new aircraft," said Phan Xuan Duc, Executive Vice President of...

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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership
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At 3Sixty Mission Critical, we specialize in maintaining the performance and uptime of our customers mission-critical applications. Our services are comprehensive and designed to take on the entire burden of maintenance. Our UPS as a service is just another example of how we develop out of the box solutions to help our customers operate more efficiently; see our video to earn more.

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