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Fourth AEHF Protected Communications Satellite Begins Integration Months Ahead of Schedule
• Fourth AEHF Protected Communications Satellite Begins Integration Months Ahead of Schedule
— The fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite produced by Lockheed Martin [NYSE....>>
 
Russia Set to Launch 4 GLONASS Satellites This Year
• Russia Set to Launch 4 GLONASS Satellites This Year
— Russia plans to launch for more satellites for the GLONASS navigation system by the end of this....>>
 
Russia Tests ‘Missile Defense Killer’
• Russia Tests ‘Missile Defense Killer’
— The US missile defense system is no match for the new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM)....>>
 
Soyuz Takes Russian Military Satellite to Orbit
• Soyuz Takes Russian Military Satellite to Orbit
— A Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket orbited a military satellite on Friday, the defense ministry’s spok....>>
 
Russia Plans to Launch 16 ICBMs This Year

• Russia Plans to Launch 16 ICBMs This Year

 
 
Northrop Grumman, NASA Renew Earth Science Partnership • Northrop Grumman, NASA Renew Earth Science Partnership  
 
US Air Force's X-37B 'Secret Space Plane' Has Spent Five Months In Orbit (But No One Knows Why)
• US Air Force's X-37B 'Secret Space Plane' Has Spent Five Months In Orbit (But No One Knows Why)
— A top-secret robotic space plane owned by the US military and with an unidentified payload and ....>>
 
Air Force Telecoms Satellite Launches in United States
• Air Force Telecoms Satellite Launches in United States
— A Delta IV rocket successfully launched a Wideband Global SATCOM 5 satellite from Cape Canavera....>>
 
Ecuadorian satellite escapes collision with Russian rocket
• Ecuadorian satellite escapes collision with Russian rocket
— Ecuador's first satellite avoided a direct collision with the remains of a Russian rocket, but ....>>
 
Russian Minister Urges Completion of 2 New Radars
• Russian Minister Urges Completion of 2 New Radars
— Construction of Russia’s two new antimissile radars – one in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad ....>>
 
  XAIRFORCES NEWS ARCHIVES: News & Headlines
SpaceX to launch huge new rocket (4/8/2011)
SBIRS GEO-1 to Be Processed for May 2011 Launch (4/2/2011)
Air Force’s second hypersonic Waverider flight set for March 22 (3/17/2011)
Discovery Completes Final Voyage (3/10/2011)
Air Force launches unmanned spacecraft (3/6/2011)
Space shuttle Discovery lifts off on final mission (2/25/2011)
NASA delays shuttle finale until 2011 (2/19/2011)
TURKEY - PATRIOT Advanced Capability-3 Guided Missiles (2/19/2011)
Concern over China’s suspected weapon test (1/19/2007)
 
SpaceX to launch huge new rocket (4/8/2011)
SBIRS GEO-1 to Be Processed for May 2011 Launch (4/2/2011)
Air Force’s second hypersonic Waverider flight set for March 22 (3/17/2011)
Discovery Completes Final Voyage (3/10/2011)
Air Force launches unmanned spacecraft (3/6/2011)
Space shuttle Discovery lifts off on final mission (2/25/2011)
NASA delays shuttle finale until 2011 (2/19/2011)
TURKEY - PATRIOT Advanced Capability-3 Guided Missiles (2/19/2011)
Concern over China’s suspected weapon test (1/19/2007)
 
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• Ecuadorian satellite escapes collision with Russian rocket

(5/24/2013)
Ecuador's first satellite avoided a direct collision with the remains of a Russian rocket, but whether the device is still operating remains unclear, the head of the country's EXA ...>>

• Russian Minister Urges Completion of 2 New Radars

(5/24/2013)
Construction of Russia’s two new antimissile radars – one in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad and the other in Siberia’s Irkutsk region – should be complete by the end of next yea...>>

• Mars bombarded by over 200 space rocks per year: NASA

(5/16/2013)
Scientists have estimated that Mars is bombarded by more than 200 small asteroids or bits of comets per year forming craters at least 3.9 meters across, US space agency NASA said....>>

• US Air Force Disciplines 17 Nuclear Missile Officers – Report

(5/8/2013)
The US Air Force has stripped 17 officers responsible for nuclear missile readiness of their duties after a test at a base in Minot, North Dakota revealed procedural violations, ba...>>

• US Experimental Military Aircraft Hits Hypersonic Speed

(5/3/2013)
An unmanned US military aircraft has flown more than five times faster than the speed of sound in a “breakthrough” flight experiment, the US Air Force said Friday....>>

• Orion Parachute System Tested

(5/3/2013)
Orion Parachute System Tested Through Induced Failures. A mockup of NASA’s Orion capsule descended safely this week with multiple deliberately induced parachute system failures ont...>>

• USAF X-51A Waverider Achieves Hypersonic Goal On Final Flight

(5/2/2013)
The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory’s (AFRL) Boeing X-51A Waverider demonstrator successfully achieved sustained, scramjet-powered, air-breathing hypersonic flight above Mach 5 ...>>

• Astrium is set to deliver Vietnam’s first Earth observation satellite

(4/29/2013)
Astrium, is the prime contractor for the VNREDSat-1, the first Vietnamese Earth observation satellite, scheduled for launch on a Vega rocket from the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou ...>>

• L. M. PAC-3 Missile Intercepts and Destroys Tactical Ballistic Missile in New Test

(4/12/2013)
Lockheed Martin’s [NYSE: LMT] PAC-3 Missile successfully detected, tracked and intercepted a tactical ballistic missile (TBM) in a Lower Tier Project Office flight test today at Wh...>>

 



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