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OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission Passes Important Design Review

OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission Passes Important Design Review

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx program has successfully completed a comprehensive technical review of the mission and has been given approval to begin building the spacecraft, flight instruments and ground system. Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] is responsible for development of the spacecraft, which […]


Raytheon completes critical design review for GPS OCX software

Raytheon completes critical design review for GPS OCX software

Raytheon has completed software Iteration 1.5 Critical Design Review (iCDR) for the Global Positioning System (GPS) Next Generation Operational Control System (OCX). The Iteration 1.5 software development provides the mission-critical Launch and Checkout System (LCS) software to support the first […]


KC-46 Critical Design Review Nearing Completion

KC-46 Critical Design Review Nearing Completion

The Air Force and Boeing successfully conducted the KC-46 critical design review, or CDR, from July 8-10 at the Boeing facility in Mukilteo, Wash. The KC-46 weapon system CDR was the culmination of nine months of component and sub-system design […]


DOD Review Will Lead To ‘Big Choices,’ Hagel Says

DOD Review Will Lead To ‘Big Choices,’ Hagel Says

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today signaled possible big changes ahead for his department in acquisition, personnel and organization as he delivered his first major policy speech as Pentagon chief. Hagel outlined his plan of attack for the strategic and financial […]


Brazilian and Embraer Conclude Critical Design Review of the KC-390 Project

Brazilian and Embraer Conclude Critical Design Review of the KC-390 Project

The Brazilian Air Force (FAB) and Embraer Defense & Security have successfully concluded the Critical Design Review (CDR) of the KC-390 military transport aircraft. The contract event, which is one of the main landmarks of the program, took place at […]


UK Opposition Calls for New Defence Review

UK Opposition Calls for New Defence Review

Recent events in Algeria, Mali and Libya undermine the defence review which provoked Army redundancies announced today and the plans should be reopened, Labour has said. Shadow Defence Secretary Jim Murphy said none of the North African countries had even […]


KC-46 enters critical design review phase

KC-46 enters critical design review phase

The Air Force KC-46A program director described the critical development phases of the next-generation refueling aircraft during the 2012 Air Force Association Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition in Washington, D.C., Sept. 18. Maj. Gen. John F. Thompson, program […]


Engineering Review Board Concludes Review of HTV-2 Second Test Flight

Engineering Review Board Concludes Review of HTV-2 Second Test Flight

Following an extensive seven-month analysis of data collected from the Aug. 11, 2011, second flight of DARPA’s Hypersonic Technology Vehicle (HTV-2), an independent engineering review board (ERB) investigating the cause of a flight anomaly completed its report. The findings of […]


Boeing KC-46A On Track for Preliminary Design Review

Boeing KC-46A On Track for Preliminary Design Review

The Boeing KC-46 Tanker program today marked the first anniversary of receiving a U.S. Air Force contract to build the next-generation aerial refueling tanker, the KC-46A. Over the past year, the program has completed key milestones in support of the […]


 
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