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The first Connecticut-built heavy lift helicopter – which can withstand longer-range missions in poor environments – is now in the hands of the US Marine Corps. Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, last week celebrated the completion of the CH-53K heavy lift helicopter at its facility in Stratford, Connecticut. Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, celebrated the …

Through Dan Parsons | September 30, 2021 Estimated reading time 7 minutes, 16 seconds. Sikorsky recently completed the first CH-53K at its plant in Stratford, Connecticut, where production of the heavy lift aircraft is expected to ramp up to meet the needs of the United States Marine Corps’ fleet of 200 aircraft. A ceremony marking …

The revolutionary drone took off from HMS Prince of Wales and is considered a significant step towards unmanned technology, as it can be used for surveillance and to transport weapons. A revolutionary new drone has been launched by the Royal Navy ( Image: Royal Navy / SWNS) The Royal Navy has launched a pioneering new …

Price-Jordan, PMA-207 Fixed Wing / Operational Support Aircraft (VR / OSA) Deputy Program Director, will become the first-ever black female Full Time Support (FTS) Aerospace Maintenance Duty Officer (AMDO) to be promoted to Captain. PATUXENT RIVER NAVAL AIR STATION, Maryland – Cmdr. Deserine Price-Jordan was recently selected to serve as a senior officer in one …

The new crew for the upcoming Human Exploration Research Analog, or HERA, mission stand in front of the habitat that will be their home for 45 days. From left to right: Lauren Cornell, Monique Garcia, Christopher Roberts and Madelyne Willis. Credit: NASA Have you ever wondered what it would be like to dive into space, …

The global aviation industry produces around 2% of all human-made CO2 emissions and is responsible for over 12% of CO2 emissions from all sources of transport – according to the Air Transport Action Group. With these numbers in mind, the industry has worked hard to reduce its environmental impact in the form of alternative fuel …

The army has a disproportionate economic impact on the region Posted September 29, 2021 through Courtney mabeus aircraft carrier to undergo refueling and a complex overhaul. Photo by Ashley Cowan / Huntington Ingalls Industries” loading=”lazy” srcset=”https://www.virginiabusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/DCS21-170-2-386×258.jpg 386w, https://www.virginiabusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/DCS21-170-2-16×11.jpg 16w, https://www.virginiabusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/DCS21-170-2-320×214.jpg 320w, https://www.virginiabusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/DCS21-170-2-112×75.jpg 112w, https://www.virginiabusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/DCS21-170-2-362×242.jpg 362w, https://www.virginiabusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/DCS21-170-2.jpg 400w” sizes=”(max-width: 386px) 100vw, 386px”/> The USS John C. …

SAN DIEGO – The last time the federal government closed, in December 2018, the Cabrillo National Monument closed. Subsidies for social housing, people with disabilities and the elderly have ceased. And federal workers of all stripes – Coast Guard members, correctional officers and TSA officers – have suffered financial hardship because they missed their paychecks. …

According to NOAA, the North American monsoon from 2021 through July was among the wettest on record for parts of Arizona. Parts of Arizona received more than 200% of the average precipitation, with Tucson recording its wettest month on record in July. While increased precipitation is a welcome relief for drought-stricken areas, it also carries …

MINNEAPOLIS, September 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Castlelake, LP (“Castlelake”), a global alternative investment firm and experienced leader in aircraft investment, leasing and maintenance, today announced the formation of Castlelake Aviation Limited (“CA”), a commercial aircraft lessor that will finance a portfolio of modern, youthful and fuel efficient aircraft. “We are delighted to create …