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Latest Aerial refueling Stories

2013-12-02 12:20:53

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In a first for the U.S. Air Force, an industry team led by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has successfully conducted a high-fidelity virtual aerial refueling demonstration, networking geographically dispersed flight simulators and providing a realistic simulation of an air-to-air refueling process. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The Air Force Air Mobility Command has pursued integrating the...

2013-11-12 12:20:26

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., and SAN DIEGO, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH), for the design and construction of one 50,000 deadweight ton LNG-conversion-ready product carrier with a 330,000 barrel cargo capacity, plus an option for one additional vessel. Construction is scheduled to begin in...

2013-10-28 08:20:59

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorian LPG Ltd. (N-OTC: DORIAN) ("Dorian LPG" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) ("Scorpio Tankers") whereby Scorpio Tankers will contribute its entire Very Large Gas Carrier ("VLGC") newbuilding contracts, together with a cash contribution of $1.9 million, in exchange for newly issued shares representing 30% of the Company's pro-forma outstanding shares...

2013-09-11 08:21:35

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. and SAN DIEGO, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH), for the design and construction of two 50,000 deadweight ton LNG-conversion-ready product carriers each with a 330,000 barrel cargo capacity. Construction of the first tanker is scheduled to begin in late 2014, with...

2013-07-26 16:20:15

WICHITA, Kan., July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., (NYSE: SPR) today celebrated completion of the first forward fuselage section, Section 41, destined for integration into the Boeing KC-46A tanker. In a rollout ceremony earlier today, Boeing and U.S. Air Force representatives joined Spirit leadership and employees to mark the occasion. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130726/CG54061) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130515/CG13652LOGO)...

2013-06-27 23:01:45

SlurryKat of Northern Ireland has introduced its new 25000L Slurry Tanker, the largest in the company’s history. The 25000L is available worldwide. NORTHERN IRELAND, (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 SlurryKat, a world leader in design, engineering and manufacturing of slurry-handling equipment, has successfully engineered a new SlurryKat 25000L Slurry Tanker, the largest built in the company’s history. The fast-growing worldwide provider of slurry handling equipment for contractors and farmers...

2013-05-14 16:20:52

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The American Helicopter Services & Aerial Firefighting Association (AHSAFA) disputes the claims by several member of Congress that multiple, next generation large air tankers could be deployed in wildland firefighting as early as this year, if recently announced contract awards by the US Forest Service (USFS) go unprotested. Neptune Aviation Services of Missoula, Montana, which failed to secure one of the multi-year contracts, has stated...

2013-05-10 12:20:47

WASHINGTON, May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The American Helicopter Services And Aerial Firefighting Association (AHSAFA) has cited significant airframe modification and operational issues, should the US Forest Service (USFS) pursue a proposal to acquire surplus C27J cargo aircraft for deployment as air tankers in wildland firefighting. Under the National Defense Authorization Act of FY 2013, up to 14 of the twin-engine, turboprop airplanes--built in Italy by Alenia--would be transferred...

2012-08-07 02:21:00

LAKELAND, Fla., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Draken International has signed an agreement with the New Zealand government to purchase eight (8) McDonnell Douglas A-4K Skyhawks as well as various other equipment and accessories. This successful transaction marks the end of a great chapter in New Zealand aviation history and the beginning of a great foundation for Draken International. Draken, recognizing the increasing demand from the defense contracting industry, intends to operate...

2012-05-22 02:21:02

LOS ANGELES, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Systems Technology Inc. (STI) a leading Engineering and Aerospace Research and Development company, today announced the public release of Fused Reality®, one of the most ground-breaking and advanced technologies used in Military training and evaluation. Fused Reality® is a revolutionary mixed reality visual system that brings to life the fusion of augmented reality, virtualized training, haptics and gesture technologies. Fused Reality®...