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2014-10-17 20:21:53

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After spending her childhood following her father to different military installations, Col. Christensen Hsu decided to join the Armed Forces herself after earning a Doctorate degree in Dentistry from the New York College of Dentistry in 1997. Today she practices as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in the U.S. Army Dental Corps, stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington. Hsu served four years on active duty and...

2014-10-15 23:03:03

Programs offer savings bonds, scholarships for winners Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) announced today that two of its competition programs—eCYBERMISSION and the Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) are now open for registration. Both competitions offer students the opportunity to present original research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). eCYBERMISSION is a free online learning competition...

2014-10-15 12:21:07

Spanning thousands of miles, the MUOS satellite and PRC-155 Manpack radio test validates a priority capability for the U.S. Army's global tactical network. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems successfully completed a series of radio-call tests using the AN/PRC-155 two-channel Manpack radios and the Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite communications (SATCOM) system to connect General Dynamics' personnel located at Fort Bliss, Texas, Fort...

2014-10-15 12:20:51

TAUNTON, Mass., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems' tactical radios, cyber-defense products, mission command capabilities and communications network systems are now on the ground at Fort Bliss, Texas and White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The Warfighter Information Network - Tactical (WIN-T) Increment 2 will combine with these and other mission command and control capabilities for the U.S. Army's upcoming Network Integration Evaluation (NIE) 15.1 that takes place...

2014-10-13 08:21:50

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), LLC - a joint venture between Honeywell International, Inc. (NYSE: HON) and Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX) - has successfully completed testing of its second HPW3000 engine as part of the Army Aviation Applied Technology Directorate's (AATD) Advanced Affordable Turbine Engine (AATE) Science and Technology program. ATEC intends to offer the HPW3000 as...

2014-10-07 23:01:00

ARMYmobile, a Defense Mobile service, participates in the 30th annual Army Ten-Miler as a Major Sponsor on Oct. 12th Westport, Conn. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Defense Mobile, a new 4G mobile service exclusively for veterans, military service members, and their families, is proud to be a major sponsor of the 30th annual Army Ten-Miler. The race raises money for family support and recreation services for military personnel. Defense Mobile provides mobile service under iconic branch-specific...

2014-10-06 16:21:29

MONONA, Wis., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) announced today that it has been awarded a one-year, $3 million contract by the U.S. Army to build an advanced neutron radiography unit. The neutron imaging system will be used for the nondestructive inspection of munitions, pyrotechnics and other critical defense components. The company will deliver an upgraded, second-generation version of a similar system that it delivered to Picatinny Arsenal in 2013. The...

2014-10-03 12:20:51

Contract will provide a vehicle for help desk and other end user IT support services across all Army organizations BLUE BELL, Pa., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has selected Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) to provide the Army Enterprise Service Desk (AESD) a single point of contact for all U.S. Army personnel who need help desk or other end user IT support services. The AESD contract, worth approximately $93 million over five years if all options are exercised, will...

2014-09-27 23:03:30

VISTA Technology Services, Inc. Wins US Army Contract to Support the Army Stationing Installation Plan McLean, VA (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 VISTA Technology Services, Inc. (VISTA) has been awarded a contract by the US Army to support the service's Army Stationing Installation Plan (ASIP) as the Prime Contractor. The contract was awarded by the Mission and Installation Contracting Command (MICC) – Fort Sam Houston to benefit the Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for...

2014-09-19 12:24:17

- Taking Army STEM Training to the Concert Production Stage in Tour Ops: the Tech Behind Rock on the Road - LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) and the U.S. Army announced a dynamic web series, Tour Ops: the Tech Behind Rock on the Road, featuring two U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers working onsite with OneRepublic on tour. The series consist of six total episodes, three spotlighting U.S. Army Capt. Andrew Freinberg and three featuring U.S....


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Patrick Forrester
2012-09-19 14:18:27

Patrick Forrester is a NASA astronaut and a retired United States Army officer. He was born Patrick Graham Forrester on March 31, 1957 in El Paso, Texas. He is an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America and attended West Springfield High School in Springfield, Virginia, where he graduated in 1975. He went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in applied sciences and engineering from the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York in 1979. After his graduation, he was...

CreamerTim
2012-01-17 16:01:20

Timothy Creamer is a NASA astronaut as well as a Colonel in the United States Army. He was born Timothy "TJ" Creamer on November 15, 1959 in Fort Huachuca, Arizona, but he was raised in Maryland. He graduated from Bishop McNamara High School in Forestville, Maryland in 1978, and then went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Loyola College in 1982. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army through the ROTC program. In August 1983, after attending the...

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