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2011-01-07 00:00:48

QinetiQ North America today announced that the U.S. Army and the U.S. Marine Corps have selected SWATS® (Shoulder-Worn Acoustic Targeting System) as their solution of choice for individual gunfire detection systems.

2010-12-25 03:15:00

Officials from the international governing body for air sports records have confirmed that a solar-powered aircraft set a new standard for longest time spent in flight back in July.

2010-12-07 09:19:00

Veteran Industry Executives Join Leading Information Technology Services Company SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec.

2010-11-09 14:00:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Boscobel Marketing Communications, Inc. today announced that the branding and public relations firm has received the prestigious Silver Davey Award for their work on QinetiQ North America's 2009-2010 print ad campaign.

2010-07-24 06:40:00

The UK-built Zephyr unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) took its place in history by becoming the first aircraft to stay afloat for 336 hours and 24 minutes.

2010-07-17 06:30:00

The Zephyr solar-powered plane recently broke the endurance record for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).

2010-07-14 10:58:35

The manufacturers of an unmanned solar-powered aircraft are preparing the plane to fly non-stop for two full weeks.

2010-07-12 08:30:00

HOUSTON, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shell (NYSE: RDSA) and QinetiQ (FTSE: QQ.L) today announced a collaboration to exploit QinetiQ's OptaSense® fiber-optic Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) systems to optimise the development of oil and gas fields.

2009-12-16 16:21:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Boscobel Marketing Communications, the Washington, D.C.-area branding and PR firm, now in its 31st year of business, announced that it has been named among the top 25 public relations agencies by the Washington Business Journal in 2009.

2009-11-09 09:15:00

HERNDON, Va., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Boldon James, a leading provider of COTS secure information exchange solutions, has joined Transglobal Secure Collaboration Program (TSCP) in the silver membership category.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.