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2011-08-19 06:15:00

VANDENBERG AFB, Calif., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TASC, Inc. provided independent mission assurance, launch site and engineering support for the August 11 launch of a Minotaur IV Lite launch vehicle. The rocket carried DARPA's Hypersonic Technology Vehicle (HTV-2), which is believed to be the fastest vehicle ever flown from the ground, achieving Mach 20 speeds. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100524/PH08918LOGO ) "These launches support some of our most advanced...

2011-07-29 07:54:00

CHANTILLY, Va., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of George Washington University's Teachers in Industry Project, TASC hosted four middle and high school teachers for a daylong session with TASC executives and technology leaders. The goal of the program is to give teachers the opportunity to become familiar with the core knowledge and skills their students will need to be successful in the 21st century workforce, which is built on a strong foundation of science, technology, engineering...

2011-07-12 18:28:00

POINT MUGU, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TASC, Inc. supported the successful July 8 launch of the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center FTX-17 mission conducted for the Missile Defense Agency. The TASC team provided engineering mission assurance during the entire mission cycle of design, testing and integration, in addition to project management and launch operations support. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100524/PH08918LOGO ) "These missions are essential...

2011-07-11 12:55:00

CHANTILLY, Va., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TASC, Inc. and the International Council on Systems Engineering have signed an agreement to promote INCOSE's certifications to qualified TASC engineers. Under the agreement, TASC employees will have easier access to all INCOSE systems engineering certifications, from entry level to foundation level to senior level. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100524/PH08918LOGO ) "At TASC, we are always looking for ways to ensure our...

2011-07-05 10:22:00

CHANTILLY, Va., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TASC, Inc. has appointed Dale Luddeke the company's chief growth officer, reporting to David Langstaff, president and chief executive officer. In this new position, Luddeke will lead TASC's business development function and play a key role in TASC's merger and acquisition strategy and research and development investments. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100524/PH08918LOGO ) "Over the course of his 30-year career, Dale has worked at...

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