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NASA Science Aircraft To Travel The Globe In 2012
2012-02-14 04:49:51

With missions scheduled throughout the year, 2012 is shaping up to be an extraordinary time for NASA´s Airborne Science Program and Earth system science research. Multiple aircraft and specialized instruments will operate in the United States, Europe, Asia and South America this year in support of studies conducted by NASA and the Earth science community, improving scientists' understanding of our planet. The program maintains a fleet of highly modified aircraft and specialized...

2011-08-18 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is developing a service-oriented architecture (SOA) framework capable of providing unmanned aircraft systems with a mechanism that enables rapid integration of weapons and sensors. The SOA framework on a UAS is analogous to the hardware and operating system used by a tablet computer. A domain manager is analogous to a computer application. In this case, the framework provides the necessary infrastructure while the...

2011-08-16 07:35:00

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. and HUNT VALLEY, Md., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AME Unmanned Systems, a ChandlerMay, Inc. company, and AAI Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company, announced today that the two companies have entered into a strategic alliance agreement regarding unmanned systems development. "AAI and ChandlerMay have enjoyed a long, successful working relationship for several years," says President and Chief Executive Officer...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.