Latest United States Marine Corps aviation Stories

2014-05-07 20:20:46

STRATFORD, Conn., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy today announced that Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has been selected to build the next fleet of Marine One helicopters for the Office of the President. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140507/85603 With the selection comes a $1.24 billion Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) contract to modify, test and deliver six FAA-certified S-92(®) helicopters and two trainer...

2014-02-04 12:33:41

CAC2S will provide the Marine Aviation Combat Element with a real-time, consolidated picture of events taking place at sea, in the air and on land during a mission. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A General Dynamics C4 Systems-led team recently supported the successful critical design review of the Aviation Command and Control Subsystem (AC2S), a part of the U.S. Marine Corps' new Common Aviation Command and Control System (CAC2S). General Dynamics will now build four...

2011-02-25 22:58:53

Successfully taking a small radio receiver intended for space applications and creating a full-featured radio frequency system, initially designed for a Marine Corps unmanned aircraft, would not have been possible without the integrated effort of three naval entities. The Software Reprogrammable Payload (SRP), a collaborative effort between the Office of Naval Research, the Naval Research Laboratory and Marine Corps aviation, is currently targeted for the Shadow unmanned aircraft system...

2011-02-11 14:44:00

In the news release, 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Foundation Hosts Gala in San Diego, CA to Commence Year-Long Celebration, issued 11-Feb-2011 by 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Foundation over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the fourth paragraph, second sentence, should read "President and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Dennis Muilenburg" rather than "President of Boeing Military Aircraft, Christopher Chadwick " as originally issued. The complete,...

2011-02-11 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Foundation is pleased to announce that a year-long celebration in honor of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard's 100th anniversary of flight will commence this weekend. The Centennial of Naval Aviation Kick-Off Gala, on Saturday, February 12, 2011, is part of the weekend-long celebration in San Diego, CA which will initiate a year-long celebration across the United States. The sold out gala will take...

2008-12-15 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- An Expeditionary Force Aviation Pavilion at the 2009 Modern Day Marine Military Exposition, next September 29 through October 1, will spotlight Marine Corps Aviation, with emphasis on modernization of the service's air combat element for its role in the Global War on Terror. The pavilion will showcase aviation equipment, services and systems designed and produced specifically for the air combat element of Marine air ground task forces. Held at...

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