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STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), is continuing work on an Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV)
Allen brings significant knowledge of defense and security challenges to PwC NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC
Former Joint Chiefs of Staff J-6 to lead association mission in international security realm. FAIRFAX, Va., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AFCEA International is pleased to announce
New community marks the start of construction on single-family homes at the 1,600-acre former Tustin Marine Corps Air Station TUSTIN, Calif., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The system that allows the U.S.
Company to provide virtual private network services worth $3.5 million WASHINGTON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink,
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.
MCLEAN, Va., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Marine Corps (USMC) Program Executive Office - Land Systems (PEO-LS) awarded Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:
Total Award of $23 million for Service-wide Deployment of Emergency Incident Management Software and Services MADISON, Ala., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph Government Solutions
FORT WORTH, Texas, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 Lightning II aircraft fleet, which surpassed 16,000 cumulative program flight hours to date in April, flew
Norman Earl Thagard is considered to be the first American cosmonaut. He is an American scientist and has retired from being a NASA astronaut after his selection in 1978. He also achieved Medical Doctor and climbed the ranks in the United States Marine Corps to Captain. Thagard logged 140 days, 13 hours and 24 minutes in space before retirement. He currently is a professor at the Florida State University in the College of Engineering. Thagard was born in Marianna, Florida on July 3, 1943...
Robert Cabana is the director of NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center, a former astronaut, and a veteran of four Space Shuttle flights. He is also a former Naval Flight Officer and Naval Aviator in the United States Marine Corps. He was born Robert Donald Cabana on January 23, 1949, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has two brothers and is married to Nancy Joan. Together they have three children: Jeffrey, Christopher and Sarah. In 1967, Cabana graduated from Washburn High School in Minneapolis,...
Gerald Carr is an engineer, retired United States Marine Corps colonel and former NASA astronaut. He was born Gerald Paul Carr was born on August 22, 1932 in Denver, Colorado. His family relocated when he was young, and he was raised in Santa Ana, California. He graduated from Santa Ana High School and then, in 1949, he enlisted in the United States Navy. The following year, he was designated a midshipman with the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps detachment at the University of Southern...
James Buchli is an engineer, retired United States Marine aviator and former NASA astronaut. He was born James Frederick Buchli on June 20, 1945 in New Rockford, North Dakota. He graduated from Fargo Central High School in Fargo, North Dakota in 1963 and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the United States Naval Academy in 1967. Upon his graduation, Buchli received his commission in the United States Marine Corps and completed Basic Infantry Officer's...
Charles Bolden is the current Administrator of NASA, a retired United States Marine Corps major general, and former NASA astronaut.. He was born Charles Frank Bolden Jr. on August 19, 1946 in Columbia, South Carolina. During his childhood, his father coached him through football until he graduated from Johnson High School in 1964, where his father was the head football coach. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical science from the United States Naval Academy in 1968, and a...
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
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