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‘Unrelenting’ need for drones will prompt changes in Air Force

The Air Force units that run the service’s fleet of drone aircraft are “under significant stress,” with long hours and a potential brain drain coming that will prompt a variety of changes, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said Thursday. Continue reading

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Northrop Grumman Completes Center Fuselage for First Norwegian F-35 Aircraft

PALMDALE, Calif. – Northrop Grumman Corporation ( has completed – on budget and on schedule – the center fuselage for the first F-35 Lightning II aircraft to be ordered by Norway, a conventional takeoff and landing (CTOL) variant designated AM-1. Continue reading

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Big move for EAFB Museum Featured in Oct. Biz Briefing

Attendees at the Tuesday, Oct. 28 AV Board of Trade Business Briefing luncheon will learn about plans to move the Edwards Air Force Base Flight Test Museum to a new location outside the base’s Rosamond Boulevard gate, making the museum’s … Continue reading

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The Daily Beast (4/7) reported that “nearly 500 days into its mission, the Pentagon still won’t say what its drone space shuttle is doing in orbit, or when it might come back. Continue reading

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DoD still evaluating whether to furlough employees, Hale says

Should furloughs be necessary, civilian employees would begin receiving notices as early as May, and would not to come to work for as many as 2 days per pay period beginning in June and through the rest of the fiscal year, which ends Sept. 30. Continue reading

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