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Flag Officer Assignments

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert announced today the following assignments:

Rear Adm. Victorino G. Mercado will be assigned as director, assessment division, N81, … 69 more words

Department Of Defense

Germanwings crash raises concerns with Airbus cockpit design

The crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 on Tuesday sent a stark message that aircraft manufacturer Airbus needs to address issues with the design and layout of its cockpits. 1,711 more words

Leadership

Philippine Airlines Studying Potential A340 Replacements

Philippine Airlines (PR, Manila) president and Chief Operating Officer Jaime Bautista says his airline is studying the A350 and the B787 as potential replacements for its fleet of… 171 more words

Airlines

NASA's Countdown to Mars

With the successful test of the Orion space capsule back in December, U.S. manned spaceflight moves forward with the development of the Space Launch System (SLS). 856 more words

Manufacturing

Sci-Fi Cloaking Device Could Protect Soldiers from Shock Waves

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A researcher at the defense company Boeing has filed a patent for a sci-fi-esque cloaking device that would protect soldiers from intense shock waves generated by explosions. 584 more words

Science

Poem: We lost those wicks (Flight 9525)

“I love you too”,
Said a young girl to her lover,
Promises to return soon,
To live their lives forever.

“I’d miss you too”,
Said a mother to her child,

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Sci-Fi Cloaking Device Could Protect Soldiers from Shock Waves

A newly patented device could use heated, ionized air to stop shock waves generated by explosions.

mpany Boeing has filed a patent for a sci-fi-esque cloaking device that would protect soldiers from intense shock waves generated by explosions. 54 more words

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