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China warns U.S.: Stop spy flights
The crew of a P-8 aircraft captured this image of a Chinese fighter jet as it flew within feet of the U.S. patrol plane on August 19. Hong Kong -- China has warned the United States to end its military surveillance flights near Chinese territory, refuting claims by Washington that a Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" ... (more)
5 Crazy Things You Might Not Have Known About Area 51
Area 51, also known as Groom Lake, is best known a remote detachment of Edwards Air Force Base.
On This Day in Aviation History
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Larry Kitchen, former president of Lockheed Martin has died
Lawrence O. Kitchen, former chairman and chief executive officer of Lockheed Corporation, died Dec. 15, 2013, at the age of 90. Over his 30-year career, Kitchen guided Lockheed-Georgia Company, and later Lockheed Corporation, through major crises to positions of strength and technological leadership.
'Son of Blackbird': Plan for a new spy plane
Lockheed engineers are developing a hypersonic aircraft that will go twice the speed of the SR-71 Blackbird, which goes three times the speed of sound.