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4 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

Plane enthusiasts given chance to fly fighter jet - on their phone

ENTHUSIASTS have been given the chance to climb aboard a 1,500mph fighter jet built in East Lancashire - via an app on their phones.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Eurofighter Aircraft, Eurofighter Typhoon, Military Aircraft, BAE Systems, Aerospace-Defense

8 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Lockheed Martin second-quarter profit beats analyst estimate

Lockheed Martin Corp., the largest U.S. government contractor, topped analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit and sales on the strength of its aircraft division.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, US Military, US Air Force

12 hrs ago |

United Technologies 2Q profit climbs 7.7 percent

The maker of elevators, helicopters, jet engines and other products raised the low end of its 2014 earnings outlook because of strong results in the first half of the year.


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Security, United Technologies Corporation, Sikorsky Aircraft, GE Aircraft Engines, Hamilton Sundstrand, Paper, Aerospace-Defense, Pratt Industries, Clipper Windpower

14 hrs ago | Morning Journal

New Goodyear airship to be called Wingfoot One

Ohio-based Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. says a 76-year-old Akron woman will get a special ride its new airship because she submitted the name chosen for the aircraft, Wingfoot One.


Related Topix: Ohio, Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Goodyear Tire and Rubber

18 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

Manufacturing jobs still a target for St. Johns County

PETER.WILLOTT@STAUGUSTINE.COM Work continues on Northrop Grumman's 384,000-square-foot building on the grounds on the company's facility at the Northeast Florida Regional Airport, north of St. Augustine, on Monday, July 21, 2014.


Related Topix: St Johns County, FL, St. Augustine, FL, Northrop Grumman, Aerospace-Defense, Outsourcing

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Air Force examines anomalies as SpaceX seeks launch work

While none of the irregularities caused the missions to fail, the Air Force is reviewing corrective actions as it weighs certification of SpaceX.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Space Exploration Technologies, Science / Technology, Space, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, US Politics, US News, Mike Rogers, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Age

Why Triple J needs to stay public

Gotye poses with his Grammy awards for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance with Kimbra and for Best Alternative Music Album, backstage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles last February.


Related Topix: Automakers, R and B

Army working on taking the drivers out of its vehicles

A convoy of PLS and M915 Army trucks gets a test at Fort Hood, Texas. Testers were sometimes in the driver seats, but the vehicles were operated robotically.


Related Topix: Fort Hood, TX, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, US Military, US Marine Corps

Lamar Daily News

'The Fantasticks' breaks a color barrier

Not long ago, Kevin R. Free went to an audition for a part in the longest running musical in history.


Related Topix: Theater, The Fantasticks , Automakers, R and B, Arts, Crime TV, Law and Order, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Canada NewsWire

Focus shifts from off-shore to on-shore in the Canadian manufacturing industry

From the downturn of the US economy and the rising Canadian dollar, to skilled labour challenges and off-shoring trends - manufacturing here has faced tough headwinds.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Accounting, KPMG L.L.P

Tractor Games, Rides, Parades, & Other Family Fun at 6th New England John Deere Expo

Web site Jessica is the Editor and Producer. She has a BA in Creative Writing from Chester College of NE, and a M.Ed.


Related Topix: Construction, Industrial Machines, John Deere , New Hampshire, Painting, Arts, Family, Kids

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Coatings World

PPG Reaches Agreement to Sell Mt. Zion float Glass Manufacturing Facility

PPG Industries announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell substantially all the assets of its Mt.


Related Topix: PPG Industries, Chemicals, Zion, IL, Mount Zion, IL

Argus Leader

Engagement: Katya Christenson & Bob Newman

Parents of the couple are Kathryn Karpiuk and Dempster S. Christenson, both of Sioux Falls, and Robert and Ann Newman of Gibraltar.


Related Topix: Gibraltar, MI, 3M, Chemicals

The Motley Fool

Which Top Defense Contractor Will Win This $55 Billion Next-Generation Stealth Bomber Contract?

There's not a lot known about the U.S. Air Force's super-secret, next-generation Long Range Strike-Bomber, or LRS-B, project.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US News, Aircraft, Lockheed C-130 Hercules, Lockheed Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Northrop Grumman, Aerospace-Defense

The Motley Fool

Will Elon Musk's SpaceX Knock Boeing and Lockheed Out of Space?

SpaceX has won lucrative contracts from NASA to keep the International Space Station well-supplied with Tang and toilet paper.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, Science / Technology, Space, NASA, US Military, US Air Force

WFAA-TV Dallas

Private jet recovery from recession an uneven ride

Private jet sales are rising again, climbing out of a deep recession when the company plane was an easy target for spending cuts.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, General Dynamics, Aerospace-Defense

Metal Center News

12-2011 SBQ's Hot

Demand for special bar quality products will continue to lead the steel market for the next three to five years, say the experts, though perhaps at a slightly slower, more sustainable growth rate.


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Canton, OH, Timken, Opinion

Texarkana Gazette

Veronica Washington

Mrs. Washington was born Jan. 25, 1922, in Toledo, Ohio. She was formerly employed with Treasury Jewelry, Texas Instruments and Eastman Kodak Co., a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church, Dallas, and a World War II Army/Air Corp veteran.


Related Topix: Toledo, OH, Eastman Kodak, Photography

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Lake Wylie Pilot

Alignment Southwest Charlotte aims for another record year

Close to 100 people turned out Thursday morning at Central Steele Creek Presbyterian Church as part of Alignment Southwest Charlotte, a partnership matching community resources to school needs.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Bosch Rexroth, Industrial Machines, Education Etc.

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Hundreds turn out for Bergen County's United Way race at Teterboro Airport

Hundreds of runners flew across the main runway at Teterboro Airport Saturday morning for a 5K charity race to help raise funds for Bergen County's United Way.


Related Topix: Bergen County, NJ, Industrial Machines, Sealed Air Corporation, Elmwood Park, NJ, Clifton, NJ


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