The U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin successfully conducted a hypersonic-boosted flight test of the AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) from the service’s B-52H Stratofortress. The successful flight demonstrates the weapon’s ability to reach and withstand operational hypersonic speeds, collect crucial data for use in further flight tests, and validate safe separation from the […]
Redwire Awarded Position for $950 Million IDIQ to Support U.S. Air Force Advanced Battle Management System
Redwire Corporation has been selected by the U.S. Air Force to compete for task orders alongside several other companies under an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to support its Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS). This program is the Air Force’s contribution to the Department of Defense’s (DOD) Joint All Domain Command and Control Architecture (JADC2), […]
’In space, nobody can hear you scream’ is a well-known phrase popularized by the 1979 movie “Alien.” But maybe they should have added a second line: “In space, the solar wind doesn’t blow, it sucks.”
The head of a Russian defense contractor recently said the U.S. Air Force’s unmanned X-37B spaceplane is a secret space bomber that can drop nuclear warheads from orbit. It isn’t, and it can’t.