December 10, 2013

UNMANNED SYSTEMS

Return of the Penetrator

PROPULSION

New Methods Driving Engine Tech Upgrades

INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION & LOGISTICS

Risky Business

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UNMANNED SYSTEMS

Return of the Penetrator

Stealth takes over where speed left off with new, classified unmanned aircraft

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PROPULSION

New Methods Driving Engine Tech Upgrades

Fuel savings, durability demands are behind enhanced powerplant repairs

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INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION & LOGISTICS

Risky Business

Managing risk in the MRO supply chain

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UNMANNED SYSTEMS

Family Business

Secret stealth UAS must be viewed in context of related programs

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MATERIALS

Tensile Strength

China, making strong carbon fiber, plans more capacity and even higher-quality product

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SPACE

Seeking a Balance

SpaceX mishap raises questions about commercial model

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SPACE

True Blue

Blue Origin lifts the veil on its plans to fly suborbital, orbital human missions

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ASIAN TENSIONS

Building a Buffer

Suspicious of the outside world, China will keep trying to assert its rights over nearby waters

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SPACE

Heavy Lift

Funding uncertainty seen as main hurdle to SLS rocket development

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SPACE

How To Catch an Asteroid

Industry and experts brainstorm ideas for corralling a near-Earth object

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