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Oct 17, 2014
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Podcast: Could The Fusion Age Be Upon Us? 1

Joe Anselmo and Graham Warwick ask Guy Norris about his story on Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works and their Compact Fusion Reactor....More
Oct 14, 2014
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High Hopes – Can Compact Fusion Unlock New Power For Space And Air Transport? 8

Plan has huge implications for future space and aircraft propulsion....More
Oct 20, 2014
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Two Ways To Space And Back - An Astronaut's View (Audio)

Michael Lopez-Alegria has been to orbit four times – three of them in a NASA space shuttle and once on a Russian Soyuz capsule. At the recent International Astronautical Congress in Toronto, the former U.S. Navy test pilot described the differences taking off and landing in the two vehicles. As you will hear, they are very different indeed....More
Oct 17, 2014
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Thermal Images Of SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket On Descent

A partnership between NASA and SpaceX is giving the U.S. space agency an early look at what it would take to land multi-ton habitats and supply caches on Mars for human explorers. Read NASA, SpaceX Share Data on Supersonic Retropropulsion....More
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Oct 24, 2014
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Qatari coast guard orders 20 Italian RIBs

The Qatari Coast Guard has placed an order with Al-Dar Marine, a Qatari-owned maritime business,  for 20 search and rescue RIBs (rigid inflatable hulls). The ships will be built by Italian company Sno Yachts in Sardinia....More
Oct 23, 2014
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Celestial Ballet

Watch video from the Hubble Space Telescope of Mars and the Siding Spring comet passing each other on Oct. 19....More
Oct 23, 2014
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McDonnell’s Orphan Bizjet Survivor

My route to this year’s NBAA in Orlando took me through El Paso, Texas, where I caught a fleeting glimpse of one of the strangest, and earliest, business jets ever designed....More
Oct 22, 2014
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NEW PICS: E-2D Preps for First Deployment

The U.S. Navy last week celebrated 50 years of service by the E-2 Hawkeye airborne command and control aircraft by declaring initial operaitonal capability on the latest model, the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye....More
Oct 21, 2014
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NavWeek: Pacific Fit 6

With the recent commissioning of the amphibious assault ship LHA 6 USS America in its new San Diego home, the U.S. Navy may be getting ready to soon deploy a perfect kind of ship to roam the waters of the Asia-Pacific....More

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