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Air Force Top Leaders Witness First Agility Prime “Flying Car” Demo

By AFWERX Public Affairs / Published August 21, 2020 Matt Chasen, LIFT Aircraft chief executive officer, pilots the electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) Hexa over Camp Mabry, Texas, Aug. 20, 2020. During the visit, Col. Nathan Diller, AFWERX director, spoke about Agility Prime, a non-traditional program seeking to accelerate the commercial market for advanced [...]

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Tyme Iron Reviews 2020

How to decide the type of iron you need. Making this decision before buying a hair iron is crucial. You do not want to be tricked in to buying an iron that does not iron your hair properly. So you decide for yourself. Take a good look at your hair and decide whether is straight, [...]

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Six US Air Force B-52 bombers make symbolic sweep over all NATO members

Current would-be hot spots include various points along NATO’s eastern flank — such as the Baltics and the High North — where countries fear Russian forces are probing defenses. In addition, the popular uprising in Belarus against the country’s Moscow-backed, autocratic president, Alexander Lukashenko, has the potential to spill into neighboring Poland or the Baltic [...]

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For US Air Force pilots, the toughest training flights are going virtual

“When you think about great power competition and where we might have to fight — shipping out to fight a China or Russia, particularly — there is no live training venue for the joint force, certainly for the Air Force, that’s big enough, that has the threat density that can replicate what China or Russia [...]

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2 Russian aircraft make ‘unsafe’ intercept of US Air Force B-52 bomber

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Article source: https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/29/politics/russian-aircraft-us-bomber-black-sea/index.html

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US Army’s ‘cloud in the sky’ should be on board by late 2024

“We took a look at Army Futures Command’s guidance on exactly what those combat aviation brigades would have in them and what would be enduring. For example, the Apache would be there indefinitely,” Todd said. “We also found that the requirements for data, the transport of and use of was exponential. So ultimately it’s a [...]

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200 US Army soldiers deployed to help fight wildfires

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Officials with the National Interagency Fire Center say about 200 active duty U.S. Army soldiers are being mobilized to help fight wildfires across the western United States. It’s the first active duty mobilization for wildfire support since 2018. More than 5900 square miles (15280 square kilometers) have burned so far this [...]

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Weber County recruits to U.S. Army lauded as they prepare to serve – Standard

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Eddie Quimby, center, addresses a group of new U.S. Army recruits during a swearing-in ceremony for them on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Ogden. Some go to basic training in days, others are delayed entry enlistees. Article source: https://www.standard.net/news/military/weber-county-recruits-to-u-s-army-lauded-as-they-prepare-to-serve/article_af447f99-0a9f-55a0-9a82-31a0d6fd3636.html

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Coast Guard Watch opens fire on shark to protect crew in the water

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Article source: https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/27/us/shark-coast-guard-trnd/index.html

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Coast Guard search for fishing boat off north Florida coast

JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. — The U.S. Coast Guard said it is looking for a missing charter fishing boat that put out a mayday call near the northeast Florida coast off Jacksonville. The fishing vessel, Drop Hook Charters, sent out a distress signal call around 2 p.m. Saturday, two hours after it had been boarded by [...]

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