rockets

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September 24, 2018 | Source: Fox News (Warrior Maven), foxnews.com, 28 August 2018, Kris Osborn
he Army is starting formal production of a new Self-Propelled Howitzer variant engineered for faster movement, better structural protection, improved drive-train ability, new...
March 12, 2018 | Source: National Defense, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 24 January 2018, Connie Lee
The Air Force Research Laboratory’s initiative to help lessen the service’s reliance on Russia’s RD-180 rocket engine has passed a major milestone, according to service officials...
February 26, 2018 | Source: Space News, spacenews.com, 30 October 2017, Caleb Henry
SpaceX’s Oct. 30 launch of the Koreasat-5A telecommunications satellite doubled the number of Falcon 9 missions completed in a single year and tied the company with United Launch...
February 15, 2018 | Source: Popular Mechanics, popularmechanics.com, 28 March 2017, Kyle Mizokami
Sometimes one or two rockets just won't do, and you need 239 or 240. That's the thinking behind the Jobari Defense Systems Multiple Cradle Launcher (MCL). Developed in the United...
February 12, 2018 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, 27 October 2017, Joseph Trevithick
After demonstrating its ability to fire artillery rockets from decks of U.S. Navy ships, the U.S. Marine Corps now says it is interested in a similar, but super-compact mobile...
What are the potential risks to the U.S. energetic materials supply chain? DSIAC staff conducted research on the energetic materials supply chain and provided links to a...
2017 Threat Weapons and Effects Training
May 2 2017 to May 4 2017
Conflicts and threats have highlighted the need for the survivability of our aircraft and force protection of our troops. This training will address issues related to the...
January 15, 2018 | Source: The Verge, theverge.com, 7 August 2017, Loren Grush
Aerospace startup Rocket Lab says it knows why the first test launch of its small rocket failed to reach orbit in May. The failure had nothing to do with the rocket itself, but...
December 4, 2017 | Source: Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report, GAO-18-45, October 2017, gao.gov
Over the past two decades, the solid rocket motor (SRM) industrial base has undergone various changes including consolidation and recent expansion. Specifically, since 1995, the...
Low Earth Orbit
A NEW VISION The last decade has seen a resurgence of NASA’s bold visions, from returning humans to the moon after a 50-year hiatus to colonizing Mars. President George W. Bush...