May 31, 2020

Debate Reopens on Atlantic Wind Farm Project

Wind Farm

The Maryland Public Service Commission is reopening discussion about a wind turbine project in the Atlantic off the shores of Ocean City after developers of the project say they want to build the turbines more than 200 feet taller that originally proposed.

New Presidential Helicopter Fleet on Schedule

Presidential Helicopter Fleet

Sikorsky is four years into its $1.2 billion contract to replace the president’s helicopter fleet with its VH-92A in 2019.

‘Swarmbots’ Overtaking Unmanned Systems

Kilobot_robot_swarm

“Swarmbots” work like termites, and both the Navy and Marines are touted them as the next frontier of unmanned aircraft

Morning Coffee: Defense Industry Faces Future Challenges

The 2013 Top-Performing Companies study suggests that the defense industry is prospering but a closer look reveals challenges in the years ahead.

Morning Coffee

A morning roundup of news from Pax River, NAVAIR, the Pentagon and beyond.