Latest Issue: Military Aerospace Technology Worldwide coverage of aerospace transformation, airframes, spacecraft, UAVs, black boxes, missiles, airborne lasers, radars, surveillance systems, National Missile Defense, NASA, and Congressional initiatives. From research and development to procurement and operational support, MAT covers it all! en-us Kerrigan Media International, Inc. All rights reserved. Kerrigan Media International, Inc. /rss/ Wed, 10 Oct 2007 18:40:46 EST Military Aerospace Technology /images/e-logo.gif Space Defender Commander, Air Force Space Command Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. /article.cfm?DocID=1907 /article.cfm?DocID=1907 () Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST Global Space Protector Commander, United States Strategic Command Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. /article.cfm?DocID=1908 /article.cfm?DocID=1908 () Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST Protecting America?s Space Interests The contribution of space is critical to the United State?s strategic missile defense and intelligence community as well as homeland security, diplomacy and the economy. Emerging threats could challenge the nation?s space advantage. /article.cfm?DocID=1909 /article.cfm?DocID=1909 (By Rep. Terry Everett (R-Ala.)) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST A B-52 Standoff? The cancellation of the Air Force?s B-52 standoff jammer leaves the Navy shouldering that electronic warfare mission. The Air Force says it is studying the alternatives, but opinions differ whether it will get back into the game. /article.cfm?DocID=1910 /article.cfm?DocID=1910 (By Peter A. Buxbaum) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST A-10 Makeover On The Horizon The A-10 Thunderbolt II, aka the Warthog, has long been admired for its effectiveness in achieving its mission of close air support of ground forces. A comprehensive upgrade package for the aircraft is expected to move it from the analog to digital age. /article.cfm?DocID=1911 /article.cfm?DocID=1911 (By Michael Burnett) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST Blocking The Ballistic Threat The Missile Defense Agency has developed a multifaceted strategy to accomplish its mission. Spiral development in two-year blocks allows the agency to refine program objectives as technology becomes available. /article.cfm?DocID=1912 /article.cfm?DocID=1912 (By Peter A. Buxbaum) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST WMD Center Sparks Collaboration The Center for Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction at U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) has reached full operational capability. The USSTRATCOM WMD Center integrates and synchronizes efforts to combat global WMD proliferation. /article.cfm?DocID=1913 /article.cfm?DocID=1913 (By Michael Burnett) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST Hypersonic Strike The BGM-109 Tomahawk missile has served the Navy well, providing combat ships with the ability to strike targets on land or at seas from long ranges. The Navy is now seeking a missile with speeds up to 6 Mach to take out time-sensitive targets. /article.cfm?DocID=1914 /article.cfm?DocID=1914 (By Mickey McCarter) Wed, 21 Feb 2007 08:00:00 EST