Lockheed Martin’s Modernized TACMS Missile Successfully Completes Sixth Consecutive Flight Test

Lockheed Martin’s Modernized TACMS Missile Successfully Completes Sixth Consecutive Flight Test

DALLAS, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile successfully completed a long-range mission in its sixth consecutive successful flight at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.

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Exmouth RNLI volunteers officially name their new ‘workhorse’ George Bearman II

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PR220517-1 Pauline Smith names George Bearman II with Helm, Roger Jackson.

PR220517-2 Molly Stott presents to Pauline Smith and receives flowers from Martin Gregory.

A Naming and Dedication ceremony took place at Exmouth lifeboat station for the second D class lifeboat provided by Pauline Smith, in memory of her grandfather, George Bearman.

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Remote controlled ships could sail Baltic within three years; Start-up containership company buys its first 7 ships

Remote controlled ships could sail Baltic within three years
Remote controlled ships could sail Baltic within three years
May 22, 2017 — Fully remote controlled vessels could be operating in the Baltic Sea in three years, with autonomous commercial traffic following by 2025. That’s the vision of the One Sea Autonomous Maritime Ecosystem. Founded last year, One Sea is led by Helsinki, Finland, headquartered DIMECC Oy.

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Samui Regatta – AY Race Report 1

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Goto AY Race Report 1Samui Regatta – Crews searching for speed advantages…
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May 22nd, Koh Samui, Thailand: After a very entertaining Opening Day party, at Zico’s Brazilian Bar & Grill, the sailors got down to the serious business of racing, under a magnificent blue sky and a brisk 12 to 14 knot South Westerly. As many of the yachts have come over 1500nm to compete here, the crews were ready to strut their stuff, right from the very start and keen to find some speed advantage over their competitors. With the wind predicted to fade away in the next couple of days, PRO Ross Chisholm fired away three windward / leeward races in quick succession and got the regatta off to a flying start. Goto AY Race Report 1 and Photo Gallery for the latest images.

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EU cybersecurity agency seeks funds and power to police attacks

The EU cybersecurity agency ENISA will receive a makeover in September when the European Commission renews its mandate amid a whirlwind of new cybersecurity measures. The director of the Athens-based agency has been requesting a larger budget to deal with the rise in attacks on internet-connected devices.

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Waves Technologies selects Cessna Grand Caravan EX to launch new UK-based air taxi service

GENEVA (May 22, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced during the 2017 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) it has secured an order from Waves Technologies Ltd for a Cessna Grand Caravan EX utility turboprop. The aircraft is expected to deliver in the coming months and will support the launch of Waves’ new on-demand, user-driven air taxi service for the U.K. Channel Islands.

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Travel Service named as first European Citation Longitude customer

GENEVA (May 22, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced during the 2017 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) its first order from a European customer for the super-midsize Cessna Citation Longitude. Travel Service, the largest Czech Republic-based airline, will add the Longitude to its fleet of four Cessna Citation Sovereign aircraft used for business jet charter services.

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