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Redstone Rocket

While employment might bring a large number of residents to the Tennessee Valley, the scenic landscape is one of the reasons they put down roots.
Redstone Arsenal is participating in this year’s Feds Feed Families food donation drive during August.
Decatur operation relies on donations, volunteers
Darius Rucker, with special guest David Nail, performed for an appreciative crowd Sunday at the Redstone Activity Field.
On Saturday, the fourth annual Rhythms, Brew and Barbecue Festival took place at the activities field on Redstone Arsenal.
The Army Materiel Command and Team Redstone celebrated Women’s Equality Day with an observance program Aug. 19 at Bob Jones Auditorium.
Solar electric power eyed for the future
The Army Family Action Plan is an Armywide initiative to identify issues or concerns to improve the overall quality of life for active duty, National Guard and Reserve Soldiers, retirees and their …
St. Francis de Sales said, “It is to those who have the most need of us that we ought to show our love more especially.”
There’s more than food served up with a meal at Manna House of Huntsville.

US Army Materiel Command

Thirty-six U.S. Army logistics units will be honored at the Pentagon at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, September 10, at the 10th Annual Chief of Staff of the Army's Combined Logistics Excellence Awards (CLEA) …
For his first visit to Blue Grass Army Depot, Gen. Dennis L. Via, commander of Army Materiel Command, arrived in style Wednesday morning via Black Hawk Helicopter from Lexington Blue Grass Airport, …
Labor Day celebrates the achievements of the American worker and their profound impact in the development of our Nation. It is a day where we, as Americans, can truly appreciate how far we have …
Two Soldiers attached to the Mission and Installation Contracting Command are among those exemplifying the Army profession through their acquisition certification efforts.
A civilian general engineer from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering Directorate receives the honor of being selected as one of the recipients of the 2013 Louis …
Army Materiel Command tapped an engineer from the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command's communications-electronics center, or CERDEC, for one of 10 distinguished 2013 Louis …
TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- A Tobyhanna Army Depot maintenance professional continues one man's legacy of service to the Army Ordnance Corps -- nearly 400 years later.
Unlike many of the men and women lining the field for the final shoot off of the President's Hundred rifle competition July 22 in Camp Perry, Ohio, Stephen Reed was not a current or former military …
The helicopter in view of James Lackey's AMRDEC office says it all -- where he's been, who he's always wanted to be and where he is headed.
Maj. Gen. Kevin O'Connell, commanding general of U.S. Army Sustainment Command, held a town hall meeting for ASC headquarters staff personnel in Heritage Hall, at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., Aug. 27.

Military Science and Technology

Inside the Improved Moving Target Simulator, Fort Sill's (Okla.) newest Avenger crewmembers are encapsulated in training necessary to take down enemy aerial targets.
The U.S. Army is testing systems to improve how fuel is monitored and tracked across the battlefield, officials said.
In an era of downsizing and budget cuts, placing the right Soldiers in the right jobs, keeping them healthy and optimizing their physical performance have never been more important.
The Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Fort Gordon, Georgia, is the first U.S. Army medical treatment facility to offer endoscopic procedures using the Apollo OverStitch Endoscopic Suturing System.
A team of U.S. Army Reserve officers is participating in Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2014, in South Korea, to engage with Soldiers about their technological needs.
The Directorate of Ammunition Operations at Pine Bluff Arsenal, Arkansas, achieved a major quality milestone July 2, 2014, when it produced its three millionth M18 colored smoke grenade without a …
Important information and helpful links on sleep, activity and nutrition -- the three components of Performance Triad -- are now available as an app that can be downloaded to any smartphone.
The senior Army leader responsible for equipping the nation's Soldiers with everything they wear, shoot, drive, fly and eat made his first-ever visit to McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, Oklahoma.
Heidi Shyu, assistant secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology Shyu, provided the keynote address at National Defense Industrial Association's Ground Robotics Capabilities …
The F-35 Joint Program Office has selected the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center to perform independent software safety analyses of the next-generation strike …

NASA News

Students from Mississippi and Louisiana will gather at the INFINITY Science Center in Pearlington, Mississippi, for a long-distance call with NASA astronauts currently orbiting Earth aboard the …
Media accreditation now is open to attend an event marking the move of NASA's Orion spacecraft at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The spacecraft will be transferred from the Neil …
NASA's twin Van Allen Probes will celebrate on Saturday two years of studying the sun’s influence on our planet and near-Earth space. The probes, shortly after launch in August 2012, discovered a …
NASA has successfully tested the most complex rocket engine parts ever designed by the agency and printed with additive manufacturing, or 3-D printing, on a test stand at NASA's Marshall Space Flight …
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has spotted an eruption of dust around a young star, possibly the result of a smashup between large asteroids. This type of collision can eventually lead to the …
Astronomers have for the first time caught a glimpse of the earliest stages of massive galaxy construction. The building site, dubbed “Sparky,” is a dense galactic core blazing with the light of …
NASA officials Wednesday announced they have completed a rigorous review of the Space Launch System (SLS) -- the heavy-lift, exploration class rocket under development to take humans beyond Earth …
NASA officials will hold a media teleconference at 4 p.m. EDT today to discuss the agency’s progress on the Space Launch System (SLS), the heavy-lift rocket under development to take humans beyond …
NASA has completed a complex series of tests on one of the largest composite cryogenic fuel tanks ever manufactured, bringing the aerospace industry much closer to designing, building, and flying …
NASA’s Pluto-bound New Horizons spacecraft has traversed the orbit of Neptune. This is its last major crossing en route to becoming the first probe to make a close encounter with distant Pluto on …
 
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