Aero-News Network: The aviation and aerospace world's daily/real-time news and information service
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

Hide/Show Archive Navigation.

All News

April 25, 2005

Remembering Desert One

Aborted Attempt To Rescue Iran Embassy Hostages

The US Monday honored eight American servicemen who died trying to rescue American hostages in Iran 25 years ago.

Read More

Marines Honor Fallen Osprey Co-Pilot

Camp Lejeune Bridge Renamed In Honor Of Major Brooks Gruber

Most of us didn't remember. But it was five years ago on Friday that an experimental V-22 Osprey went down during a training exercise in the Arizona desert, killing 19 Marines. Friday, one of those Marines, co-pilot Major Brooks Gruner, was honored near his home base of Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. The people of Jacksonville, NC, have renamed a bridge leading to the base Major Brooks Gruner Bridge.

Read More

Northrop Teaming With EADS For Tanker Competition?

Congress Skeptical

EADS and Northrop Grumman are reported to be in negotiations to compete against Boeing for the next generation of refueling tankers.

Read More

C-130J Drops Five Bundles

Look Out Below

C-130J Hercules are now dropping up to five large bundles of supplies. A C130J successfully completed the first  five-bundle sequential low velocity airdrop at Edwards Air Force Base last Tuesday.

Read More

Eisenhower Welcomes Hawkeyes '2000'

The “Screwtops” of Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 123 landed on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (Ike) (CVN 69) April 17 with new modifications as the ship commenced another round of carrier qualifications.

Read More





© 2007 - 2024 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC