Topic: Patuxent River
Drone carrier landing: The landing of the X-47B experimental aircraft means the Navy can move forward with its plans to develop another unmanned aircraft that will join the fleet alongside traditional airplanes to provide around-the-clock surveillance while also possessing a strike capability.
The eight new astronauts are expected to man some of NASA's boldest, most anticipated new missions, including travel to Mars.
F-35 jet: Hounded by controversy for much of the past two years, the F-35 has become the poster child for troubled, vastly over-budget military weapons programs.
01/06/2011 03:48 pm