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Texas Teen Repeats to Become First 2x Winner of Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition

Texas team crowned top state Mathlete® squad For the first time in the competition’s 35-year history, a teen Mathlete® won the Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Championship for the second year in a row. Luke Robitaille, a 14-year-old homeschooled eighth grader from Euless, Texas, is the 2018 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Champion, following an intense, elite competition at… Read More ›

Myrtle Beach’s #1 Airline Announces New Minneapolis-St. Paul — Myrtle Beach Service.

Spirit Airlines to begin nonstop service from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Myrtle Beach on April 12, 2018 MIRAMAR, Fla., Dec. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Is the winter chill already getting you down? Start planning your next family beach vacation or golf trip with friends thanks to Spirit Airlines’ (NASDAQ:SAVE) new seasonal service to the Carolina coast…. Read More ›

GE Aviation offering 25,000 reasons to buy a Thrush 510G

GE Aviation is offering a $25,000 discount on the next 15 H80 engines purchased for Thrush Aircraft, Inc.’s 510G aircraft. This limited-time offer makes it the best time ever for prospective customers to put a new 510G in their hangar. The savings are significant but offer is limited so interested buyers are encouraged to act… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Awarded $1.2 billion to Modernize Republic of Korea F-16s

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a $1.2 billion contract to upgrade 134 F-16 aircraft for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF). The upgrades are based on the advanced F-16V configuration. Among the enhancements are an Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar, a modern commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)-based avionics subsystem, a large-format, high-resolution center pedestal… Read More ›

GE Aviation pursues alternative fuel sources for its jet engine testing.

GE Aviation, which consumes more than 10 million gallons of jet fuel annually at its engine testing centers, will broaden its fuel source beginning in 2016.GE Aviation has signed an agreement to purchase cellulosic synthetic biofuel from The D’Arcinoff Group (DG), based in Washington, D.C., to be used for production and development testing of GE… Read More ›

2012 another great year for CFM as LEAP engine orders soar.

* Orders valued at $23.5 billion U.S. at list price * Production reaches historic high with nearly 1,420 engines produced. WEST CHESTER, Ohio. — 11 February 2013 — 2012 proved to be another outstanding year for CFM International (CFM) with the company logging orders for 898 commercial, military and spare CFM56 engines and firm orders and commitments… Read More ›

GE Investing $65 million in Dayton’s Aerospace Corridor.

-“GE Aviation will continue to grow its Dayton presence in a dramatic way,” said Lorraine Bolsinger, president and CEO of GE Aviation Systems, during her keynote address today at the Dayton Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting. In the past five years, GE Aviation has added 400 jobs at its three Dayton plants, initiated construction of… Read More ›

Rolls-Royce invests $10 million in Mount Vernon, Ohio site.

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today marked the construction of a new $10 million office building at its Mount Vernon, Ohio manufacturing site. The two-story, purpose built office facility will house approximately 300 people from the Rolls-Royce energy business located at Mount Vernon. Construction is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2012. Rolls-Royce site… Read More ›

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