Flight Engineer

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Name: Flight Engineer
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Issue with spacesuits delays U.S. spacewalks on the ISS

Spacewalks scheduled for August have been postponed due to an issue with a fuse in one of the spacesuit batteriesTwo astronaut maintenance spacewalks on the InternationalSpace Station set for this month have been postponed by NASA because of apotential ... [Published Electronic Products - 5 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Russian cosmonauts launch Peruvian research satellite

Two Russian cosmonauts floating outside the International Space Station (ISS) have launched the Chasqui 1 research satellite.During the spacewalk, Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev deployed the science satellite, retrieved and installed experiment ... [Published Aerospace Technology - 11 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Global Strike Challenge 2014: Meet Malmstrom's 40th HS team members

Team Malmstrom’s 40th Helicopter Squadron team poses for a photograph after a training session at the squadron’s maintnenance bay Aug. 11. The team is one of nine from Malmstrom Air Force Base that will be competing in the Air Force Global Strike Challenge. ... [Published Malmstrom Air Force Base - 7 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

New Flock of Mini Satellites Launched From Station, Crew Packs Spacewalk Gear

The launch of more miniature satellites and cleanup activities following Monday’s Russian spacewalk were the focus of activities Tuesday aboard the orbiting International Space Station.The station’s six-man Expedition 40 crew began the day a bit later ... [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 19 2014]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Space Cooperation With U.S. Not Affected by Ukraine, Russian Official Says

NASA Expedition 40 Soyuz Commander Maxim Suraev of the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, bottom, Flight Engineer Reid Wiseman of NASA, center, and Flight Engineer Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency, ESA, top, wave farewell prior to boarding ... [Published Moscow Times - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Station Spacewalkers Deploy Nanosatellite, Install and Retrieve Science

Image Caption: While Flight Engineer Alexander Skvortsov retrieves hardware inside the International Space Station's Pirs airlock, Flight Engineer Oleg Artemyev stretches his legs. Credit: NASA TVNASATwo Expedition 40 spacewalkers, clad in Russian Orlan ... [Published Red Orbit - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. commercial cargo ship delivery mission ends as Canadarm2 releases Cygnus

Orbital Sciences Cygnus commercial cargo craft completed a month-long delivery mission to the International Space Station Friday when it was released from the grips of the Canadarm2 robotic arm at 6:40 a.m. EDT. Cygnus is now orbiting on its own, separating ... [Published Science Daily - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Secret US Drone Program that Killed JFK's Eldest Brother

[embedded content]The Ryan Firebee is widely considered the first true UAV developed by the US military, however, it was far from their first attempt. Take Operation Aphrodite, which loaded B-17s with high explosives and remotely crashed them into enemy ... [Published Gizmodo - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Europe’s ATV Docks with ISS

Europe's Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) made a smooth computer-controlled docking with the International Space Station. The vehicle's main job was to perform cargo delivery of 7.3 tons of fuel, water, experiments and other things.The unmanned resupply ... [Published French Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

ISS Astronaut Sets Up CCF Experiment

NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman, Expedition 40 flight engineer, has installed Capillary Channel Flow (CCF) experiment hardware in the Microgravity Science Glovebox (MSG) located in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station. CCF is a versatile ... [Published Laboratory Equipment - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

VIDEO: Lancasters make aviation history

Two Lancaster bombers have made aviation history by flying together on the south coast for their first public display as a pair.The planes were the star attraction on the opening day of the four-day Eastbourne Airbourne.Former flight engineer and bomb ... [Published BBC - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Humanitarian Top Gun

Many things make the U.S. a military superpower, and not all of them involve blowing things up. The airdrops of food, water, and other supplies to besieged Yazidi civilians in Iraq highlight a corner of the U.S. military that gets little media attention--but ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 14 2014]

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"Skvortsov and Artemyev also installed the EXPOSE-R2 experiment package on the exterior of the Zvezda service module."
"[The International Space Station, or ISS] is in absolutely no way affected [by the Ukraine conflict]" Vladimir Solovyev, the Federal Space Agency's head of the Russian segment of the space station, was cited Tuesday as saying by news agency Interfax
...gives us the opportunity to open new fields to our own specific geographic and social reality application," the university says on its web site. "It is also, from an academic point of view, a tool that facilitates collaboration (and) trains students and teachers with real-world experience in satellites."
Purser added, "Those [service members] shared the same pride and discipline in their service that our Soldiers do today. They taught us that you can move on and succeed, and we need to recognize them just as we would our current Soldiers.”"

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Issue with spacesuits delays U.S. spacewalks on... [Published Electronic Products - 5 hours ago]
Global Strike Challenge 2014: Meet Malmstrom's ... [Published Malmstrom Air Force Base - 7 hours ago]
Russian cosmonauts launch Peruvian research sat... [Published Aerospace Technology - 11 hours ago]
Space Cooperation With U.S. Not Affected by Ukr... [Published Moscow Times - 22 hours ago]
New Flock of Mini Satellites Launched From Stat... [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 19 2014]
Digital Bangladesh to make life hassle-free [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Aug 19 2014]
Station Spacewalkers Deploy Nanosatellite, Inst... [Published Red Orbit - Aug 19 2014]
Spacewalk underway outside International Space ... [Published Spaceflight Now - Aug 18 2014]
Station Spacewalkers to Deploy Nanosatellite, I... [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 18 2014]
US Army- Air Force veteran recognized for his a... [Published DVIDS - Aug 18 2014]
Everything you wanted to know about the future ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 18 2014]
Louis R. “Sonny” Palma, former Town of Evans co... [Published Buffalo News - Aug 18 2014]
James Williams [Published Santa Ynez Valley News - Aug 17 2014]
U.S. commercial cargo ship delivery mission end... [Published Science Daily - Aug 17 2014]
Sir G’s death rekindles memories of Samora Mach... [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 16 2014]
Why The US Air Force Should Reorganize Itself T... [Published Business Insider - Aug 15 2014]
The 9 Most Heroic Airline Pilots Of All Time [Published Business Insider - Aug 15 2014]
Cygnus cargo spacecraft flies away from space s... [Published Spaceflight Now - Aug 15 2014]
Daniel Kendal: Educating the Students of Today... [Published Huffington Post UK - Aug 15 2014]
The Secret US Drone Program that Killed JFK's E... [Published Gizmodo - Aug 15 2014]
Cygnus Commercial Cargo Ship ‘Janice Voss’ Fini... [Published Universe Today - Aug 15 2014]
ISS Astronaut Sets Up CCF Experiment [Published Laboratory Equipment - Aug 15 2014]
WWII warplanes draw fans of all ages [Published Charleston Gazette - Aug 15 2014]
Former Azusa City Councilman Lucio Diaz Cruz re... [Published SGV Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
Thank You For Your Service [Published Noodls - Aug 15 2014]
Free Vedic Maths course for kids [Published Times of India - Aug 15 2014]
ATV-5 Open for Business While Cygnus Closes Shop [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 15 2014]
ATV-5 Open for Business While Cygnus Closes Shop [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 14 2014]
VIDEO: Lancasters make aviation history [Published BBC - Aug 14 2014]
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Here’s how Israel managed to get three second h... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 22 2014]
When the Egyptian Air Force started attacking Tel Aviv on May 15, 1948, the day after Israel announced independence, the Jewish state felt the need to respond to the Egyptian air raids. In spite of the large U.S. market of World War II surplus equipment, ...
Book Review - "Sand and Fire" by Tom Young [Published BLACKFIVE - Jul 21 2014]
The following book review is a special for BlackFive readers provided by Elise Cooper. You can read all of our book reviews by clicking on the Books category link in the far right side bar. Sand And Fire, Tom Young’s latest, is a gripping military thriller. ...
After 6 decades, Alaska man gets medal for Berl... [Published Air Force Times - News - Jul 19 2014]
After a delay of more than six decades, Mike Perensovich has received the prestigious Air Medal for the some 200 missions he flew as a flight engineer in the Berlin Airlift. ...
Look Ma, No Hook: how a C-130 Hercules managed ... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 16 2014]
The story of  the C-130 Hercules that landed on USS Forrestal Even if, nowadays, the C-2 Greyhound is the biggest transport aircraft designed specifically for carrier operations , on Oct. 30 1963, in an attempt to investigate the possibilities of using ...
10 Questions With 3 Space Station Astronauts [Published TIME.com - Jul 10 2014]
Commander Steve Swanson and flight engineer Reid Wiseman, both from NASA, and German flight engineer Alexander Gerst are doing six-month tours in orbit. Via live video downlink on July 9, they filled us in on how they spend their days. What time did ...
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Missing plane: supporters defend staff integrity [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 18 2014]
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