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Lockheed Martin wins $17B missile defense contract

HUNTSVILLE -- Huntsville-based operations continue to take the lead in the nation's missile defense capability. Monday, the Missile Defense Agency, whose headquarters are in Huntsville,...

Boeing-managed Aegis defense system 3, Iranian ballistic missiles 0

HUNTSVILLE – The distance from Alabama to Israel is roughly 7,000 miles as the crow flies, but that separation didn’t keep a Rocket City...

UAH leads national coalition to advance cybersecurity education with $3.2M DOD grant

HUNTSVILLE – The University of Alabama in Huntsville is leading a four-university coalition to advance cybersecurity education through Virtual Internship and Varied Innovative Demonstrations...

ULA Delta IV Heavy launch finale delayed

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- After a delay Thursday due to high winds, the final launch of a United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket...

Highway sign commemorates Guardsmen who perished in North Alabama helicopter crash

HARVEST -- A highway sign from State Rep. Andy Whitt is honoring Tennessee National Guard Chief Officer Daniel Wadham and Chief Warrant Officer Danny...

House passes Strong biodetection bill unanimously

WASHINGTON — Recognizing the threats of bioterrorism, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed U.S. Rep. Dale W. Strong’s “DHS Biodetection Improvement Act.” This legislation...

TekFive, Iron Bow form SBA mentor-protégé joint venture

HERNDON, Va. -- Huntsville-based TekFive and Iron Bow Technologies of Herndon, Va.,  have formed a strategic joint venture: Verous Technologies. In a news release, the...

Astrion secures $910M Army T&E contract through joint venture with ASRI

HUNTSVILLE – Newly launched Astrion didn't waste any time getting into orbit of Army contracts. The company was awarded a five-year, $910 million Redstone Test...

Lockheed Martin continues progress on Next Generation Interceptor program

HUNTSVILLE -- So-called "rogue nations" are a growing threat to the U.S. and other countries. These countries are sanctuary to terrorists and, in some...

Parry Labs moves to larger facility, adds employees

HUNTSVILLE – In addition to expanding its operations, Parry Labs of Huntsville is adding to its staff. “We are excited to move the Parry Labs...