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Boeing awarded $1.6 billion Air Force contract

Boeing has been awarded a $1.6 billion contract from the U.S. Air Force for work on the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile that is supported at the company’s Huntsville site.

Mobile awards contract to clear land in hopes of winning Air Force tanker contract

Mobile has taken first steps to make space for a site where Lockheed Martin and Airbus can build the LMXT bridge tanker for the Air Force.

Community colleges plan workshops for military and veterans

Alabama Community College System is hosting workshops around the state to introduce active military, veterans and their families to college programs.

Torch Technologies leader adds parent company president to title

John Watson will serve as president of Starfish Holdings, and Brad Walker will serve as president of Torch Technologies.

Shelby secures billions for Alabama in final spending bill

Colleges, health care, ports, rockets, defense, highways and more benefit from federal funding package.

Austal christens USS Augusta

With a splash of bubbly over the bow, Austal USA christened the USS Augusta — the 17th Littoral Combat Ship built by the Mobile-based shipbuilder.

Northrop Grumman’s counter UAS system passes test

The Counter Unmanned Aerial System live fire test targeted the system’s quick integration of new sensors.

Northrop Grumman battle system completes final test

Successful test of the Integrated Battle Command System is last step before moving to full production; deployment in field.

Following the scent

Auburn's canine detection research helps keep the country safe.

Dynetics to lead hypersonics test platform team

Huntsville-based Dynetics has been awarded a contract to increase America’s capacity for hypersonic testing. The Department of Defense contract was awarded through the Naval Surface...

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