Aerospace and Defense Press Releases
MassVentures, the venture capital arm of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, named Metamagnetics as one of 10 winners of the 2013 START program. START is a $6 million initiative to help growing companies commercialize technologies developed under Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) contracts. Selected from more than 90 applicants, Metamagnetics received a grant of $100,000 under the 2013 Stage I program for its high frequency self-biased circulators. This is the second Stage I award for Metamagnetics. In 2012, the company won for its high frequency power cores program. Based on its success towards commercialization with the 2012 Stage I grant, it was one of five companies to receive a follow-on $200,000 START Stage II grant.
Metamagnetics, Inc. was recently awarded three new Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase I grants from the NASA, NAVSEA and the Office of Naval Research. The company has won 10 SBIR contracts since 2010. Based on the results achieved in Phase I, which include establishing the scientific and technical merit, feasibility and commercial potential of the proposed R&D efforts by the small business awardees’, federal agencies provide further support in the form of Phase II awards. Metamagnetics has a 100% success rate transitioning from Phase I to Phase II for its five Navy SBIR awards. Below are the three recently funded SBIR projects with Metamagnetics as the primary contractor:
Over 100 families will join GO-Science on a Journey Through Space and Time on Sunday, November 24th from 2 to 4 PM at the Tipsy Teapot in Greenville, NC to celebrate two new exciting GO-Science programs.
North State Aviation, recognized for providing some of the best aerospace jobs NC has to offer, recently announced that they have landed a new contract with their largest customer, United Airlines. As a result of this recent deal, at least 60 new jobs will be coming to the Winston-Salem area, augmenting the North State Aviation’s existing employment base of over 200 people. Right now is an ideal time for anyone in the aviation industry to apply for high paying North Carolina aviation jobs with great benefits at North State Aviation.
Once an individual obtains their private pilot license they can take command of an aircraft, airship or balloon on a not for pay basis. Skytrader.com is a new site set-up to help private pilots buy and sell light sports aircraft, helicopters, hang gliders, engines, propellers and many other kinds of flying paraphernalia including real estate, clothing, etc.
The American Academy of Dermatology has revealed that as much as 85% of the world’s population will get acne at some point in their lives. Acne not only affects the skin, but it can have an effect on a person’s mood. Severe types of acne like cystic acne can be both painful and distressing because of their physical appearance on the skin. And it is not just teenagers who get acne; people can also start to develop acne for the first time well into their thirties.
LoPresti BoomBeam HID lights improve range and increase safety. Recently a customer had this to say about his BoomBeam HID lights.
SR International Logistics, a well-known freight forwarding company, now offers reliable international shipping forwarding service to their clients. They have real experience in dealing with all critical cargo, shipping and freight forwarding and hence can easily handle all client requirements.
M&N Aviation offers luxury private jets to customers looking for a memorable experience with exceptional service quality. M&N Aviation, being an acclaimed aviation company, aims at providing luxury, safety and security to its clientele.
The products that first made a name for themselves in the aircraft industry are returning to Las Vegas for the 2013 SEMA Show. International AERO Products, AERO, will be exhibiting at the show held at the Las Vegas Convention Center November 5 through November 8. This year they plan on introducing attendees to new products and more.
ORBIT Communication Systems, one of the world's most innovative providers of ground station solutions for earth observation and remote sensing applications, has just launched a game-changing new product family – known as the Gaia (TM) series.
Leveraging upon the success of the FLE 1100 Fluorescence Detector, Go!Foton announces the high volume availability of a fiber-optic fluorescence detector in a form factor smaller than a business card.
908 Devices has received $7M in Series B funding, which included new investment from Schlumberger and follow-on investments from ARCH Venture Partners, Razor’s Edge Ventures and University of Tokyo Edge Capital (UTEC).
Twelve years after Jihad terrorist hi-jacked Boeing built planes to attack the Twin Towers in New York City, flight safety is still a major concern, according to Daryl Guberman, a quality consultant professional and President of Guberman-PMC, LLC. It is the opinion of Guberman that together, a number of well-known aviation manufacturers, major registration companies, and the country's largest quality systems accreditation body, have been increasing profits by neglecting quality and therefore possibly compromising safety for airline passengers and crew. These manufacturers, according to Guberman-PMC's research are mostly ISO9001:2008 & AS9100 Rev C certified by and overseen by the major registration companies, which in turn are under the guidance of the country’s largest quality systems accreditation body.
According to the Tahoe Daily Tribune, as on August 27, 2013, 80 percent of the American fire burning in the Tahoe National Forest is now contained. This fire, which appears to be man-made, ignited the afternoon of August 10, 2013 and approximately 3,800 firefighters work to contain the blaze. "Equipment remains an essential part of this firefighting effort and TGH Aviation opted to contribute to the efforts of the firefighters by offering use of a temporary hangar to Aspen Avionics to repair helicopters used in the firefight. This is our community and we want to do our part to bring this blaze under control and help those affected return to a normal life although we aren't actually performing any of the repair work," Shannan Reineck of TGH Aviation declares.
This project team is looking for funding to complete the project of a two-seater tandem composite aircraft. This project is 70% complete, but the team has run out of funds to finish whole project.
Buying a gun safe has been made easy and less complicated by the guns safe and vaults leader, GunSafes.com. These gun safes offer more than a place to store guns, they can also be utilized for keeping memorabilia, valuables, legal documents, etc. Gun safes from the house of GunSafes.com are an investment for a family’s irreplaceable items. Previously, Gunsafes.com offered free shipping on products worth $50, but now the company offers free shipping on all products regardless of the price.
Becoming a helicopter pilot is a lifelong goal for many people. Helicopter pilots earn a competitive salary and have the freedom to explore the world like few people ever get to do. Every year, new pilots graduate from helicopter training and begin work in one of the most unique fields available today.
Gaetano Marano is seeking funds to design the basic concept of a better and cheaper SLS, and then suggest it for future space explorations.
Many people love a bit of a collection and at The Space Collective, there are enough collectables for anyone who's even remotely interested in Space. But with this online space store you don't just have your regular collection of posters of the moon and certain galaxies. No. You get genuine space artefacts that have come from beyond our planet and even from beyond our moon.
Construction sites and large buildings accumulate a huge amount of garbage. People should use the right method while disposing of waste materials from construction sites. One should use a dumpster while throwing off garbage from big buildings or construction. There are many good sources from where one can get a dumpster. If you are residing in Casa Grande, AZ, you should give a call to Casa Grande Dumpster Rental Company. This company deals in dumpster rental services.
Bodkin Design and Engineering, LLC (BD&E) is an electro-optic system and solutions research and design firm serving the biomedical and healthcare industries. Bodkin developed a beta prototype by using unique biomedical sensors to monitor capillary refill time more objectively. This project was undertaken in partnership with Dr. Vassillios Bezzerides, who invented the device, at Boston Children’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts to measure dehydration in infants. In close collaboration, and funded by the Center for Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technolog y (CIMIT) Bodkin Design was contracted to develop a beta prototype to be used for data collection in clinical trials.
908 Devices, an innovator in point-of-use chemical analysis, continues to benefit from its research partnership with the group of Prof. J. Michael Ramsey at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH). The Ramsey team made a total of eight research presentations at the American Society of Mass Spectrometry Conference in June, all advancing the rapidly evolving field of High Pressure Mass Spectrometry (HPMS™).
REVA Air Ambulance is pleased to announce that following a comprehensive audit of its medical techniques and facilities, the National Accreditation Alliance of Medical Transport Applications has awarded REVA with NAAMTA's full medical transport accreditation. As a result, REVA is now considered a NAAMTA Alliance member. REVA Air Ambulance Company, which operates domestic and international medical flight services, is the result of the merger of FAA Air Carrier Certificate holder Aero Jet International, Inc., and Air Ambulance Professionals.
More than a hundred year ago, there were more than 900 motorized carriage manufacturers in Europe alone, while one man had invented a method to produce motorized carriages faster, easier and relatively of good quality. Because of fast production and structured work force, this motorized vehicle became available for the masses around the world. This way era of automobile industry has begun and it was Henry Ford, who started it. People began to travel small distances faster and easier.
Cessna Aircraft Company’s Milwaukee Citation Service center has just completed its first Citation X customer installation of the LoPresti Next Generation HID BoomBeam Lights.
The RRA Center, developer of the world's first automated human credibility and risk assessment system, has created a portable vetting kit for military Special Operations Forces. The kit was designed to offer an alternative to the problematic handheld polygraph which, according to US Department of Defense (DoD) studies, can only correctly identify the truth 50% of the time.