Intern Poster Exposition to be Held Aug. 5 at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center
On Aug. 5, more than 140 interns at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, will participate in a poster exposition to highlight the completion of their summer internships. Media are invited to view the poster designs along with Marshall Center Deputy Director Teresa Vanhooser and talk with the interns and Marshall team members about their recent work experiences. Throughout ...
Javelin Joint Venture Demonstrates Vehicle-Mounted Missile Launch
Orlando FL (SPX) Jul 31, 2014 The Raytheon and Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture recently fired a Javelin missile from a remote weapon station integrated onto a wheeled vehicle at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama. The test demonstrated Javelin's vehicle-launch capability to an international customer that has expressed interest in purchasing vehicles integrated with Javelin. The ...
Activists call for support of immigrant children if housed in Alabama
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Alabama lawmakers have drafted legislation to prevent immigrant children from being placed at military bases nationwide. It comes after Governor Bentley confirmed Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery was being considered as one such location. In a statement to WHNT News 19, Representative Mo Brooks wrote: “Military bases are for national security, […]
Alabama 8th graders ranked 50th in nation for math, 47th for Reading
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The National Assessment of Education Progress (NEAP) test garnered some hard news for Alabama. The longest, and largest national progress test ranked 8th graders 50th in math in the nation. Fourth graders ranked 47th. Students scored marginally better in reading and science, but still trail the pack. Only 25% of 8th were rated as proficient […]
Local company finalist in startup competition
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - Ten Alabama companies are vying for a chance to win a share of $300,000 to help promote their start-up businesses. One of those companies is in Huntsville, Clemons Coding Com