Posts tagged as engineers

Race against time

Monday, December 16, 2019

Space engineers are racing against time to fix major faults in the robot probe they plan to send to Mars next year. The complex parachute system that should slow ExoMars – Europe’s largest ever planetary mission – as it plunges into the Martian atmosphere failed catastrophically during recent tests. As a result, the European Space Agency has called for emergency help from Nasa space engineers to help them save their stricken mission. New parachutes…

Joint Terminal Attack Controllers will be able to train in Kazlų Rūda Training Area

Monday, August 13, 2018

As conditions of training for both, our and allied soldiers, in Lithuania are further enhanced, the work is also ongoing at the Lithuanian Armed Forces Kazlų Rūda Training Area, district of Marijampolė. The work is approaching completion and certification of an air firing range complying with NATO standards where aircraft crews will be able to train delivering fire at ground targets and Joint Terminal Attack Controllers will be able to…