1. USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Commissioning Publication

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    On July 22, 2017, the U.S. Navy commissioned USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). The ship is the first new design for an aircraft carrier since the USS Nimitz (CVN 68). USS Gerald R. Ford is equipped with two newly designed reactors and has greatly increased electrical capacity over its predecessors, and features an Electromagnetic Aircraft...
  2. NASA Langley Research Center Turns 100

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    In the hundred years since its establishment, NASA’s Langley Research Center (LaRC) has been at the leading edge of aerospace achievement, scientific discoveries, and technological breakthroughs. Established on July 17, 1917, the nation’s first civilian aeronautical research laboratory has played a proud and ongoing role as a comprehensive, world-class center for...
  3. Latest Magazine | Air Force Research Lab Materials and Manufacturing Directorate 100 (AFRL/RX) Anniversary

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    2017 will be an important milestone year for AFRL as it celebrates its establishment via the creation of the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate (AFRL/RX). The Directorate was established in 1917 as the Materials Section of the U.S. Army Signal Corps at McCook Field in Dayton, Ohio. From those early years...
  4. Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future: 75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor

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    To coincide with the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Faircount Media Group produced in partnership with the 75th Commemoration Pearl Harbor Committee a commemorative publication, entitled “Pearl Harbor: 75th Anniversary – Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future.” The publication chronicles this historic moment as well as examines the lessons...
  5. Air Force Office of Scientific Research: Turning Scientific Discovery into Air Force Opportunity

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    “AFOSR technological breakthroughs enjoyed by millions today, such as lasers, GPS, and the computer mouse trace their scientific roots to research first funded by AFOSR and many others can be found in today’s modern aircraft and weapons systems.” In 2016, as part of the 60th anniversary celebration of the AFOSR, Faircount...
  6. 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act

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    Adding to Faircount’s ever-growing list of publications produced for the outdoors is the latest edition “50 Years of American Wilderness” published to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, signed on September 3, 1964. The publication has been produced in partnership with Wilderness 50, a special advisory committee compromised...