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88 DESIGN007 MAGAZINE I JUNE 2020 What It Takes to Be a Milaero Supplier, Part 4 E The decision to pursue military and aerospace (milaero) certification impacts every facet of the organization, and not every shop is pre- pared to make this transformation. This is the final article in a four-part series, breaking down what it takes. In Part 4, Anaya Vardya ex- plores what it takes to be a milaero supplier in the area of manufacturing. Photo Slideshow From Historic U.S. Launch Into Space E Hugs and cheers followed NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley as they made their way from the Dragon capsule into the In- ternational Space Station just before 3:30 p.m. EDT Sunday, marking the first successful leg of America's return to a full-fledged space pro- gram. We've put together a slideshow of some of our favorite images provided by NASA, from the preparations to liftoff to the final docking and entry into the International Space Station. From the Hill: MIL-PRF-31032 Offers a Rewarding Twist E If you are fabricating PWBs to military specifi- cations, the master drawing will state: "Fabri- cate to MIL-PRF-55110, MIL-PRF-50884, or MIL- PRF-31032." This sounds very complicated on the surface, but there is a rewarding "twist" if the fabricator is certified to MIL-PRF-31032. Mike Hill explains. Boeing Rolls Out First Loyal Wingman Unmanned Aircraft E A Boeing-led Australian industry team has presented the first unmanned Loyal Wingman aircraft to the Royal Australian Air Force, a historic milestone for the company and the Commonwealth. Defense Speak Interpreted: What's an RCV, and What Do Electronics Have to Do With It? E In "Defense Speak," RCV does not stand for ranked-choice voting, a remote control vehi- cle, a riot control vehicle, or a refuse collection vehicle, although the second one is close; it stands for a remote combat vehicle. Denny Fritz explores this concept and its defense applications. Airbus Wins ESA Contract to Construct Third European Service Module for NASA's Orion Spacecraft E The European Space Agency (ESA) has signed a contract with Airbus for the construction of the third European Service Module (ESM) for Orion, the American crewed spacecraft. The contract is worth around €250 million. SpaceX Manned Mission Promises More Success for Milaero and Electronics Manufacturing E On May 30, SpaceX became the first non-gov- ernmental organization to send human cargo into orbit and to a successful docking rendez- vous with the International Space Station (ISS). On June 1, Nolan Johnson spoke with milaero consultant and I-Connect007 columnist Mike Hill about the significance of this mission. Raytheon Technologies Supporting the Supply Chain E To support its small business suppliers, Raythe- on Technologies formed a Small Business Sup- plier Stimulus Team focused on coordinating support to its supply base. This team brings to- gether cross-functional members from each of the company's businesses, creating a hub of knowledge, expertise, and experience.

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