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Meade Introduces a Far-Out Way to Discover the Universe
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Exploring the night sky and connecting with the stars will be made both easy and entertaining with Meade Instruments' (Nasdaq:MEAD) recently released handheld, interactive multi-media guide, mySKY(tm). This lightweight product lets users discover and learn about more than 30,000 celestial objects in its database. Users can simply point mySKY at an object in the night sky, click the trigger and experience the universe. Images, video and audio descriptions can be accessed through its LCD screen and ear buds, making mySKY unlike anything else on the market. With an introductory price of $399, mySKY will allow everyone to connect with the cosmos like never before.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Selects BRPH Companies, Inc. to Design the KC-30 Production Center in Mobile, Alabama
MELBOURNE, Fla., Oct. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has selected Melbourne, Fla.-based BRPH Companies, Inc. to lead a multi-firm team to design the KC-30 Production Center in Mobile, Ala. The facility will be used for the final integration of refueling and military-specific systems for the KC-30 Tanker aircraft, Northrop Grumman's offering in the U.S. Air Force's KC-135 replacement competition.