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Built in Arkansas: LMXT Strategic Tanker Boom Refueling System to be Produced in Western Arkansas

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 6:45pm

BETHESDA, Md., May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Airbus leaders announced today the aerial refueling boom system for the LMXT strategic tanker aircraft will be manufactured by Airbus in western Arkansas. Introduced in September 2021, the LMXT is Lockheed Martin's offering for the U.S. Air Force's KC-Y strategic tanker program.

Key Points: 
  • "Given the undisputed importance of the U.S. Air Force's strategic refueling mission, ensuring the LMXT is equipped with critical and relevant technologies for its refueling system is of paramount importance.
  • The LMXT is built on the combat-proven design of theAirbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT),which is the strategic tanking choice of 14 nations around the world.
  • Offering several distinct U.S. Air Force-only capabilities designed to meet operator requirements, the LMXT offers advantages likean established fly-by-wire aerial refueling boom.
  • "We are excited to continue expanding our U.S. footprint by partnering with the state of Arkansas to create the LMXT refueling boom production site and center of excellence.

United Applies to Launch Historic, First-Ever Nonstop Service between Washington, D.C. and Cape Town

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 6:00pm

CHICAGO, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines announced today it has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for three weekly nonstop flights between Washington, D.C. and Cape Town, South Africa. If approved, United's flights will become the first nonstop service ever between Washington D.C. and South Africa's legislative capital, Cape Town. This long-overdue route will benefit important government-to-government connections and increase communication and commerce with a region that has strong cultural ties to South Africa.

Key Points: 
  • If approved, United's flights will become the first nonstop service ever between Washington D.C. and South Africa's legislative capital, Cape Town.
  • If approved, the flights between Dulles and Cape Town will connect 55 cities across the United States to Cape Town, representing more than 90 percent of the entire U.S. travel demand to Cape Town.
  • The Washington D.C. to Cape Town route is the largest between the U.S. and South Africa without nonstop service.
  • United's proposed weekly flights will address this gap and complement United's existing South Africa service between New York/Newark and Cape Town and Johannesburg, providing nearly daily service to Cape Town offered by a single carrier.

United Real Estate's Vice President of Marketing Named a Kansas City "40 Under Forty"

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 5:35pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- United® Real Estate's Vice President of Marketing, Amanda Cline, has been named to the 2022 Class of "40 Under Forty" by Ingram's Magazine. This year's class includes 40 young executives, professionals and community leaders recognized in the Kansas City region.

Key Points: 
  • KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- United Real Estate's Vice President of Marketing, Amanda Cline, has been named to the 2022 Class of "40 Under Forty" by Ingram's Magazine.
  • United Real Estate (United) a division of United Real Estate Group was founded with the purpose of offering solutions to real estate brokers and agents in the rapidly changing real estate brokerage industry.
  • United Real Estate Group (UREG) operates United Real Estate and United Country Real Estate, addressing the unique market needs of suburban, major metropolitan urban and rural markets.
  • For more information about United Real Estate or United Country Real Estate, please visit UnitedRealEstate.com or UnitedCountry.com .

REALM Global Collective Inaugural Conference Gathers Elite Luxury Real Estate Agents in Santa Monica, May 22-25

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 1:10pm

DENVER, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- REALM, a membership of the top luxury real estate professionals in the U.S. and beyond hosts its premiere conference for members in Santa Monica, California on May 22 – 25. 

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- REALM , a membership of the top luxury real estate professionals in the U.S. and beyond hosts its premiere conference for members in Santa Monica, California on May 22 25.
  • Industry-leading resources from real estate and beyond will convene to discuss branding, economics, social impact, technology and more over this three-day event.
  • We are delighted to bring together these extraordinary real estate professionals for our first membership wide event.
  • REALM is the first globally collaborative real estate platform that combines real-time data with human experience and networking.

The United States Air Force Renews and Extends Partnership with the Drone Racing League to Celebrate 75 Years of Innovation

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 1:00pm

WASHINGTON and NEW YORK, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Air Force and the Drone Racing League, the world's premier, professional drone racing property, today announced a renewal and expansion of their partnership, supporting the Air Force's 75th Anniversary theme to "Innovate, Accelerate, and Thrive." The partnership is designed to accelerate the skills of drone pilots around the world and recruit the next generation of innovators into the U.S. Air Force. This year, the league will launch new programming during Military Appreciation Month, leading into the U.S. Air Force's 75th anniversary in September, coinciding with their 2022-23 DRL Algorand World Championship Season.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership is designed to accelerate the skills of drone pilots around the world and recruit the next generation of innovators into the U.S. Air Force.
  • The U.S. Air Force and DRL share a culture of innovation, centered around technological advancements.
  • "For the past 75 years, the spirit of innovation has driven the U.S. Air Force and enabled our Airmen to Fly, Fight and Win.
  • The Drone Racing League (DRL) is the world's premier, professional drone racing property.

Terry Blackwell, O.H. Dean Oskvig and Mark Takahashi Reelected to PJM Board of Managers

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 5:28pm

VALLEY FORGE, Pa., May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection announced today that its members have reelected Terry Blackwell, O.H. Dean Oskvig and Mark Takahashi to serve additional three-year terms on the PJM Board of Managers. They were reelected at the PJM Annual Meeting.  

Key Points: 
  • VALLEY FORGE, Pa., May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection announced today that its members have reelected Terry Blackwell, O.H.
  • Dean Oskvig and Mark Takahashi to serve additional three-year terms on the PJM Board of Managers.
  • Takahashi joined the PJM Board in 2016 and currently serves as Board Chair.
  • Current PJM Board member Sarah Rogers also announced her intent to retire following the Board's July meeting.

Plant-Based Food Brands Join Forces to Fight Plastic Waste

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 3:24pm

Together, these brands have enabled the removal of plastic waste equalling over 27 million plastic bags or 3 million plastic bottles in weight from nature.

Key Points: 
  • Together, these brands have enabled the removal of plastic waste equalling over 27 million plastic bags or 3 million plastic bottles in weight from nature.
  • Plastic packaging is the leading contributor to plastic waste, generating an estimated 141 million tonnes of plastic waste each year.
  • 20 plant-based businesses are coming together, in partnership with rePurpose Global, to take immediate action against their plastic waste by reducing the plastic in their packaging and supply chains and financing the recovery of nature-bound plastic waste through rePurposes social enterprise waste projects, creating additional income streams for 10,000+ waste workers and community members across 3 continents.
  • rePurposes Plastic Negative Certification is awarded to brands with ambitious plastic reduction commitments in their supply chains, and who enable the elimination of at least twice as much plastic waste from nature as they create through their own plastic footprint.

Evoke Pharma to Present at H.C. Wainwright Global Investment Conference

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 1:30pm

In addition, management will be available for one-on-one meetings during the conference.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, management will be available for one-on-one meetings during the conference.
  • Registered investors will be able to request a meeting with management via the conference portal.
  • Evoke is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused primarily on the development of drugs to treat GI disorders and diseases.
  • Call your doctor for medical advice about whether you should take GIMOTI and the possible risk factors and side effects.

Reviva Pharmaceuticals to Present at the H.C. Wainwright Global Investment Conference

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 1:30pm

Please contact your representative at H.C. Wainwright to schedule an in-person or virtual one-on-one meeting with Reviva Pharmaceuticals during the respective conference.

Key Points: 
  • Please contact your representative at H.C. Wainwright to schedule an in-person or virtual one-on-one meeting with Reviva Pharmaceuticals during the respective conference.
  • For information about the H.C. Wainwright Global Investment Conference, please refer to the events website .
  • Revivais a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and seeks to commercialize next-generation therapeutics for diseases representing unmet medical needs and burdens to society, patients, and their families.
  • The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

EdgeCortix Launches Industry Specific Strategic Advisory Board with an Inaugural Appointment of Stanley Crow, Former CEO, Northrop Grumman Japan

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 2:15pm

ARLINGTON, Va., May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- EdgeCortix®Inc., the innovative fabless semiconductor design company with a software first approach, focused on delivering class-leading compute efficiency and latency for edge artificial intelligence (AI) inference; announced the launch and initial appointment to its Strategic Advisory Board, aligned to specific industry verticals targeted by the company.

Key Points: 
  • EdgeCortix's Strategic Advisory Board (SAB) has been created as a platform to enable seasoned business and thought leaders to provide EdgeCortix with guidance on both product and corporate go-to-market initiatives in their respective industries.
  • Stanley (Stan) Crow recently retired from Northrop Grumman as CTO and VP Technology, Engineering and Manufacturing for the company's Defense Systems sector.
  • Previously he was the Chief Executive for Northrop Grumman Japan where he was responsible for leading Northrop Grumman's overall development in Japan.
  • EdgeCortix and all EdgeCortix logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of EdgeCortix, Inc. (or its group companies) in the US and other countries.