Articles written by: Lockheed Martin

GMLRS Alternative Warhead Completes Operational Flight Tests

GMLRS Alternative Warhead Completes Operational Flight Tests

Lockheed Martin successfully completed all Developmental Test/Operational Test (DT/OT) flight tests for the new Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. The DT/OT tests included rockets fired at both mid and long […]


F-16 Evolves to Meet Changing Requirements

F-16 Evolves to Meet Changing Requirements

Over the course of its distinguished history, the F-16 has become the workhorse of the fighter fleet for 28 customers, demonstrating its versatility time and time again in numerous conflicts around the world. Since the first flight of the F-16 […]


Merlin Demonstrates its Mettle in Royal Navy Exercise, Deep Blue

Merlin Demonstrates its Mettle in Royal Navy Exercise, Deep Blue

Exactly one year ago, the first of the UK’s fleet of next-generation, anti-submarine maritime patrol Merlin helicopters was being delivered to the Royal Navy. The delivery of the five helicopters to the Navy’s Fleet Air Arm, upgraded as part of […]


DOD Plans to Deliver F-35′s 5th Gen Capability At 4th Gen Cost By 2019

DOD Plans to Deliver F-35′s 5th Gen Capability At 4th Gen Cost By 2019

Today, the Department of Defense announced an agreement aimed at reducing the price of an F-35 Lightning II 5th generation fighter to the equivalent of today’s 4th generation fighters by the end of the decade. Designated “The Blueprint for Affordability,” […]


Lockheed Targets Denmark for F-35

Lockheed Targets Denmark for F-35

Designed to defeat both existing and emerging threats, the F-35 Lightning II represents a quantum leap in air dominance and international partnership for the Royal Danish Air Force. An aircraft so advanced, it sets new global standards for multi-mission capability […]


Jordan Becomes 16th International Customer for Lockheed’s Sniper ATP

Jordan Becomes 16th International Customer for Lockheed’s Sniper ATP

In 2013, the Royal Jordanian Air Force selected Lockheed Martin’s Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) to equip its fleet of F-16 aircraft, becoming the 16th international customer for the program. For the initial $16.5 million contract, Lockheed Martin will deliver […]


Lockheed DAGR and HELLFIRE II Missiles Score Direct Hits During Tests

Lockheed DAGR and HELLFIRE II Missiles Score Direct Hits During Tests

Lockheed Martin successfully fired HELLFIRE and DAGR missiles from its Long Range Surveillance and Attack Vehicle (LRSAV) turreted weapon system during recent ground-to-ground tests at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. The LRSAV is a fully integrated, turreted, ground-vehicle weapon system. […]


Lockheed Demonstrate 2nd Series of Advanced Autonomous Convoy Ops

Lockheed Demonstrate 2nd Series of Advanced Autonomous Convoy Ops

The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) and Lockheed Martin successfully completed new tests validating the ability of driverless military-truck convoys to operate successfully and safely in a variety of environments. The second series of demonstrations of […]


Iraq Accepts First Lockheed Martin F-16 Aircraft

Iraq Accepts First Lockheed Martin F-16 Aircraft

Lockheed Martin (LMT) delivered the first of 36 F-16 Block 52 aircraft to the Iraqi Air Force during a ceremony today at its Fort Worth facility. The Republic of Iraq’s first F-16 Fighting Falcon on display at Lockheed Martin’s Fort […]


 
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