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Lockheed “Network in a Box” Allows Military Vehicles to be Used for Multiple Missions

Lockheed “Network in a Box” Allows Military Vehicles to be Used for Multiple Missions

Answering the need to enable military vehicles to serve multiple mission roles, Lockheed Martin offers soldiers a mobile network in a carrying case. Lockheed Martin’s Communications-on-the-Move (COTM) kit gives warfighters access to various networks without having to incorporate racks of […]


Lockheed Unveils Samarai Flyer at Unmanned Vehicle Conference

Lockheed Unveils Samarai Flyer at Unmanned Vehicle Conference

Inspired by a maple seed, Lockheed Martin’s Samarai handheld vehicle flew publically for the first time at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International conference. Weighing less than half a pound, Samarai demonstrated vertical takeoff and landing, stable hover, and […]


GMLRS+ Completes Successful Test Flight of Long-Range Motor

GMLRS+ Completes Successful Test Flight of Long-Range Motor

Lockheed Martin’s new Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System-Plus (GMLRS+) extended-range rocket successfully completed a 120-kilometer mission at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., an improvement in range of approximately 50 kilometers (31 miles) over the current GMLRS round. Engineers from Lockheed […]


Lockheed Martin Delivers Morocco’s First Advanced F-16s

Lockheed Martin Delivers Morocco’s First Advanced F-16s

The Royal Moroccan Air Force (RMAF) unveiled the first four of 24 Lockheed Martin F-16 aircraft in a ceremony today at Ben Guerrir Air Base in Morocco. Senior representatives from the Moroccan and U.S. governments and air forces were present […]


Morocco receives first F-16s

Morocco receives first F-16s

Morocco is the latest U.S. partner nation to receive the F-16 Fighting Falcon, a historic event marked by a ceremony here Aug. 4. The new Block 52 aircraft will supplement the Royal Moroccan Air Force’s existing fleet of fighter aircraft […]


US Army Selects SMSS Autonomous Vehicle for Afghanistan Deployment

US Army Selects SMSS Autonomous Vehicle for Afghanistan Deployment

The U.S. Army Rapid Equipping Force, through the Robotics Technology Consortium, selected the Lockheed Martin Squad Mission Support System (SMSS) to deploy to Afghanistan for a first-of-its-kind military assessment. SMSS will deploy as the winner of the Project Workhorse Unmanned […]


Lockheed Martin F-35 Flight Test Progress Report

Lockheed Martin F-35 Flight Test Progress Report

Lockheed Martin’s F-35 flight test program moves closer to achieving year-end milestones since the last update issued June 13. The F-35 Lightning II 5TH Generation multirole fighter conducted 107 test flights, bringing the total number of flights for the year […]


Lockheed, US Army Demonstrate HALE-D During Abbreviated Flight

Lockheed, US Army Demonstrate HALE-D During Abbreviated Flight

The U.S. Army and Lockheed Martin launched the first-of-its kind High Altitude Long Endurance-Demonstrator this morning, demonstrating a number of key technologies critical to development of unmanned airships. The aircraft successfully launched at 5:47 a.m. out of the Air Dock […]


Lockheed Demos First US Navy Joint Tactical Radio Network

Lockheed Demos First US Navy Joint Tactical Radio Network

Lockheed Martin performed its first successful Joint Tactical Radio network demonstration for the U.S. Navy, transmitting Internet-Protocol enabled data and video communications. Using a Joint Tactical Pre-Engineering Development Model (pre-EDM) radio, the team extended the Navy’s existing network via wireless […]


 
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