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Lockheed Announces $980M Missile Defense Contract

Lockheed Announces $980M Missile Defense Contract

Lockheed Martin, as prime contractor leading a consortium of five major defense contractors, has been awarded a follow-on contract with an estimated value of $980M to continue work on the Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications program for the Missile […]


Lockheed Martin F-35 Program Exceeds 2011 Flight Test Goals

Lockheed Martin F-35 Program Exceeds 2011 Flight Test Goals

The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 System Development and Demonstration 2011 flight test program resulted in the completion of more test flights and test points than in any year. The 2011 flight test plan called for the accumulation of 872 […]


Lockheed Martin to Upgrade USAF C-130 Training Devices

Lockheed Martin to Upgrade USAF C-130 Training Devices

The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] a $24 million contract to upgrade weapons systems trainers used in the C-130 Aircrew Training System (ATS) II. The C-130 ATS II program provides a comprehensive academic and simulation training program […]


Lockheed Receives $1.96 Billion THAAD Production Contract for the UAE

Lockheed Receives $1.96 Billion THAAD Production Contract for the UAE

Lockheed Martin received an undefinitized contract totaling $1.96 billion to produce the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Weapon System for the Missile Defense Agency and the United Arab Emirates. The contract is the first Foreign Military Sale (FMS) of […]


Japan Selects Lockheed Martin F-35 JSF Lightning II

Japan Selects Lockheed Martin F-35 JSF Lightning II

The Japan Ministry of Defense has announced its selection of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II as the Japan Air Self Defense Force’s (JASDF) next generation fighter aircraft, following the F-X competitive bid process. The F-35A conventional takeoff and landing […]


Lockheed Ships First Mobile User Objective System Satellite To Cape For Launch

Lockheed Ships First Mobile User Objective System Satellite To Cape For Launch

Lockheed Martin delivered the U.S. Navy’s first Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., on December 15, where it will be prepared for a Feb. 16, 2012 liftoff aboard an Atlas V launch vehicle. […]


Lockheed Martin Rolls Out Final F-22 Raptor

Lockheed Martin Rolls Out Final F-22 Raptor

The final Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor rolled off the assembly line here today and was commemorated with a ceremony recognizing contributions from thousands of people associated with the design and construction of the Raptor fleet. This F-22 Raptor (Lockheed Martin […]


Lockheed Martin To Demo Air Force Reusable Booster System

Lockheed Martin To Demo Air Force Reusable Booster System

Lockheed Martin has been selected by the U.S. Air Force for a contract award to support the Reusable Booster System (RBS) Flight and Ground Experiments program. The value of the first task order is $2 million, with a contract ordering […]


Lockheed Martin Tests New Scalable Warhead on GMLRS-Plus Rocket

Lockheed Martin Tests New Scalable Warhead on GMLRS-Plus Rocket

Lockheed Martin has tested a new Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System-Plus (GMLRS+) ‘scalable effects’ warhead, which enables users to select the range of the warhead’s detonation power depending on the target. “The ‘scalable effects’ warhead was set to low-yield prior […]


 
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