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Paris airshow opens with $20 bn in orders

Paris airshow opens with $20 bn in orders

The world’s top aerospace giants announced a 20-billion-dollar slew of orders on Monday as the industry hawked its latest jets on the first day of the Paris International Air Show. Under heavy grey skies, duelling giants Airbus and Boeing gathered […]


Paris airshow opens with promise of soaring sales

Paris airshow opens with promise of soaring sales

The world’s planemakers set out their stalls alongside an airfield outside Paris on Monday hoping the biggest event in the aviation calendar will confirm their industry is again ready for takeoff. Dueling giants Boeing and Airbus, alongside around 2,000 smaller […]


Lockheed Martin F-35 Program Flight Test Update

Lockheed Martin F-35 Program Flight Test Update

Overall, the F-35 program remains ahead of the overall goals for test flights and test points year-to-date. Through May 31, the program accomplished 378 flights versus a plan of 297 and accomplished 3,342 test points against a plan of 2,217. […]


Lockheed Demos Tri-Mode Seeker for JAGM Missile

Lockheed Demos Tri-Mode Seeker for JAGM Missile

Lockheed Martin’s Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM) tri-mode seeker successfully acquired and tracked multiple moving maritime vessels during recent high-speed, captive flight tests. The tests occurred in the Gulf of Mexico, off the shore of Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., against […]


Army Receives First THAAD Missiles

Army Receives First THAAD Missiles

Lockheed Martin delivered the first two Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Missiles to the U.S. Army, capping off years of planning and development. The two missiles arrived at Anniston Defense Munitions Center May 16 and were quickly taken to […]


AH 1Z Cobra Targeting Systems Delivered to US Marines

AH 1Z Cobra Targeting Systems Delivered to US Marines

Lockheed Martin recently began early delivery of Target Sight System (TSS) follow-on production units for the U.S. Marine Corps’ AH-1Z Cobra attack helicopter. The TSS units feature upgraded software to provide additional targeting capabilities. TSS is the multi-sensor fire control […]


Lockheed Martin confirms attack on its IT network

Lockheed Martin confirms attack on its IT network

Top US defense contractor Lockheed Martin said late Saturday that it had successfully warded off “a significant and tenacious” attack on its information systems network. The company’s information security team detected the attack almost immediately and took “aggressive actions” to […]


Lockheed To Upgrade Finland’s Precision Fires Capability

Lockheed To Upgrade Finland’s Precision Fires Capability

Lockheed Martin has received a $45.3 million contract to upgrade 22 Finnish Army M270 Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) launchers, incorporating the Universal Fire Control System and other enhancements. The upgrade enables the launchers to fire precision GPS-guided munitions for […]


Lockheed to Upgrade Marine Corps Gunnery Trainers

Lockheed to Upgrade Marine Corps Gunnery Trainers

The U.S. Marine Corps awarded Lockheed Martin a $24 million contract to provide four new systems and upgrades to 36 of its gunnery trainers for M1-A1 main battle tanks and LAV-25 Light Armored Vehicles. Marine Corps gunnery trainers, called Combat […]


 
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