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Lockheed Martin F-35 Flight Test Program Shows Progress

Lockheed Martin F-35 Flight Test Program Shows Progress

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II test jets made considerable flight test progress during the first quarter of 2011, conducting 199 test flights versus a plan of 142 flights. Additionally, the F-35B short takeoff/vertical landing (STOVL) variant logged six times more […]


First Special Operations MC-130J Combat Shadow II Rolls Out

First Special Operations MC-130J Combat Shadow II Rolls Out

Lockheed Martin rolled out the first aircraft in a new fleet of MC-130J Combat Shadow IIs for the U.S. Air Force‚Äôs Special Operations Command (AFSOC) during a ceremony here today. Lt. Gen. Donald C. Wurster, commander, Air Force Special Operations […]


Multipurpose Hellfire II Strikes Target, Completes Flight Tests

Multipurpose Hellfire II Strikes Target, Completes Flight Tests

The U.S. Army’s Joint Attack Munition Systems (JAMS) Project Office and Lockheed Martin successfully fired a multipurpose AGM114R Hellfire II “Romeo” missile with a live warhead and penetrated a brick-over-block target in its sixth proof-of-principle (POP) test. The flight test, […]


MEADS System Integration Begins at Italian Test Site

MEADS System Integration Begins at Italian Test Site

A Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) launcher and BMC4I Tactical Operations Center (TOC) have entered system test and integration at Pratica di Mare (PdM) Air Force Base in Italy. This milestone marks the first integration tests involving two completed […]


Lockheed Martin Support Enables High-Tempo F-22 Deployments Worldwide

Lockheed Martin Support Enables High-Tempo F-22 Deployments Worldwide

The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-22 Raptor is logging a deployment-intensive pace in early 2011 following a busy 2010, and the company continues to provide key support to the fleet as the Raptor projects power globally. In January and February, […]


Critical Design Milestone For US Navy’s Surface Ship Electronic Defense

Critical Design Milestone For US Navy’s Surface Ship Electronic Defense

Lockheed Martin held a successful critical design review for an electronic warfare system upgrade that will defend U.S. Navy surface combatants from evolving anti-ship missile threats. Under the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP), the Navy is pursuing an evolutionary […]


Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Test Flight

Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Test Flight

The U.S. Navy conducted a successful test flight March 1 of a Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) built by Lockheed Martin. The Navy launched the unarmed missile from the submerged submarine USS Nevada (SSBN 733) in the Pacific […]


First MC-130J training program takes flight

First MC-130J training program takes flight

As the first MC-130J Combat Shadow II rolled off the Lockheed Martin factory line, a training flight class recently conducted sorties in preparation for transition to the new airframe. The Air Force Special Operations Training Center’s first MC-130J training program […]


Lockheed Offers Multiple ISR Air And Ground Configurations

Lockheed Offers Multiple ISR Air And Ground Configurations

Lockheed Martin has introduced several innovative aircraft and ground station configurations that can be tailored to specific customer intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance requirements. Branded the “Dragon” series, these platforms can be customized to support individual military, homeland defense, disaster relief […]


 
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