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Pentagon Awards $3.5Bn Contract for Fourth Lot of F-35 Fighter

Pentagon Awards $3.5Bn Contract for Fourth Lot of F-35 Fighter

FORT WORTH, Texas: Lockheed Martin has received a $3.5 billion contract modification from the U.S. Department of Defense to manufacture 31 F-35 Lightning II stealth fighters in the fourth lot of low-rate initial production (LRIP). The contract also funds manufacturing-support […]


Lockheed Martin Awarded High-Power Microwave Energy Weapon Contract

Lockheed Martin Awarded High-Power Microwave Energy Weapon Contract

ORLANDO, FL: Lockheed Martin received a $230,000 U.S. Air Force contract to define requirements for a weapon that uses high-power microwave energy beams instead of explosives to take out enemy electronic systems. The Non-Kinetic Counter Electronics Capability (NKCE) contract will […]


Lockheed Martin to Support F-22 Raptor Sustainment

Lockheed Martin to Support F-22 Raptor Sustainment

MARIETTA, Ga.: Lockheed Martin Corp. has received a $111.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force for sustainment of the F-22 Raptor fleet, resulting in a contract value of $709 million. This modification is for the 2010 Follow-On Agile […]


Airbus submits bid for US military mega-project

Airbus submits bid for US military mega-project

Washington: European aerospace giant Airbus on Thursday submitted its bid for a 40-billion-dollar US military contract also eyed by bitter rival Boeing. Hoping to snare the contract “of the century,” executives from Airbus’s parent firm EADS said their 8,819-page bidding […]


FP Meets With Potential Suppliers for Australia’s $1 Bn Vehicle Contract

FP Meets With Potential Suppliers for Australia’s $1 Bn Vehicle Contract

Force Protection has completed a series of discussions with potential suppliers across four states as it refines its Australian manufacturing plans for the $1 billion protected mobility vehicle contract. The Australian Government in May announced that Force Protection was one […]


US Defense Officials Questioned About Afghan Trucking Contract

US Defense Officials Questioned About Afghan Trucking Contract

U.S. Defense Department officials say they take any allegation of corruption and wrongdoing seriously in response to a congressional report saying tens of millions of dollars in U.S. taxpayers’ money have been paid as extortion money to Afghan warlords, public […]


Russia Moves Ahead on Iranian Arms Contract

Russia Moves Ahead on Iranian Arms Contract

Russia’s Foreign Ministry says a deal to deliver S-300 surface-to-air missiles to Iran is not affected by new U.N. sanctions against Tehran. Foreign Ministry spokesman Andrei Nesterenko says a U.N. resolution approved Wednesday does not apply to anti-aircraft systems, with […]


Raytheon awarded Air Force contract for Stand-In Jammer

Raytheon awarded Air Force contract for Stand-In Jammer

TUCSON, Ariz.: The U.S. Air Force awarded Raytheon Company a $48.9 million contract to begin engineering, manufacturing and design (EMD) of its Miniature Air Launched Decoy stand-in jammer variant. MALD™ is a state-of-the-art, low-cost, decoy flight vehicle that is modular, […]


EADS Plans to Bid for Tanker Contract

EADS Plans to Bid for Tanker Contract

The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company has relaunched its bid to supply the US Air Force with new aerial refueling tankers. Rival Boeing says a win by EADS will cost Americans jobs. European aerospace giant EADS plans to compete […]


 
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