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F-35A Conducts First External Weapons Test Mission

F-35A Conducts First External Weapons Test Mission

On Feb. 16, the first external weapons test mission was flown by an F-35A Conventional Takeoff and Landing (CTOL) aircraft at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., further expanding the program’s flight test envelope. The weapons load for this mission involved […]


F-35 Naval Variants Commence Weapons Testing

F-35 Naval Variants Commence Weapons Testing

Marine Corps Maj. C. R. “Jimi” Clift flies F-35B Joint Strike Fighter test aircraft BF-3 Dec. 19, 2011 with a 1,000-lb inert test GBU-32 in an open internal weapons bay for loads testing. Significant weapons testing for the F-35B and […]


Lockheed launches new lower cost version of the C-130J Super Hercules

Lockheed launches new lower cost version of the C-130J Super Hercules

The Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules is the most advanced airlifter ever built. The C‑130J combines the latest in aerospace technology with a proven, rugged airframe design. The result is an aircraft that gives an operator more capability with greater […]


Lockheed Martin’s Fighting Falcon Evolves With New F-16V

Lockheed Martin’s Fighting Falcon Evolves With New F-16V

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] unveiled a new version of the F-16 today at the Singapore Airshow. The F-16V will feature enhancements including an active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar, an upgraded mission computer and architecture, and improvements to the cockpit […]


New Missile Warning Satellite Providing Vital Infrared Data to Users

New Missile Warning Satellite Providing Vital Infrared Data to Users

The first Lockheed Martin-built Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) geosynchronous (GEO-1) satellite is now delivering critical infrared data to users. The spacecraft is currently undergoing its rigorous operational certification process. Data from the U.S Air Force’s SBIRS GEO-1 satellite will […]


SEWIP Electronic Attack Capability for US Navy Anti-ship Missile Defense

SEWIP Electronic Attack Capability for US Navy Anti-ship Missile Defense

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) are teaming to compete for a U.S. Navy contract that will upgrade the fleet’s capability to electronically attack anti-ship missiles. Through its Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 3 upgrade, […]


Lockheed Martin Delivers 2,400th C-130 Hercules

Lockheed Martin Delivers 2,400th C-130 Hercules

Lockheed Martin’s C-130 Hercules program has reached yet another historic milestone with the delivery of its 2,400th aircraft. The aircraft is an MC-130J Combat Shadow II assigned to U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command and will be operated by the […]


Lockheed Martin Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results

Lockheed Martin Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results

BETHESDA, Md.: Lockheed Martin Corporation today reported fourth quarter 2011 net sales of $12.2 billion compared to $12.8 billion in 2010. Earnings from continuing operations during the fourth quarter of 2011 was $698 million, or $2.14 per diluted share, compared […]


Lockheed Delivers 4th Upgraded P-3 Orion to US Customs and Border Protection

Lockheed Delivers 4th Upgraded P-3 Orion to US Customs and Border Protection

Lockheed Martin delivered the fourth P-3 Orion with new Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) modifications to U.S. Customs and Border Protection two months ahead of schedule on Jan. 20. The MLU installation and phase depot maintenance (PDM) were accomplished in record time […]


 
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