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First tidal energy turbine with LM technology deployed off Scottish coast

Posted February 24, 2017 by

Atlantis Resources Limited has deployed the first AR1500 tidal energy turbine with new Lockheed Martin technology off the coast of Scotland. The installation is the latest development in the MeyGen project designed to harness the motion of the tides to provide clean, sustainable, predictable power for up to 175,000 homes in Scotland. Under contract and…

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Northrop Grumman’s G/ATOR successfully completes initial integration testing

Posted February 24, 2017 by

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Marine Corps successfully completed an initial integration event in November 2016 for the AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) system.

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Lockheed Martin announces multi-year plan to relocate fleet ballistic missile program to other U.S. facilities

Posted February 24, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin Feb. 23 announced plans to relocate the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) program within its Space Systems business area to co-locate employees in facilities with common skills and resource requirements. These moves, which are enabled by government approval, are expected to deliver substantial cost savings while centralizing mission expertise in key locations. Over the…

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Lockheed Martin’s modernized TACMS missiles successful in two new flight tests

Posted February 22, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin's modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile continued its streak of successful flight tests with two recent flights at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

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Boeing delivers Korean Air’s First 787-9 Dreamliner

Posted February 22, 2017 by

Boeing and Korean Air Feb. 22 celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner.

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Second Lockheed Martin T-50A takes flight in South Carolina

Posted February 22, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin photograph Lockheed Martin’s second T-50A accomplished an initial test flight from the Greenville, S.C., final assembly and check out facility. Two Lockheed Martin T-50A aircraft are now soaring together in the skies over Greenville, S.C. The inaugural Feb. 20 flight of the second production-ready T-50A from Lockheed Martin’s Advanced Pilot Training (APT) operations…

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Lockheed Martin awarded U.S. Navy contract for full-rate production of avionics test system

Posted February 17, 2017 by

The U.S. Navy has approved full rate production for Lockheed Martin’s [NYSE:LMT] Electronic Consolidated Automated Support System (eCASS). Lockheed Martin is set to deliver 63 eCASS stations to the U.S. Navy as part of a $166 million contract. The new eCASS technology has a smaller footprint than the legacy CASS and is faster and more…

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Northrop Grumman, RAF demonstrate enhanced airborne communications interoperability

Posted February 17, 2017 by

Northrop Grumman and Britain’s Royal Air Force have successfully completed a communications interoperability trial involving both F-35B Lightning II and Typhoon FGR4 aircraft, via an Airborne Gateway developed by Northrop Grumman. The two-week trial, named Babel Fish III, funded by the Ministry of Defence (MOD), was recently conducted in airspace above the upper Mojave Desert,…

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After failed union vote, Boeing hails Trump visit to plant

Posted February 17, 2017 by Meg Kinnard

Boeing workers’ overwhelming anti-union vote at the aviation giant’s 787 Dreamliner plant in South Carolina is a big victory for Southern politicians and business leaders who have lured manufacturing jobs to the region on the promise of keeping unions out. It’s also a win for the company that will host President Donald Trump at its…

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Lockheed Martin delivers 200th F-35 center wing assembly from Marietta facility

Posted February 13, 2017 by

The 200th F-35 Center Wing Assembly built in the Lockheed Martin facility in Marietta, Ga., was delivered to the Fort Worth, Texas, F-35 production line in January, marking a major milestone.

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