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Lockheed Martin opens new onsite training facility

Posted September 15, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin photograph State and local officials join Lockheed Martin representatives in opening the AIDT Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Center. From left to right: Lee Hammett, AIDT; Jason Crager, Lockheed Martin; Ed Castile, AIDT; Jason Reeves, Troy City Mayor; Bobby Jon Drinkard, AIDT. Lockheed Martin celebrated the opening of a new onsite training facility Oct….

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FAA fines Boeing $12 million for fuel tank, other violations

Posted December 28, 2015 by Joan Lowy

Boeing has agreed to pay $12 million for failing to meet a deadline to submit service instructions that would enable airlines to reduce the risk of fuel tank explosions on hundreds of planes, among other violations, the Federal Aviation Administration said Dec. 22. Boeing must also take a series of actions to improve the safety…

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Lockheed Martin introduces Paragon™ Direct Attack Munition

Posted March 3, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin has announced that its Dual Mode Plus laser-guided bomb will be branded Paragon. The Paragon direct attack munition is an affordable, effective alternative to current dual-mode weapons. “The new brand Paragon exemplifies a model of excellence, and reflects the system’s performance and capability,” said Joe Serra, Precision Guided Systems director at Lockheed Martin…

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Kuwait signs contract for 28 Eurofighter Typhoons

Posted April 8, 2016 by

The State of Kuwait has signed an agreement for procuring the Eurofighter Typhoon. The contract signature for 22 single-seat and six twin-seat aircraft follows the announcement of an agreement between the State of Kuwait and the Italian government for the procurement of the aircraft Sept. 11, 2105. The aircraft will be Tranche 3 standard and…

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David Trulio appointed as VP in Lockheed Martin International

Posted October 31, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin announced Oct. 21 David Trulio has been appointed Vice President for International Government Affairs, Operations, and Regional Executive for Latin America within the Lockheed Martin International organization. His appointment is effective Oct. 31, 2016. In this role, Trulio will play an integral part in shaping the strategy to develop Lockheed Martin’s presence in…

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Raytheon to offer U.S. Army lowest-risk, next-gen training

Posted December 30, 2016 by

Raytheon has submitted its proposal for the U.S. Army’s next-generation, global training support program. The Raytheon project team consists of proven industry leaders CSRA, General Dynamics and Leidos, as well as 17 small, hub-zone, women, veteran and disabled-veteran-owned businesses. Today, Raytheon provides training in 127 countries and in 29 different languages. Raytheon is offering InSITE™,…

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Future USS Little Rock successfully completes acceptance trials

Posted September 6, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine successfully completed acceptance trials on the future USS Little Rock (LCS 9), on Aug. 25. The future USS Little Rock, the fifth Freedom-variant LCS built by Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine, completed acceptance trials with the highest score of any Freedom-variant LCS to date, earning the right to…

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Northrop Grumman’s Global Hawk system marks 15 years of supporting war fighters

Posted November 18, 2016 by

Northrop Grumman’s Global Hawk unmanned high altitude long endurance system will mark the 15th anniversary of supporting U.S. Air Force combat operations.

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Raytheon launches NSA-certified, next-generation Ethernet encryption system

Posted July 27, 2016 by

The National Security Agency has certified Raytheon’s KG-350 Ethernet encryption system to protect network communications for sensitive information up to Top Secret/SCI classification. The Type 1 certification gives Raytheon authorization to sell the groundbreaking KG-350 encryptor to commercial, military and government customers immediately. The KG-350 expands Raytheon’s leadership in the Layer 2 Ethernet encryption market,…

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Mercury Systems receives order for electronic warfare application

Posted April 6, 2016 by

Mercury Systems, Inc. has received a $15.4 million follow-on order from a key government agency to deliver a sophisticated radio frequency digital and processing subsystem solution for an advanced electronic warfare application. The order was received in the Company’s fiscal 2016 third quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters. “This…

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