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Pallas Aviation announced as launch operator for Lockheed Martin LM-100J commercial freighter

Posted October 15, 2018 by

Lockheed Martin photograph by Todd R. McQueen Lockheed Martin announced that Pallas Aviation will be the launch operator of the LM-100J commercial freighter. Seen here is Emory Ellis, president of Pallas Aviation, with the LM-100J, which is a variant of the C-130J Super Hercules that is manufactured by Lockheed Martin. Lockheed Martin Oct. 11 introduced…

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Boeing launches longest-range business jet ever with BBJ 777X

Posted December 10, 2018 by

Boeing Business Jets on Dec. 10 announced it is launching the BBJ 777X, a new Boeing Business Jet model that can fly more than half way around the world without stopping, farther than any business jet ever built. “Our most exclusive customers want to travel with the best space and comfort and fly directly to…

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Lockheed Martin to develop cyber/EW podded system for U.S. Army

Posted January 30, 2019 by

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a Prototype Project Agreement through an Other Transaction Agreement with Consortium Management Group on behalf of Consortium for Command, Control and Communications in Cyberspace valued at $18 million to design, develop and test a cyber/electronic warfare podded system for the “Air Large” component of the U.S. Army’s Multi-Function Electronic Warfare family of systems program.

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Boeing, Vietjet announce order for 100 737 MAX airplanes

Posted March 1, 2019 by

Boeing and Vietjet confirmed Feb. 27 that the innovative and growing Vietnamese carrier has purchased 100 additional 737 MAX airplanes, taking their MAX order book to 200 jets.

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Northrop Grumman successfully completes decond ground test of new rocket motor for ULA Atlas V

Posted April 5, 2019 by

Northrop Grumman conducted its second ground test of a 63-inch diameter Graphite Epoxy Motor (GEM 63) April 4 in Promontory, Utah. The company developed this new side-mounted rocket motor to add power to the United Launch Alliance Atlas V launch vehicle.

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Signed, sealed, delivered: Lockheed Martin delivers first upgraded PAC-3 missile interceptors

Posted October 7, 2015 by

The U.S. Army significantly upgraded its missile defense capabilities today as it accepted the first PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement interceptors built by Lockheed Martin. With improved mobility and range, the new interceptors will defend against evolving threats around the globe. “We are proud to deliver these interceptors to the U.S. Army and are confident the…

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U.S. Air Force awards Lockheed Martin majority share of Paveway™ II contract

Posted October 28, 2015 by

Lockheed Martin has received a $76 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for follow-on production of Paveway II Plus Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) kits.  The contract represents the majority share of fiscal year 2015 funding, as well as 100 percent of available funding for Foreign Military Sales. Deliveries will begin in the second quarter…

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Lockheed Martin, Multicut A/S announce award notification for F-35 Lightning II work

Posted November 13, 2015 by

VILDBJERG, Denmark–Lockheed Martin notified Multicut A/S of a pending contract award to manufacture aluminum machined details and assemblies for the fifth generation F-35 Lightning II aircraft in a ceremony Nov. 12.   Multicut A/S, a precision component manufacturer in Vildbjerg, Demark, received notification of its down select for this contract award notification for aluminum components…

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Boeing delivers final Peace Eagle AEW&C aircraft to Turkey

Posted December 9, 2015 by

Boeing delivered the fourth and final Peace Eagle Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) aircraft to the Turkish Air Force at Konya Air Base Dec. 9, completing the Turkish AEW&C fleet and enhancing Turkey’s airspace surveillance and battle management capabilities.

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Lockheed Martin brings color to Apache cockpit

Posted January 8, 2016 by

The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin a $54.3 million contract in December 2015 to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS) on the AH-64E Apache helicopter, bringing color to the cockpit for the first time. Under this contract, Lockheed Martin will produce 35 M-DSA kits and spares for the U.S. Army…

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