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Centerpiece of the Ballistic Missile Defense System recognized for ‘game changing’ advancements

Posted August 1, 2016 by

Ensuring the Ballistic Missile Defense System operates as a unified, secure network amid emerging threats is the mission of the Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications team led by Lockheed Martin.

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Raytheon breaks ground on Ontario International Airport hangar

Posted May 14, 2018 by

ONTARIO, Calif.–Raytheon and the Ontario International Airport Authority in Southern California broke ground today on a hangar that will house Raytheon’s flying testbed platform. The RMT, a modified 727 airliner, conducts airborne test and evaluation on a variety of technologies, including radars, electro-optical/infra-red sensors, avionics and other systems. “Tomorrow’s sensor systems are already in the…

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Lockheed Martin CEO underscores commitment to India

Posted July 8, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin’s commitment to the Indian government’s strategic ‘Make in India’ policy, the national ‘Skills Initiative’ and to working with industrial partners in India to expand its business footprint was a feature of discussions involving the Corporation’s Chairman, President and CEO Marillyn Hewson during a visit to New Delhi. Meeting with political leaders, senior government…

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Raytheon missile fired more than 30 times from the Joint Strike Fighter Modern AMRAAM

Posted July 14, 2016 by

More than 30 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles have been fired from all three variants of the Joint Strike Fighter since testing began in 2013. AMRAAM® is the only air-to-air missile that is currently cleared to fly on the F-35.   “AMRAAM is the most capable air-to-air weapon ever produced,” said Mike Jarrett, Raytheon Air…

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Lockheed Martin meets employee hiring commitment; plans to add 400 more jobs in Texas

Posted July 23, 2018 by

Lockheed Martin  announced July 23 that it has hired more than 1,800 new employees in support of the F-35 program, meeting a commitment made in January 2017 by Chairman, President and CEO Marillyn Hewson. The company also announced that it plans to create an additional 400 jobs at its Fort Worth, Texas, facility to support…

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Northrop Grumman breaks dround on Grand Sky’s largest expansion project

Posted October 17, 2015 by

Northrop Grumman photograph Leadership from Northrop Grumman, the U.S. Air Force and North Dakota broke ground on the company’s Grand Sky facility in Grand Forks, N.D. Left to right: Rick Matthews, vice president and IPT lead, Northrop Grumman; Col. Anthony Hernandez; Randy Richards, aid to Rep. Kevin Cramer; Mick Jaggers, vice president and program manager,…

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Lockheed Martin finalizes contract for NASA Lunar Imaging CubeSat

Posted August 8, 2016 by

For being our familiar anchor in the night sky, the moon still holds mysteries for scientists.

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Boeing, SkyUp Airlines finalize order for five 737 MAX airplanes

Posted March 21, 2018 by

Boeing and SkyUp Airlines of Ukraine announced March 20 they have finalized a firm order for five 737 MAX airplanes valued at $624 million at list prices. The order includes two 737 MAX 8 and three 737 MAX 10 jets.   “Distinctive dispatch reliability, low operational costs and passenger comfort were the main factors for choosing…

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Lockheed Martin-led team awarded contract to build LCS 25

Posted April 1, 2016 by

The U.S. Navy has awarded the Lockheed Martin-led industry team a contract for one fully funded Freedom-class Littoral Combat Ship. The contract award includes funding for seaframe construction, systems integration and testing. Leveraging savings from its block buy contract, the U.S. Navy exercised an option to build an additional Freedom-class LCS under its current block…

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GA-ASI highlights presence in Pacific Rim at Japan International Aerospace

Posted October 13, 2016 by

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., announced Oct. 12 that it will have a significant presence at the Japan International Aerospace show in Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 12-15, including hands-on demonstrations of its Advanced Cockpit Block 50 Ground Control Station simulator. GA-ASI’s booth is located within the U.S. Pavilion in West Hall 3, W3-022. GAASI is the…

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