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Navy Tests Lockheed’s F-35C Aboard Carrier at Night

Navy Tests Lockheed’s F-35C Aboard Carrier at Night

Lockheed Martin‘s F-35C Lightning II aircraft has completed an initial round of at-sea development tests aboard the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier, where the Joint Strike Fighter performed nighttime landings and other maneuvers. The U.S…. Read more »

Ray Johnson: Energy Presents ‘Very Large Commercial Market’ for Lockheed

Ray Johnson: Energy Presents ‘Very Large Commercial Market’ for Lockheed

Lockheed Martin is looking to expand its business to the energy sector and other civilian projects as U.S. defense spending continues to decline, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Doug Cameron… Read more »

Lockheed-Sikorsky Team Hands US Navy 200th MH-60R Helicopter; Dan Spoor Comments

Lockheed-Sikorsky Team Hands US Navy 200th MH-60R Helicopter; Dan Spoor Comments

Lockheed Martin has delivered the 200th MH-60R maritime helicopter to the U.S. Navy with the goal of supporting the branch’s surface and submarine warfare operations. Sikorsky manufactured the Romeo multirole… Read more »

Lockheed-Built Orion Spacecraft Set for Dec. 4 Launch; Mark Geyer Comments

Lockheed-Built Orion Spacecraft Set for Dec. 4 Launch; Mark Geyer Comments

The Lockheed Martin-built Orion spacecraft is set for space launch on Dec. 4 to test its heat shield, parachutes, avionics and attitude control systems. The spacecraft arrived at NASA‘s Space Launch Complex 37 at… Read more »

MarketsandMarkets: EO/IR Systems for Military Market Set for 8% Growth Through 2020

MarketsandMarkets: EO/IR Systems for Military Market Set for 8% Growth Through 2020

The market for electro-optical and infrared systems in the military will be worth $16.35 billion by 2020, according to a new MarketsandMarkets report. The analysis firm said Monday the figure represents a 7.71… Read more »

Altavian to Embed Lockheed Sensor Payloads on Small Army Drones; Kevin Westfall Comments

Altavian to Embed Lockheed Sensor Payloads on Small Army Drones; Kevin Westfall Comments

Altavian will integrate Lockheed Martin‘s gimbaled sensor payloads into the U.S. Army‘s RQ-20 Puma small unmanned aircraft systems under a $4 million subcontract. The Procerus Technologies Perceptor imaging sensor works to provide pilots stabilization and… Read more »

NASA, Lockheed Prep ‘Orion’ Spacecraft for Rollout to Launchpad

NASA, Lockheed Prep ‘Orion’ Spacecraft for Rollout to Launchpad

Preparations for the Lockheed Martin-built Orion spacecraft’s December maiden flight from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station will begin with its rollout from NASA’s Launch Abort System Facility on Nov. 10. The… Read more »

Navy, Lockheed Complete Third MUOS Delivery; Iris Bombelyn Comments

Navy, Lockheed Complete Third MUOS Delivery; Iris Bombelyn Comments

The U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin moved closer to the completion of the Mobile User Objective System constellation with a new satellite delivery to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Nov. 5…. Read more »

MDA Conducts Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Intercept Trial

MDA Conducts Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Intercept Trial

The Missile Defense Agency recently conducted a demonstration of the Lockheed Martin-built naval component of its ballistic missile defense system, in collaboration with the U.S. Pacific Command and the U.S…. Read more »

Lockheed, University of Arizona Partner to Operate UK’s Infrared Telescope; Matthew Bold Comments

Lockheed, University of Arizona Partner to Operate UK’s Infrared Telescope; Matthew Bold Comments

Lockheed Martin and the University of Arizona have teamed up to operate the United Kingdom’s Maunakea, Hawaii-based infrared telescope. The team will collaborate with NASA‘s Orbital Debris Program Office at the Johnson Space… Read more »

Visiongain Report Forecasts US, Europe Growth in Homeland Security Market

Visiongain Report Forecasts US, Europe Growth in Homeland Security Market

Visiongain published on Oct. 10 a new report on the $238-billion homeland security market that forecasts renewed growth for prime markets in Europe and North America and a surge in… Read more »

Lockheed F-35C Jet Lands on Carrier in 1st At-Sea Development Test

Lockheed F-35C Jet Lands on Carrier in 1st At-Sea Development Test

Lockheed Martin‘s F-35 carrier variant performed an arrested landing on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier Monday as part of an estimated two-week initial at-sea development test of the F-35C Joint Strike Fighter. The Navy said Monday… Read more »

Navy Tests SEWIP Upgrade on Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer

Navy Tests SEWIP Upgrade on Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer

The U.S. Navy moved closer to updating its ship-based electronic warfare systems with the installation of a Lockheed Martin-built sensor suite on the USS BainBridge, DoD Buzz reported Thursday. Kris Osborn writes the Block 2… Read more »

Jim Sponnick: ULA Achieves 50th Atlas V Mission With 8th USAF GPS Satellite

Jim Sponnick: ULA Achieves 50th Atlas V Mission With 8th USAF GPS Satellite

United Launch Alliance has launched the latest global positioning system satellite to join the on-orbit constellation that will provide timing and navigation services for a U.S. Air Force program. The company said Wednesday that an Atlas V… Read more »

Rick Ambrose: New Lockheed Commercial Space HQ in Denver Eyes Industry Support

Rick Ambrose: New Lockheed Commercial Space HQ in Denver Eyes Industry Support

Lockheed Martin‘s Rick Ambrose and Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper led the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the company’s new commercial space business headquarters in Denver this week after a transition from the previous headquarters in Pennsylvania…. Read more »

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