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Lockheed to Supply Navy Upgrade Kits for Submarine EW Support Tech

Lockheed Martin has received a $47 million contract modification to procure upgrade kits and associated spares for the U.S. Navy's submarine electronic warfare support system. The Defense Department said Thursday the company’s rotary and mission systems business will also assemble, integrate and test and deliver the AN/BLQ-10 modernization kits by December 2020. The system …

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Lockheed Ships Fourth AEHF Military Comms Satellite to Cape Canaveral Launch Site

Lockheed Martin has transported a military communications satellite to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida to begin preparations for a scheduled October launch aboard the United Launch Alliance‘s Atlas V rocket. The company said Monday it built and tested the fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite in Sunnyvale, Calif., before delivering the system to …

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Lockheed Signs Resell Agreement With WAV4M for Communications Platform

Lockheed Martin has named WAV4M a domestic reseller for a family of communications products designed to help users cope with emergency environments. Under the agreement, WAV4M will resell Lockheed’s Universal Communications Platform products that work to support interconnectivity between radio systems, cellular phones, landline phones, voice over Internet protocol phones …

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Lockheed to Develop Autonomous Prototype Systems for Army Convoy; Gaylia Campbell Comments

The U.S. Army has tapped Lockheed Martin to lead a three-year development effort for integrated and autonomous prototype systems under the service's Expedient Leader Follower program. The company said Monday its offerings will be used to support leader/follower convoy activities within an asymmetric threat environment, as well as to demonstrate operational …

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Lockheed PAC-3 MSE System Hits New Distance Record in Intercept Test

The U.S. Army has tested the capacity of Lockheed Martin‘s PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement interceptor to counter an air-breathing threat during a test that was held at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. Lockheed said Thursday the missile defense flight test showcased the missile defense system’s hit-to-kill mechanism and recorded the furthest distance that …

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Lockheed's Marillyn Hewson: ‘Holistic View of Workforce Dev’t Needed to Address Skills Gap in A&D Industry’

Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson has said government, academic and industry leaders should work together and “take a holistic view of workforce development“ to address the shortage of skilled employees in the aerospace and defense sector and advance innovation. Hewson wrote in an opinion piece posted Thursday on Fox News that the current administration …

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Lockheed Pledges to Help Boost U.S. Aerospace & Defense Workforce; Marillyn Hewson Comments

Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson has announced that the company will hire new apprentices and fund vocational and trade programs meant to boost workforce in the aerospace and defense industries. The Bethesda, Ma.-based firm said Thursday it will provide 8,000 openings for internships and programs for rotation, mid-career development and …

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Lockheed, Partners Shift F-35 Program Focus to System Upgrade, Sustainment Efforts

Lockheed Martin and its partner companies in the F-35 Lightning II program will move forward with efforts sustain and update the fighter aircraft’s systems after the industry team completed 309 deliveries to military customers worldwide, AIN Online reported Tuesday. Greg Ulmer, vice president and general manager of Lockheed’s F-35 program, said during a …

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