Tag Archives: F-35

Materion Subsidiary Aims to Become a Lockheed F-35 Casting Tech Supplier; Jim Yurko Comments

A Materion Corp. subsidiary is collaborating with Lockheed Martin to become a qualified supplier of aluminum-beryllium casting technology for the F-35 fighter jet’s electro-optical targeting system. Materion Brush Beryllium & Composites produces aluminum-beryllium composites used in the F-35 EOTS and also seeks to offer its investment casting products to the …

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Cubic to Build Lockheed F-35 Combat Training System; Dave Schmitz Comments

A Cubic Corp. subsidiary has won an $18.3 million contract to design and manufacture combat training systems for Lockheed Martin‘s F-35 fighter jet. Lockheed picked Cubic Defense Systems to supply debriefing software, airborne instrumentation and ground station planning technologies in the program’s system development phase, Cubic said Tuesday. “The F-35 …

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Charlie Wagner: Lockheed F-35 Jets Fire First Air-to-Air Missile, Laser-Guided Bomb in Separate Tests

Two Lockheed Martin-built F-35 fighter jets carried out the program’s first ever live-fire launches of an air-to-air missile and a laser-guided bomb this week during separate test exercises for the U.S. Air Force and Marine Corps in California. An F-35A conventional take-off and landing variant fighter fired an AIM-120 advanced medium range …

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Lockheed Selects Apex for F-35 Forward Fuselage, Wing Parts; Keith Parlee Comments

Lockheed Martin has awarded a three-year contract to Canada-based aerospace company Apex Industries to supply metallic components for the F-35 fighter jet’s forward fuselage and wing, the Hill Times reported Thursday. Tim Naumetz writes 34 Canadian companies have won $500 million in contracts since the country joined the F-35 development program …

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