Tag Archives: Orlando Carvalho

Report: Lockheed, White House Transition Team Discuss F-35 Program

Report: Lockheed, White House Transition Team Discuss F-35 Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has begun to work with President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team on the F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft and other programs, Star-Telegram reported Thursday. Max Baker writes Orlando Carvalho, executive vice president of Lockheed's aeronautics, said the company aims to provide information that can help the transition team make decisions regarding …

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Lockheed Martin Opens Advanced T-50A Pilot Training Facility in South Carolina

Lockheed Martin Opens Advanced T-50A Pilot Training Facility in South Carolina - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has launched its new Advanced Pilot Training facility in South Carolina that will house a Ground-Based Training System and tooling equipment to support the final assembly of the T-50A trainer aircraft. The company said Tuesday the Ground-Based Training System serves to provide a training platform for T-50A pilots. Orlando Carvalho, Lockheed’s executive vice president for the aeronautics …

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Lockheed, Terma Make Deal for More F-35 Component Production Biz Opportunities

Lockheed, Terma Make Deal for More F-35 Component Production Biz Opportunities - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has entered into an agreement with Terma that provides the latter options to pursue additional component production opportunities with the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter program beyond existing contracts. Denmark-based Terma said Wednesday it seeks to continue to provide F-35 composite and bonded assembly work through low-rate initial production and full-rate production. The agreement follows news …

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Lockheed’s F-22 Program Given AFA John R. Alison Award

Lockheed's F-22 Program Given AFA John R. Alison Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin‘s F-22 Raptor program has received the Air Force Association’s John R. Alison Award for 2015 at the Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition in September. Lockheed said Wednesday Executive Vice President Orlando Carvalho of its aeronautics business accepted the award on behalf of the company. This is the fourth John R. Alison Award for Lockheed …

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Lockheed Invests $1M in Fort Worth District's STEM Programs; Orlando Carvalho Comments

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Lockheed Martin has allocated $1 million for grants on science, technology, engineering and mathematics programs of the Fort Worth Independent School District. Six additional schools will adopt a STEM curriculum for the school year 2015-2016 through the new investment under the government's Project Lead The Way program, Lockheed said Wednesday. “This partnership gives …

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Lockheed Receives Manufacturing Awards; Orlando Carvalho Comments

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Lockheed Martin‘s engineering and production technology projects have received three manufacturing awards from Frost & Sullivan's Manufacturing Leadership Council. Orlando Carvalho, executive vice president for Lockheed Martin's aeronautics business, said Thursday the technology uses “state of the art tools“ in order to boost quality and assembly efficiency. “We are honored to be …

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Lockheed Wins 3 Manufacturing Leadership Awards

Lockheed Wins 3 Manufacturing Leadership Awards - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has been bestowed with three 2014 Manufacturing Leadership Awards in recognition of the company’s work to cultivate customer relationships, advanced manufacturing and green practices. The awards from the Manufacturing Leadership Council and Frost & Sullivan are intended to recognize companies and individuals for helping lead the future of global manufacturing, Lockheed announced …

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Lockheed Delivers 30 F-35 Aircraft in 2012; Orlando Carvalho Comments

Lockheed Martin delivered 30 F-35 aircraft in 2012, according to a company statement. “In 2013 as we begin flight test of the Block 2B mission system software which will ultimately provide the initial war-fighting capability the Marines need for their initial operational capability,” said Orlando Carvalho, Lockheed F-35 executive vice president and general manager.  …

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