Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System Successfully Tracks Simulated Missile

The USS JOHN PAUL JONES, supported by the U.S. Navy, Missile Defense Agency and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), used Aegis Baseline 9 terminal engagement capability to detect and track a Medium Range Ballistic Missile (MRBM) target. This exercise marked the first demonstration of Aegis’s ability to conduct a complicated tracking exercise against a MRBM during… Czytaj dalej Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System Successfully Tracks Simulated Missile

Demonstration showcases AIM-9X joint-service venture

Integration of the joint Navy and Air Force AIM-9X Sidewinder Air Intercept Missile with the Army’s Multi-Mission Launcher (MML) hit the mark as the teams completed a successful live-fire engineering demonstration at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, March 28-April 1. During the Indirect Fire Protection Capability (IFPC) conceptual demonstration, missiles were launched from the… Czytaj dalej Demonstration showcases AIM-9X joint-service venture

U.S. Air Force Awards Lockheed Martin $116 Million Contract Option for JASSM-ER Production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $116.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for continued production of Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile-Extended Range (JASSM®-ER). This contract exercises an option in the Lot 14 contract and includes 100 JASSM-ER missiles. Work under this contract option is expected to be complete by June 2019. The award brings… Czytaj dalej U.S. Air Force Awards Lockheed Martin $116 Million Contract Option for JASSM-ER Production

U.S. Navy Awards Lockheed Martin $25 Million Contract for Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $25.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to produce Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds (ELGTR). Under the contract, Lockheed Martin will deliver ELGTRs, as well as refurbish reusable shipping containers and provide associated technical data, extending ELGTR production into late 2018. The award represents the last of four… Czytaj dalej U.S. Navy Awards Lockheed Martin $25 Million Contract for Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds

Lockheed Martin Delivers 150,000th Enhanced Laser Guided Training Round

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently delivered the 150,000th Enhanced Laser Guided Training Round (ELGTR), which gives warfighters the only live-fire laser-guided bomb (LGB) training solution available worldwide. Lockheed Martin has been producing low-cost and highly effective training rounds for the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and international customers since 1992 with the beginning of LGTR production,… Czytaj dalej Lockheed Martin Delivers 150,000th Enhanced Laser Guided Training Round

Lockheed Martin Mini-Missile Takes Flight in New Demonstration

A Lockheed Martin-built Miniature Hit-to-Kill (MHTK) interceptor was successfully launched from a Multi-Mission Launcher (MML) in an engineering demonstration on April 4 at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. The launch demonstrated the agility and aerodynamic capability of the MHTK missile, which is designed to defeat rocket, artillery and mortar (RAM) targets at ranges greatly… Czytaj dalej Lockheed Martin Mini-Missile Takes Flight in New Demonstration