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Lockheed gets $10 million U.S. Navy F-35 contract modification
Geoff ZiezulewiczWASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin Aeronautics has been awarded a $10 million U.S. Navy contract modification for work on F-35 Lightning II electronic components.
6 points by UPI | F-35 Lightning II Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor F-16 Fighting Falcon Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Fighter aircraft United Press International BAE Systems
Raytheon receives $49 million U.S. Air Force Small Diameter Bomb contract
Geoff ZiezulewiczWASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Raytheon Missile Systems has been awarded a $49 million U.S. Air Force contract to exercise an option on Small Diameter Bomb production.
6 points by UPI | United Press International International News Service News World Communications William Randolph Hearst Raytheon Missile Systems United States Air Force F-22 Raptor
Lockheed transferring production site for F-16s
The F-16 production line in Fort Worth, Texas, will move to South Carolina to make room for production of the F-35, Lockheed Martin announced this week.
-1 points by UPI | F-16 Fighting Falcon F-35 Lightning II Lockheed Martin Fighter aircraft F-22 Raptor Northrop Grumman Lockheed Martin Aeronautics F/A-18 Hornet
Russia's T-50 PAK jet to make maiden flight with new engine
Ryan MaassFeb. 14 (UPI) -- Russia's T-50 PAK fighter is scheduled to make its first flight with a new engine later in 2017, according to state media reports.
4 points by UPI | F-35 Lightning II United Press International Russia Aircraft Fighter aircraft Flight News agency F-22 Raptor
Defense Department, Lockheed Martin reach deal on F-35 fighter jets
Lockheed Martin has reached agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense for the next 90 F-35 fighter jets in a move that the defense contractor says lowers the price for the jet, which is in use at Nellis Air Force Base.
20 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | F-35 Lightning II F-22 Raptor Lockheed Martin Fighter aircraft F-16 Fighting Falcon Stealth aircraft BAE Systems Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
‘Personal involvement’: Lockheed credits Trump with lower F-35 price tag
Ninety new F-35 fighter jets will be delivered to the US government and its allies at a saving of $728 million. While the price drop may not have been entirely unexpected, manufacturer Lockheed Martin attributed it to President Donald Trump personally. Read Full Article at RT.com
184 points by Russia Today | F-35 Lightning II Lockheed Martin United States Marine Corps F-22 Raptor F-16 Fighting Falcon White House Press Secretary United States Air Force Fighter aircraft
Pentagon, Lockheed Martin reach agreement for 90 F-35 jets
Ryan MaassFeb. 3 (UPI) -- The U.S. Department of Defense has reached an agreement with Lockheed Martin for the next 90 F-35 jets in a move officials say lowers the price for the jet.
9 points by UPI | F-35 Lightning II Fighter aircraft F-22 Raptor F-16 Fighting Falcon Lockheed Martin F/A-18 Hornet F/A-18E/F Super Hornet United States Marine Corps
Mattis memo reveals plans for leaner Pentagon, more money to fight ISIS
The US Department of Defense will ask for additional funds in 2017 to step up operations against Islamic State and to improve battle readiness, while planning for sweeping reforms to improve efficiency, says a memo from the new Pentagon chief. Read Full Article at RT.com
229 points by Russia Today | United States Department of Defense United States Marine Corps F-35 Lightning II Military Armed forces Fighter aircraft Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor
Low-altitude fighter jet exercises planned over New Hampshire Wednesday
The 104th Fighter Wing in Westfield, Massachusetts, is going to conduct homeland alert air defense exercises over Lebanon and Franklin, New Hampshire.During the exercise Wednesday, the F-15 Eagles will conduct low-altitude intercepting and shadowing light civilian aircraft operated by the Civil Air...
4 points by Concord Monitor | Massachusetts New Hampshire United States Air Force F-15 Eagle Fighter aircraft F-22 Raptor Northeastern United States Air National Guard
South Korea considers buying 20 more F-35A stealth jets
Allen ConeSEOUL, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- South Korea is considering purchasing 20 additional radar-evading F-35A fighters to enhance its air combat capabilities, military officials said.
-1 points by UPI | F-35 Lightning II F-22 Raptor Lockheed Martin United Press International News agency Stealth aircraft Fighter aircraft F-16 Fighting Falcon