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Lockheed Martin has Inaugurated New F-16 Production Line in Greenville.

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( - Lockheed Martin’s new F-16 production line, where Bulgaria’s new fleet of F-16 Block 70 fighters will be manufactured, has been officially inaugurated in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, learned, quoting Lockheed Martin`s press release. With tooling and production

Latest F-16 Orders Will Help Accelerate Deliveries to Bulgaria

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( - The selection of new F-16 Block 72 fighter aircraft by Morocco and an operator in Asia Pacific will enhance plans to begin production of Bulgaria’s new front-line fighters and for the first aircraft to be delivered to Bulgaria in late 2022, according to Jim Robinson Lockheed Martin’s regional F-16 campaign

Saudi Arabia Buys THAAD Missile System from Lockheed Martin for $2.5 Billion

RIYADH, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ( - Lockheed Martin Corp. is being awarded a $2,457,390,566 modification (P00015) to a previously-awarded contract HQ0147-17-C-0032 for the production of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptors and associated one-shot devices to support the U.S. government (USG) and

Two Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopters Will Soon See Their Maiden Flights

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, the USA ( – Two completely assembled Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopters (CRH) will soon see their maiden flights as announced by Lockheed Martin on 27th February 2019, learned The test flights are scheduled to take place before the middle of this year at the Sikorsky

TLMAL Has Delivered the 100th C-130J Super Hercules Empennage

HYDERABAD, India ( – On 20th February 2019, it was revealed in a press release that TLMAL (Tata Lockheed Martin Aerostructures Limited) has recently delivered the 100th C-130J Super Hercules empennage from its manufacturing facility located in Hyderabad, India, learned Empennage assemblies

Lockheed Martin Discusses Cooperation with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( - The U.S corporation Lockheed Martin is discussing the possibility of cooperating with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) for the purchase of the F-16 fighters for which Bulgaria is currently negotiating with the U.S, the FOCUS News Agency reported, citing a new press release of the company, learned

Lockheed Martin, Diehl and Saab Will Counter Together Short and Medium-Range Threats

ABU DHABI, the United Arab Emirates ( – On Monday (18th February 2019, during IDEX/NAVDEX 2019, it became clear that Lockheed Martin, Diehl Defence and Saab will counter together current and emerging short and medium-range threats through the Falcon air defence weapon system, Scott Arnold, Lockheed

We Expect the First F-16s in Bulgaria After 36 Months

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( - Bulgaria will expect its first F-16 fighters after 36 months, according to the words of Krasimir Karakachanov, learned According to the minister, the contract between Bulgaria and the American manufacturer could be signed this year by the end of June. At NATO’s Security

Lockheed Martin Will Continue to Provide the US Navy with Electronic Warfare Systems

SYRACUSE, N.Y., the USA ( – Lockheed Martin proudly revealed on 11th February 2019 that the company will continue to provide the U.S. Navy with electronic warfare systems, learned For that purpose the U.S. Navy awarded Lockheed Martin a $184 million firm-fixed-price modification to a previously

The US Navy Received the Littoral Combat Ship 15

MARINETTE, Wisconsin, the United States ( - The U.S. Navy received the Littoral Combat Ship 15 through a delivery by Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM). That was revealed by Lockheed Martin on 6th February 2019, learned The Littoral Combat Ship 15 (LCS 15) is the future USS

Three Sikorsky S-92A Helicopters Selected by a Major Oil Company

STRATFORD, Connecticut, the United States ( – Lockheed Martin announced on 30th January 2019 that a major oil company has selected three S-92A helicopters of its subsidiary Sikorsky for deep-water operations in Mexico, learned The helicopters will support the operations of the customer, some which

The First Operational F-35A Lightning II for the Needs of the RNLAF Was Celebrated

FORT WORTH, Texas, the USA ( – Yesterday (30 January 2019) Lockheed Martin revealed in a press release that Dutch and U.S. officials celebrated the roll out of the first operational F-35A Lightning II for the needs of the RNLAF (Royal Netherlands Air Force) in a ceremony at Lockheed Martin’s F-35 production facility in Fort

Poland Will Receive Four S-70i Black Hawk Helicopters

WARSAW, Poland ( — Poland will receive four S-70i Black Hawk helicopters from Lockheed Martin’s subsidiary Sikorsky for the needs of the Poland’s Special Forces. On the side of Poland, the deal was signed by the Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak, learned The helicopters under the above deal

Lockheed Martin, Fincantieri Marinette Marine Will Build LCS 31

WASHINGTON, D.C., the USA ( – Yesterday (21 January 2019) the global security and aerospace company Lockheed Martin announced that the company together with Fincantieri Marinette Marine were awarded a fixed-price-incentive-fee contract by the U.S. Navy to build the additional Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 31, learned

$50,000 Scholarship for STEM Students Announced by Lockheed Martin

WASHINGTON, D.C., the USA ( – Yesterday (17th January 2019) Lockheed Martin came out with the news that the company will provide a $50,000 scholarship for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) students in partnership with the Surface Navy Association (SNA), learned The scholarship

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has begun the production of F-35 wing skins

JERUSALEM, Israel ( - Israel aerospace industries (IAI) has begun the production of F-35 wing skins, learned The new production line was set up following Lockheed Martin’s decision to expand the skins’ production IAI board has approved the construction of the new production line in 2015. Read

Lockheed Martin: We Will Support Our New Bulgarian Partners

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( – Yesterday, in a special press release sent to the media, the U.S. company Lockheed Martin expressed its readiness to support the Bulgarian government in the forthcoming negotiations with the U.S. government on the purchase of new fighter jets for the Bulgarian Air Force, learned

Lockheed Martin Announced a GPS Ground Control System Sustainment Contract

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, the USA ( – On 9th January 2019, Lockheed Martin announced a GPS Control Segment Sustainment II (GCS II) contract with the U.S. Air Force, through which the company will continue to sustain and further modernize the Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite constellation’s ground control system

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