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Modernization of Chile’s F-16 fighters

  WASHINGTON — The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Chile of equipment and related services for F-16 Modernization for an estimated cost of $634.70 million. The Defense Security Cooperation...

Russian embassy protests arrest of russian charged with illegally obtaining U.S. fighter jet manuals

Russia's embassy has protested the arrest of a Russian software developer who was extradited from Georgia and charged by U.S. authorities with trying to obtain user manuals and instructional materials for F-16 fighter jets. The Washington embassy issued its complaint...

Lockheed Martin inaugurates F-16 production line In Greenville, South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) hosted a ceremony to celebrate its new F-16 production line in Greenville, South Carolina. F-16 tooling and equipment previously in Fort Worth, Texas, has since been installed in a...

IAF commits to 324 Tejas fighters, provided a good Mark-II jet is delivered

NEW DELHI - After years of being critical of the Tejas fighter, which is still not combat-ready 35 years after the Light Combat Aircraft project was first approved by the government, the IAF has now agreed to induct 324...

Inert nuclear gravity bomb passes first F-16 flight test

KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- An Air Force F-16 aircraft released an inert B61 nuclear bomb in a test recently, demonstrating the aircraft's capability to deliver the weapon and testing the functioning of the weapon's non-nuclear components, including...

U.S. Air Force Authorizes Extended Service Life for F-16

New flight hour limit supports F-16 operational life to 2048 and beyond FORT WORTH, Texas, April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force authorized extending the service life of the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-16's designed service life to 12,000 Equivalent Flight...

U.S. Air Force, Lockheed Martin Demonstrate Manned/Unmanned Teaming

PALMDALE, Calif., April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Skunk Works®, the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School and Calspan Corporation successfully demonstrated manned/unmanned teaming to improve combat efficiency and effectiveness for the...

India Rejects US Offer Of Lockheed Martin F-16 Jets

As the United States is heading towards a momentous Presidential Election, India has decided not to purchase F-16 fighter aircraft from America. Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar recently said that New Delhi rejected the US offer due to certain reasons. According...

Lockheed Martin Completes F-16 Durability Testing Milestone

Data will help identify a definitive, safe extended flight hour limit for Block 40-52 F-16s FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 3, 2015 - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) completed more than 27,000 hours of simulated flight time on an F-16C Block 50...

Lockheed Martin: Taiwan Becomes 20th International Customer for Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 13, 2015 – Taiwan’s Air Force recently selected Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Sniper® Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) for its F-16 aircraft, becoming the 20th international customer to choose Sniper ATP to fulfill precision attack requirements. In the...
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