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Lockheed Martin opens new facility to support F-35 production growth

New manufacturing facility expected to bring new jobs to Pinellas Park PINELLAS PARK, Fla., April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Elected officials and business community leaders joined Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today in the formal opening of a new manufacturing facility that...

Strike Planned At Italy F-35 Assembly Line

ROME - Workers at Italy’s F-35 assembly line have announced a strike next Tuesday to protest the widespread use of employment agency contractors at the site. Unions planning the one-day strike said 600 staff at Cameri Air Base — where...

Airbus warns Berlin Against F-35 fighter aircraft buy

A leading Airbus manager has warned that the German federal government would snub France for its aircraft procurement. Dirk Hoke, Chief Executive Officer of Airbus Defense and Space, has warned the German government against the purchase of Lockheed Martin's F-35...

Lockheed Martin to propose stealthy hybrid of F-22 and F-35 for Japan

TOKYO - U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp plans to offer Japan a stealth fighter design based on its export-banned F-22 Raptor and advanced F-35 Lightning II aircraft (stealthy hybrid), two sources said. Lockheed has discussed the idea with Japanese...

F-35 and Aegis Combat System successfully demonstrate integration potential in first live missile test

WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, New Mexico Sept. 13, 2016 - Two pre-eminent weapon systems, the F-35 Lightning II and Aegis Weapon System, worked together for the first time during a live fire exercise. The joint Lockheed Martin, (NYSE: LMT)...

AMRAAM missile fired more than 30 times from the Joint Strike Fighter

Modern AMRAAM used on more aircraft than any other air-to-air missile TUCSON, Ariz., July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 30 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles have been fired from all three variants of the Joint Strike Fighter since testing...

Lockheed Martin and Israel Celebrate Rollout of Israel’s First F-35 ‘Adir’

Fort Worth, Texas, June 22, 2016 – Israeli and U.S. government leaders joined Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to celebrate the rollout of the first Israeli Air Force F-35A Lightning II, marking a major production milestone for the future of...

Hill’s F-35s drop first weapons

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah (AFNS) -- Airmen from the 388th and 419th fighter wings dropped laser-guided bombs at the Utah Test and Training Range the week of Feb. 25, marking the first time an F-35 Lightning II combat...

IAI receives additional F-35 Lightning II contract to produce 40 wing sets

February 15, 2016 – Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) received an additional contract from Lockheed Martin to produce 40 wing sets for the F-35 Lightning II multi-role stealth fighter aircraft. IAI is scheduled to produce more than 800 pairs of...

F-35 fires AIM-9X

An F-35 Lightning II fighter jet from the 461st Flight Test Squadron launched an AIM-9X missile for the first time over the Pacific Sea Test Range January 12. The flight sciences aircraft, AF-1, of the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Integrated...
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Saab and Varjo Technologies work together to revolutionise flight simulators. The Finnish company Varjo has developed a human eye...
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