Tuesday, June 28, 2022

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Top US general is worried about new China hypersonic weapon

The top US general said China's test of a hypersonic weapon over the summer was "very concerning" and that "it has all of our attention." Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Mark Milley, speaking to Bloomberg Television, stopped short of...

Pentagon And Lockheed Martin Agree To F-35 Production Rebaseline

Updated schedule ensures production predictability and stability FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The F-35 Joint Program Office (JPO) and the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) industry team have agreed on an F-35 production rebaseline that ensures predictability and...

Lockheed Wants to connect weapons with 5G technology

The Pentagon should start electronically connecting its most important weapons first as it builds a broader strategy to link everything on the battlefield using 5G technology, the head of the world’s largest defense contractor says. Lockheed Martin CEO Jim Taiclet...

Operation Allies Refuge: Fort Lee Chosen as First Stop in U.S. for Relocating Afghans

Over the weekend the State Department asked the Defense Department to provide a location where it could temporarily house as many as 2,500 Afghan citizens as part of the "Operation Allies Refuge" program. "We have recommended, based on this initial...

U.S Department of Defense: Weapons Procurement Cost Estimate of $1.92 trillion

The U.S Department of Defense estimates that the cost for the acquisition of major weapons platforms rose from $1.74 trillion to $1.92 trillion in 2017, Defense News reported Tuesday. The figure represents a 10 percent increase from the previous year’s projections,...
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IAI Delivers First Sets of F-16 Aerostructures and 200th F-35 Wing to LM

June 14, 2022 - During a ceremony held at Israel Aerospace Industries' (IAI) wing assembly line, IAI delivered Lockheed...
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