Greetings from Phoenix, Arizona, minions...
In my long absence from our nation's capital,
much has happened (or not). Lockheed Martin has been awarded two additional
The contracts are respectively $68.3 million and $45.9
million modifications to the previously awarded Low Rate Initial Production II
and III contracts for changes to the F-35's configuration.
Lockheed Martin held its first quarter earnings call earlier today. Top company officials hope to "definitize" the LRIP 6 and 7 contracts in the first half of 2013. They're also hoping to secure some cash to start buying long-lead i... Read Post
FORT WORTH, Texas: Lockheed Martin has received a $3.5 billion contract modification from the U.S. Department of Defense to manufacture 31 F-35 Lightning II stealth fighters in the fourth lot of low-rate initial production (LRIP). T... Read Post
Lockheed Martin is being awarded a $258.8 million not-to-exceed undefinitized modification to the previously awarded low rate production contract for the F-35. The contract modification to the fifth production lot adds one additiona... Read Post