US Department of Defense announced that US defense contractor Lockheed Martin won a sole-source contract worth nearly half a billion dollars to supply the US Air Force with precision weapons targeting pods.
US Attorney’s Office in Northern District of Georgia stated that Lockheed Martin will pay $2 million in fines for overcharging the US government.
Lockheed Martin stated that the US Air Force would create an advanced radar system in the Marshall Islands.
The U.S. Navy included 12 Boeing Co F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jets and eight Lockheed Martin Corp F-35s on a list of "unfunded priorities" prepared for Congress, defense officials and other sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.The...Show More Summary
The Lockheed Martin F-35 II Joint Strike Fighter Program is prototyping a pod-mounted cyber-attack system.
Lockheed Martin is working to fix an error involving the ground control system for GPS satellites it runs for the US Air Force. ||| Washington - Lockheed Martin Corporation said it is working to resolve a technical error disclosed by...Show More Summary
With ground troops -- and airborne rockets.
By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy included 12 Boeing Co F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jets and eight Lockheed Martin Corp F-35s on a list of "unfunded priorities" prepared for Congress, defense officials and other sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Show More Summary
It's not just federal agencies that are tackling carbon pollution. Several major federal suppliers, such as Lockheed Martin, General Electric, and IBM, announced new voluntary commitments to cut their own emissions as well. The post Obama Signs Executive Order Cutting Federal Government Carbon Emissions appeared first on ThinkProgress.
On the plus side: These savings could go directly into taxpayers' pockets.
Lockheed Martin could be first to market with a revolutionary laser gun for the U.S. Army.
Lockheed Martin has provided a glimpse at the next generation of commercial spacecraft by revealing its proposal for NASA's Commercial Resupply Services 2 (CRS-2) program. The new cargo ships, which Lockheed compares to the US transcontinental...Show More Summary
Lockheed Martin unveiled a new space craft Thursday evening that it says could not only ferry supplies to the International Space Station but also become a habitat for astronauts in deep space. The nation's largest defense contractor is one of several high-profile companies competing for the NASA contract, which also reflects how robust the commercial space […]
During a secret CIA summit within a Lockheed Martin facility in northern Virginia, top agency specialists presented plans to further bolster an already deeply entrenched US intelligence apparatus. The “best” idea? To crack Apple’s encryptions so it could hack into Americans’ iPhones, iPads, and Angry Birds apps.
Are you ready for a three-course meal of Pentagon-acronym alphabet soup?
Lockheed Martin recently tested its new Advanced Test High Energy Asset (ATHENA) laser—not to be confused with the Navy's laser —on the Ford F-150 pictured above. The weapons system hit the truck's running engine from a mile away. The engine doesn't run any more. Read more...
The future of war is now one step closer after Lockheed Martin successfully tested its latest laser weapon system. Lockheed's ATHENA laser weapon prototype, short for Advanced Test High Energy Asset, managed to burn through a truck's hood and destroy the vehicle's engine and drive train. Show More Summary
Military contractor Lockheed Martin unveiled a new laser that is so powerful it can disable a vehicle parked more than a mile away.
The dark, dystopian future we've been warned about has arrived. Lockheed Martin announced on Thursday that a prototype for a new leaser weapon system had successfully destroyed the engine of a small truck "in a matter of seconds from more than a mile away." See also: See the U.S. Show More Summary
It wasn't a projectile or ammunition that destroyed this truck. But rather, a laser: Defense and aerospace company Lockheed Martin announced this week that its new fiber-optic laser weapon system, dubbed ATHENA (Advanced Test High Energy...Show More Summary