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Dec 19, 2014, 12:07 ET

Lockheed Martin-Built MUOS-3 Secure Communications Satellite Encapsulated In Launch Vehicle Fairing

The third Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite built by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] for the U.S. Navy was encapsulated into its payload...

Dec 18, 2014, 16:25 ET

Orion Spacecraft Finishes Cross Country Road Trip

 The Lockheed Martin [NYSE:LMT]-built Orion spacecraft has just completed its 2,700 mile journey from Naval Base San Diego back to Kennedy...

Dec 15, 2014, 09:27 ET

U.S. Air Force Approves Full Rate Production For Lockheed Martin's JASSM®-ER

 The U.S. Air Force has approved full rate production for Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile – Extended...

Dec 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Lockheed Martin Selected To Continue Building MK 41 Vertical Launch Systems For U.S. Navy

The U.S. Navy awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $235 million contract to continue building MK 41 Vertical Launch Systems (VLS) with options...

Dec 12, 2014, 09:07 ET

Lockheed Martin Opens Facility To Accelerate MUOS Secure Radio Terminal And Government Application Development

 With the U.S. Navy's Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) expected to achieve global communications coverage next year, Lockheed Martin [NYSE:...

Dec 10, 2014, 11:03 ET
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U.S. Integrated Ballistic Missile Defense System Commemorates 10 Years Of Operation, Begins Initial Testing For Next Upgrade

This year marked the 10th anniversary of the first operational deployment of the Command Control, Battle Management & Communications (C2BMC)...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:45 ET

Orion Spacecraft Heading Home After Successful At-Sea Recovery By U.S. Navy And NASA

Engineers are getting their first look at the Lockheed Martin [NYSE:LMT]-built Orion spacecraft following its successful flight test and...

Dec 08, 2014, 15:12 ET
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Lockheed Martin Deploys Map Of The World Application To Commercial Cloud For National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

 The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) became the first intelligence agency to host an operational capability within Amazon Web...

Dec 08, 2014, 13:10 ET

Lockheed Martin Names Robert Rangel Senior Vice President, Washington Operations

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has appointed Robert Rangel, 55, to senior vice president for Washington Operations and a corporate officer effective...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Lockheed Martin Opens New Center For Innovation And Security Solutions In UAE

 Global security and aerospace leader Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] celebrated the opening of a new state-of-the-art collaboration center in...

Dec 05, 2014, 12:44 ET

Lockheed Martin-Built Orion Spacecraft Takes First Steps On Journey To Mars With Successful Test Flight

 The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT]-built Orion spacecraft gently splashed down into the waters of the Pacific Ocean at 11:29 a.m. EST this...

Dec 01, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Lockheed Martin Names Bridget Lauderdale Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy And Business Development

 Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has appointed Bridget Lauderdale, 48, to senior vice president for Corporate Strategy and Business Development and...

Dec 01, 2014, 10:10 ET

Lockheed Martin Completes Environmental Testing On U.S. Navy's Fourth MUOS Secure Communications Satellite

 Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has completed thermal vacuum testing on the fourth satellite scheduled to launch and join the U.S. Navy's Mobile...

Nov 26, 2014, 12:30 ET
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Lockheed Martin CFO To Speak At Credit Suisse Global Industrials Investor Conference

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will webcast live a presentation by Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Bruce Tanner at the...

Nov 19, 2014, 13:52 ET

Lockheed Martin Opens Surface Navy Innovation Center

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has opened the Surface Navy Innovation Center (SNIC) to support the development of new technologies for the U.S....

Nov 18, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Lockheed Martin CEO Highlights Role Of Diversity And Inclusion In Energy Innovation

 Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Marillyn Hewson highlighted the role of diversity and inclusion in...

Nov 18, 2014, 13:00 ET
The unmanned K-MAX helicopter successfully conducted a firefighting mission during a demonstration on Nov. 6. Aided by the small unmanned Indago quad rotor, unmanned K-MAX extinguished several fires while collecting and dropping more than 24,000 pounds of water onto the flames in one hour.

Unmanned Team Of K-MAX® Helicopter And Indago Quad Rotor Demonstrate Firefighting Capability

 A team of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Kaman (NYSE: KAMN) unmanned aircraft successfully demonstrated its ability to aid in firefighting...

Nov 18, 2014, 10:00 ET

Lockheed Martin Announces New Leadership Appointments

 Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced the appointments of Patricia L. Lewis, 52, to senior vice...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:56 ET
2014 Secretary of Defense PBL Award Goes to Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod Team

2014 Secretary of Defense PBL Award Goes to Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod Team

 The Office of the Secretary of Defense awarded the U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Sniper® Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP)...

Nov 17, 2014, 12:36 ET

Lockheed Martin Begins Final Assembly Of NASA's Next Mars Lander

 Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has started the assembly, test and launch operations (ATLO) phase for NASA's InSight Mars lander spacecraft. The...