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Feb 03, 2016, 11:00 ET

New and Improved Orion Crew Module Arrives at Kennedy Space Center

The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and NASA Orion team has secured the 2,700 lb. Exploration Mission-1 (EM-1) Orion crew module into its structural...

Feb 03, 2016, 09:07 ET

Redefining Precision: Thermal Vacuum Test Validates Lockheed Martin's GPS III Satellite Design

Engineers at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently proved their design for the world's most powerful Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite can...

Feb 03, 2016, 03:00 ET

Lockheed Martin Awarded JCSAT-17 Satellite Contract From SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation

 SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation (SJC) has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a contract for JCSAT-17, a satellite based on the A2100 common...

Feb 01, 2016, 10:05 ET
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Lockheed Martin and Duke Energy Sign 17-Year Renewable Energy Pact

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered into a 17-year power purchase agreement for solar-generated electricity produced by Duke Energy...

Jan 30, 2016, 15:21 ET
Mrs. Mary Winnefeld, ship sponsor of the future USS Sioux City, christens the 11th littoral combat ship before launching sideways into the Menominee River in Marinette, Wis.

Lockheed Martin-led Team Launches Future USS Sioux City

 The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-led industry team launched the nation's 11th Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), Sioux City, into the Menominee River...

Jan 28, 2016, 13:02 ET
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Lockheed Martin Declares First Quarter 2016 Dividend

The Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) board of directors has authorized a first quarter 2016 dividend of $1.65 per share. The dividend is...

Jan 28, 2016, 10:32 ET
Lockheed Martin will help NATS crucial deployment of SESAR based technologies. Photo: NATS

NATS Appoints Lockheed Martin as Systems Integration Partner

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been appointed by NATS to support the UK air traffic management company's technology transformation programme over...

Jan 28, 2016, 09:27 ET

Lockheed Martin Partners with Advanced Electronics Company to Open New Sniper ATP Support Center in Saudi Arabia

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) recently celebrated the opening of the Sniper® Advanced Targeting Pod...

Jan 26, 2016, 07:01 ET
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Lockheed Martin Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today reported fourth quarter 2015 net sales of $12.9 billion, compared to $12.5 billion in the fourth quarter of...

Jan 26, 2016, 07:00 ET
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Lockheed Martin to Separate and Combine IT and Technical Services Businesses with Leidos

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered into a definitive agreement to separate and combine its realigned Information Systems & Global...

Jan 20, 2016, 09:03 ET
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Lockheed Martin to Streamline Internal Revenue Service Tax Processing

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was recently awarded a new contract with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), supporting its Submission Processing...

Jan 19, 2016, 09:05 ET

Lockheed Martin Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Results Conference Call Webcast

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will webcast live its fourth quarter and full year 2015 earnings results conference call on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at 11...

Jan 14, 2016, 13:00 ET
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ExxonMobil Awards Lockheed Martin Next-Generation Refining and Chemical Facility Automation System Contract

ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company (EMRE) has awarded Lockheed Martin a contract to serve as the systems integrator in the early stage...

Jan 12, 2016, 10:45 ET

Lockheed Martin Team Delivers Second Lightning Tracker for NOAA Weather Satellite

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) delivered the second Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) instrument that will provide earlier alerts of severe...

Jan 12, 2016, 10:03 ET
The Lockheed Martin HIMARS launcher has  achieved 1 million operational hours, wth a 99-percent readiness rate.

HIMARS Achieves One Million Operational Hours Milestone

 Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) recently achieved a significant milestone with U.S. military...

Jan 11, 2016, 13:48 ET
The latest evolution of the Aegis Combat System - Baseline 9.C1 - was certified for the U.S. Destroyer fleet, which will one day include the USS John Finn (pictured here), now under construction. U.S. Navy photo.

U.S. Navy Certifies Latest Capabilities of Aegis Combat System

The U.S. Navy and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) certified the latest evolution of the Aegis Combat System – called Baseline 9.C1 – for...

Jan 11, 2016, 12:35 ET
Aharon Marmarosh, director, Israel Ministry of Defense Mission in New York, leaves a commemorative message on F-35A aircraft AS-1, Israel's first F-35 "Adir" aircraft, at the Lockheed Martin F-35 production facility in Fort Worth, Texas, Jan. 7. Lockheed Martin Photo by Beth Steel

First F-35A "Adir" for Israel Taking Shape in Fort Worth

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Israeli Ministry of Defense officials commemorated the beginning of the first F-35A "Adir" (meaning "mighty...

Jan 07, 2016, 09:45 ET

Lockheed Martin Brings Color to the Apache Helicopter Cockpit with $54 Million U.S. Army Contract

 The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $54.3 million contract in December 2015 to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition...

Jan 06, 2016, 09:30 ET

Lockheed Martin Receives Sensor Sustainment Contract for the Apache Attack Helicopter

The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $31.8 million contract in December 2015 to sustain the AH-64D/E Apache's targeting and pilotage...

Jan 04, 2016, 11:33 ET

Lockheed Martin Receives $528 Million THAAD Missile-Defense Contract

The Missile Defense Agency awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) a $528 million contract in December 2015 for production and delivery of interceptors...