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Feb 10, 2016, 16:04 ET
Four F-35 Lighting II aircraft fly over Luke Air Force Base, Arizona. The F-35 fleet recently surpassed 50,000 flight hours.

F-35 Lightning II World-Wide Fleet Exceeds 50,000 Flying Hours

 F-35 Lightning II aircraft operating at 12 different locations worldwide surpassed the 50,000 flight hour mark this month. The first flight...

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...

Dec 11, 2015, 16:06 ET
The 2,500th production C-130 Hercules was delivered on Friday, December 11, 2015.  HC-130J Combat King II, assigned to the USAF 71st Rescue Squadron was ferried to its new home at Moody AFB in Valdosta, Georgia.

Lockheed Martin Delivers 2,500th C-130 Hercules

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) delivered the 2,500th C-130 Hercules from its production line here today. This landmark Hercules is an HC-130J...

Nov 17, 2015, 08:00 ET

Lockheed Martin Hybrid Airship Certification Plan for Commercial Transport Approved by the FAA

The Federal Aviation Administration (Seattle Aircraft Certification Office) recently approved Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) project specific...

Nov 11, 2015, 09:30 ET
The Auto Ground Collision Avoidance System is flight tested on an F-16D at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in Palmdale, California. Photo: NASA

Lockheed Martin F-16 Auto GCAS Team Wins Aviation Week Award

 The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-16 Auto Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto GCAS) team was presented a 2015 Aviation Week Program...

Nov 03, 2015, 08:00 ET
Lockheed Martin completed more than 27,000 hours of simulated flight time on an F-16C Block 50 aircraft at Lockheed Martin's Full Scale Durability Test facility in Fort Worth, Texas. Photo: Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Completes F-16 Durability Testing Milestone

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) completed more than 27,000 hours of simulated flight time on an F-16C Block 50 aircraft and is now analyzing the...

Nov 02, 2015, 18:18 ET
F-35 Integrated Test Force, Edwards AFB, Calif. test pilot Maj Charles "Flak" Trickey fired the GAU-22/A 25mm gun from F-35A aircraft AF-2 in the first aerial gun test operating on the China Lake, California, test range, Oct. 30. (Credit: Chad Bellay, Edwards F-35 Integrated Test Force)

F-35A Lightning II Completes First Successful Aerial Gun Test

The F-35A Lightning II completed the first three airborne gunfire bursts from its internal Gun Airborne Unit (GAU)-22/A 25mm Gatling gun system...

Oct 29, 2015, 14:45 ET
Jeff Babione announced as the Lockheed Martin F-35 program executive vice president and general manager, effective Jan. 1, 2016.

Jeff Babione Named F-35 Program Leader

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that Jeff Babione has been named the executive vice president and general manager of the F-35...

Oct 21, 2015, 01:00 ET
The innovative F-16V configuration provides advanced combat capabilities in a scalable and affordable package. Lockheed Martin photo by Randy Crites.

F-16V Takes Flight

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) successfully completed the maiden flight of the F-16V, the latest and most advanced F-16 on the market today. The...

Oct 07, 2015, 09:00 ET

Lockheed Martin and Guardtime Technology Target Data Manipulation Cyber Threats

 Using a specialized mission support system, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Guardtime demonstrated a pre-packaged technology that mitigates...

Sep 23, 2015, 11:15 ET

Fort Worth ISD Expands STEM Curriculum Through Million Dollar Investment From Lockheed Martin

 Fort Worth Independent School District and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced a $1 million multi-year grant to expand college- and...

Sep 22, 2015, 14:39 ET
Norwegian Minister of Defence, Her Excellency Ine Eriksen Soreide, with the Norwegian Armed Force's first F-35A Lightning II, known as AM-1, at the Lockheed Martin F-35 production facility in Fort Worth, Texas. The rollout marks an important production milestone for the F-35 program and the future of Norway's national defense. Lockheed Martin photo.

Lockheed Martin and Norwegian Armed Forces Celebrate Rollout of Norway's First F-35A

 Ceremonies were held today at the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 production facility celebrating the rollout of the first F-35A Lightning II...

Sep 09, 2015, 15:26 ET

Lockheed Martin Announces Briefing Schedule for the 2015 AFA Air and Space Conference

 Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) will host two briefings for journalists at the 2015 Air Force Association (AFA) Air & Space Conference and...

Sep 07, 2015, 12:05 ET
The first F-35A for the Italian Air Force, and the first F-35 built at the Cameri FACO, takes to the skies over Italy, Sept. 7, making the first F-35 Lightning II outside the United States. Lockheed Martin photo by: Todd McQueen

Italy's F-35A Lightning II Flies Inaugural European Flight

 Italy's first F-35A Lightning II, known as AL-1 and assembled at the Cameri Final Assembly and Check Out (FACO) facility, flew for the first...

Sep 02, 2015, 17:02 ET
Col. David Lyons, 388th Fighter Wing Commander, and Lt. Col. Yosef Morris, 34th Fighter Squadron Director of Operations, are greeted by Airmen and civic leaders after delivering the first two F-35As to Hill AFB today. The jets, known as AF-77 and AF-78, arrived at 1:13 p.m. MDT after an approximate two hour flight from the F-35 production facility in Fort Worth, Texas. These aircraft are the first two of 72 jets that will be assigned to both the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings at Hill.   (AF photo courtesy of Hill AFB Public Affairs)

Hill Air Force Base Receives First Two F-35A Lightning IIs

 The first two Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35A Lightning IIs assigned to the 388th Fighter Wing were officially delivered to the base today....

Jul 22, 2015, 08:00 ET
A technician completes final pre-flight checks on a U-2 Dragon Lady before an Open Mission Systems demonstration flight in which fighter aircraft from multiple generations and services exchange penetrating Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance, Electronic Warfare and signals intelligence data.

Lockheed Martin Completes Sixth Open Mission Systems Flight

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) successfully integrated and flight tested seven Open Mission Systems (OMS) payloads in a span of less than three months...

Mar 12, 2015, 15:00 ET
Italy's first built F-35A, aircraft AL-1, which will also be the first jet operated by the Italian Air Force, rolls out of the Cameri, Italy, Final Assembly & Check Out (FACO) facility, Mar. 12. (Lockheed Martin photo by Larry Bramblett)

First Italian F-35A 'Rolls Out' Of Cameri Production Facility

History was achieved today when the first Italian F-35A Lightning II rolled out of the Cameri Final Assembly and Check Out (FACO) facility, marking...

Mar 05, 2015, 10:00 ET

Lockheed Martin Wins Three Manufacturing Leadership Awards

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] won three 2015 Manufacturing Leadership (ML) Awards for achievements in Engineering and Production Technology...

Feb 05, 2015, 11:30 ET

Lockheed Martin Announces Briefing Schedule For The 2015 AFA Air Warfare Symposium And Technology Exposition

 Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced its media briefing schedule for the 2015 Air Force Association (AFA) Air Warfare Symposium and...

Oct 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Lockheed Martin Pursuing Compact Nuclear Fusion Reactor Concept

The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Skunk Works® team is working on a new compact fusion reactor (CFR) that can be developed and deployed in as...