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Jan 06, 2021, 10:00 ET Pentagon and Lockheed Martin Agree to $1.28B F-35 Sustainment Contract

The F-35 Joint Program Office awarded the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) industry team a $1.28 billion Undefinitized Contract Action (UCA) to support...


Dec 28, 2020, 10:00 ET Lockheed Martin Celebrates a Year of F-35 Successes

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) delivered the 123rd F-35 aircraft of the year last week. Lockheed Martin delivered the 123rd F-35 aircraft of the year...


Dec 28, 2020, 07:43 ET Initial Operational Capability Declared for Australia's RAAF F-35A

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon. Linda Reynolds, CSC, and Minister for Defence Industry, Melissa Price MP, today declared Initial Operational...


Nov 19, 2020, 12:30 ET F-35 Proposal Submitted to Swiss Government

On Nov. 18, the U.S. government and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) submitted an F-35 proposal to the Swiss government in support of Switzerland's New...


Jul 31, 2020, 12:28 ET F-35 Proposal to Canada Submitted

On July 30, the U.S government submitted the Request for Proposal (RFP) response for the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) built F-35 to Canada in support...


May 19, 2020, 17:54 ET Lockheed Martin Announces Proactive Measures to Mitigate COVID-19 Impacts to F-35 Production

In response to previously reported COVID-19 F-35 supplier delays, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is taking proactive measures to mitigate impacts and...


Mar 03, 2020, 14:47 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers 500th F-35 Aircraft, Surpasses 250,000 Flight Hours

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the F-35 Joint Program Office delivered the 500th F-35. In February, the F-35 enterprise surpassed 250,000 flight...


Feb 20, 2020, 10:00 ET Lockheed Martin and Guardtime Federal Join Forces to Thwart Software Cyber Threats

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Guardtime Federal are working together to mitigate cyber threats across Lockheed Martin Aeronautics' software supply...


Feb 18, 2020, 08:00 ET U.S. Air Force, Lockheed Martin, Collins Aerospace Complete U-2 SYERS-2C Upgrades, Enhancing the Dragon Lady's Imaging Capability

The U.S. Air Force, Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies (NYSE: UTX), and Lockheed Martin Skunk Works® (NYSE: LMT) recently...


Jan 06, 2020, 11:00 ET Pentagon and Lockheed Martin Sign 2020 F-35 Sustainment Contract

The F-35 Joint Program Office awarded the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) industry team a $1.9 billion contract to support operations and sustainment of...


Aug 04, 2011, 10:11 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers Morocco's First Advanced F-16s

The Royal Moroccan Air Force (RMAF) unveiled the first four of 24 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-16 aircraft in a ceremony today at Ben Guerrir Air...


Jun 30, 2011, 02:15 ET Lockheed Martin Aeronautics to Eliminate About 1,500 Positions

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today announced there will be reductions in employment across its Aeronautics business area as part of a plan to improve...


May 23, 2011, 10:47 ET First Lockheed Martin Advanced Block 50 F-16 Unveiled for Turkish Air Force

Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) unveiled the first of 30 new Turkish-built F-16s in ceremonies today at...


Apr 04, 2011, 04:05 ET Lockheed Martin F-35 Flight Test Program Shows Progress in First Quarter

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II test jets made considerable flight test progress during the first quarter of 2011, conducting 199 test...


Jul 20, 2010, 10:11 ET Major Program Milestone Demonstrates Success for Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules Program

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently completed assembly of its 200th C-130J Super Hercules. The aircraft is the second HC130J for the U.S. Air...


Jul 20, 2010, 10:08 ET Lockheed Martin F-16 is Ready for the Future as the World's Most Advanced 4th Generation Fighter

The versions of the F-16 being delivered to customers now are the most advanced 4th Generation multi-role fighter aircraft currently available on the ...


Jul 19, 2010, 11:10 ET Lockheed Martin F-35: The Centerpiece of 21st Century Global Security

The 5th generation F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter will serve as the centerpiece for 21st century global security while strengthening international ...


Jul 13, 2010, 12:26 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers First Mid-Life Upgrade P-3 Orion

The first Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) P-3 Orion with new Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) enhancements was delivered to U.S. Customs and Border Protection...


Jun 09, 2010, 03:02 ET Lockheed Martin F-35 Ground-Test Article Completes Testing Five Months Ahead of Schedule

The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II program successfully completed F-35A conventional takeoff and landing (CTOL) full-scale static...


Jun 04, 2010, 05:08 ET Canada Accepts First of 17 Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules

Canada formally accepted the first of 17 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) C-130J Super Hercules aircraft today at ceremonies here and at Canadian Forces...


Jan 11, 2010, 03:03 ET Lockheed Martin Receives $344 Million in Ongoing Funding for C-5 Modernization Program

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received ongoing funding through a recently issued Acquisition Decision Memorandum (ADM) that authorizes Low Rate...