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RAF Pilot Takes On New Lockheed Fighter Jet

A Royal Air Force officer took to the skies in a Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 Lightning II, also known as the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) becoming the first active-duty service pilot from the United Kingdom to make use of the new product. RAF Squadron Leader Steve Long piloted BF-2, …

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General Dynamics Claimes a Pair of Contracts

General Dynamics has won two separate valued at $118 million and $33 million, respectively. The $118 million task order was awarded by the U.S. Navy to support Submarine modification efforts. GD Electric Boat will continue their ongoing concept studies, engineering and design of a common missile compartment for the U.K. …

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General Dynamics Earns $118M Contract Modification

General Dynamics Electric Boat has claimed a $118 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to continue concept studies, engineering and design of a Common Missile Compartment for the UK’s Successor ballistic-missile submarine and the U.S.S. Ohio replacement submarine. The award boosts a $76 million contract announced in December 2008 …

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HMS Edinburgh Docks for Final Refit

The HMS Edinburgh has been dry-docked in Portsmouth for a major overhaul to be conducted by BAE Systems under a £17.5 million contract.  The HMS Edinburgh is the last Type 42 destroyers to undergo upkeep. During the overhaul, the vessel’s hull receive a coat of super-efficient Sigma 990 paint to …

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Lockheed Delivers Upgraded Aircraft

Lockheed Martin has delivered the first two of seven upgraded P-3C maritime surveillance aircraft for the Islamic Republic of Pakistan as part of the U.S. Government’s Foreign Military Sales program. “These aircraft incorporate a variety of enhanced features including communications, electro-optic and infrared systems, data management, controls and displays, mission …

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BAE to Develop Missile After $185M Deal

BAE Systems has won a $185.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy for development of a new Long Range Land Attack Projectile (LRLAP). “BAE Systems has been lead developer and integrator for munitions, including the 155mm LRLAP, for the U.S. Navy DDG 1000 program, ” said Jim Schoppenhorst, vice president …

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SAIC Wins Task Order

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has won a task order from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command to administer modeling, simulation, and analytically based warfare analysis support to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations’ (OPNAV) Assessment Division (N81).   Terms of the contract include a one year …

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Cobham Receives Technical Standing Order from FAA

Cobham’s HeliSAS Stability Augmentation system has received Technical Standing Order certification from the Federal Aviation Administration. The certification approves the manufacture of the HeliSAS system’s components. According to a press release issued by Cobham, “HeliSAS is a two-axis attitude hold, attitude command, flight control system. The system has two basic …

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Northrop Grumman delivers submarine 4 months ahead of schedule

Northrop Grumman delivered the sixth Virginia class submarine, the USS New Mexico, to the US Navy yesterday, four months ahead of schedule. The construction of the submarine took 70 months, the shortest of any Virginia class sub. Becky Stewart, VP for Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding’s sub program, said “New Mexico’s delivery …

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