Tag Archives: F-16

Lockheed, Air Force, Calspan Conduct Teaming Drill for Manned, Unmanned Systems

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 11, 2017 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Skunk Works business unit has collaborated with Calspan, the U.S. Air Force‘s Test Pilot School and the Air Force Research Laboratory in a teaming exercise for manned and unmanned systems at Edwards Air Force Base, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Have Raider …

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Raytheon, Air Force Test GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation System on Decoy Jammer Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has worked with the U.S. Air Force to complete six flight tests to validate the GPS Aided Inertial Navigation System II aboard the Miniature Air Launched Decoy-Jammer vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the flight tests were held at the White Sands Missile Range …

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Lockheed Martin to Supply Laser-Guided Training Rounds for Polish Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 22, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will produce laser-guided training rounds for Poland’s military under a $1.9 million contract from Megmar Logistics and Consulting, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. This is Poland’s first procurement of the Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds under the F-16 Block 52+ laser-guided bomb …

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AIDC Starts Update Work on Taiwan’s Lockheed-Built F-16s

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 26, 2017 — Aerospace Industrial Development Corp. has begun to implement updates to Taiwan’s fleet of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Taiwanese state-owned AIDC stated that it expects to complete the modernization work on 144 F-16s in six years with four jets currently …

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DLA Awards GE $98M Delivery Order to Reproduce F110 Military Jet Engines

General Electric (NYSE: GE) will remanufacture F110 military aircraft engines for the U.S. Air Force under a $98.1 million firm-fixed-priced delivery order from the Defense Logistics Agency. The Defense Department said Tuesday that GE will perform work through through Oct. 30, 2018,  in Ohio and Kansas. DLA’s aviation unit is the contracting activity and will obligate fiscal …

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Harris to Provide Electronic Warfare Systems for Morocco’s F-16 Fleet; Ed Zoiss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 12, 2017 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) will provide electronic warfare systems for the Moroccan air force’s fleet of F-16 fighter jets as part of a potential $91 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will provide its AN/ALQ-211 Advanced Integrated …

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Air Force Selects Raytheon to Update F-16 Mission Computer System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 20, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been tasked by the U.S. Air Force to produce a new modular mission computer system for the military service’s F-16 aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The computer update is designed with multicore processing, cybersecurity and high-speed computing and data networking features, …

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U.S., India Continue Talks on Boeing, Lockheed Fighter Aircraft Production Facilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 12, 2016 — The U.S. and India are working on a deal to establish manufacturing hubs for Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-16 and Boeing (NYSE: BA) F/A-18 fighter jets in India, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Washington Post reported Monday the Indian government seeks to co-produce both the F-16 and F/A-18 aircraft platforms as …

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State Dept Clears $200M Poland Request for Lockheed Air-to-Surface Missiles

The State Department has approved a potential $200 million foreign military sale of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile Extended Range systems,  equipment and training services to Poland. Poland ordered 70 units of AGM-158B JASSM-ER, two flight test vehicles, two mass simulant vehicles, one flight test vehicle and three separation test vehicles, …

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Weekly Roundup November 21 – November 23, 2016: L-3 Squeezes Buy in Before Rate Hike

November 21 – November 23, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Interest rates are all but certain to go up in December and one large defense contractor has seemingly gotten ahead of the game to make one more big buy …

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