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BAE to Lead F-35 Sustainment in UK Under Subcontract From Lockheed

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 4, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has awarded an estimated $50 million subcontract to BAE Systems for support to the F-35 fighter jet fleet in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. BAE said Friday it will work with Lockheed to provide engineering, technical, training, maintenance and supply chain management …

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ACT I Secures Booz Allen Subcontract for F-35 Program Office Engineering Support; Michael Niggel Comments

Advanced Concepts and Technologies International has secured a potential five-year subcontract from Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) to provide engineering services to the Naval Air Systems Command in support of the F-35 joint strike fighter program office. Booz Allen awarded the subcontract under a task order the company received through the …

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Navy Awards Lockheed $582M F-35 Air Vehicle Spares Delivery Order

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a four-year, $581.8 million delivery order from the U.S. Navy to supply air vehicle initial spares for the F-35 program. The Defense Department said Friday the order covers F-35 common spares; F-35A, F-35B and F-35C unique spares; aloft spares packages/deployment spares packages and reprogramming lab spares in support of the …

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Lockheed Plans New Johnstown, PA Facility for F-35 Parts Production; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2017 — A subsidiary of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will lease a 35,000-square-foot facility in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, as part of company plans to expand production of F-35 parts and components, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Tribune-Democrat reported Friday Lockheed’s AeroParts business also aims to deploy more equipment and open at …

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Report: Lockheed Aims to Save $5B on F-35 Program Amid Lot 11 Contract Negotiations

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has initiated talks with suppliers to generate $5 billion in cost savings on the F-35 program as the company negotiates a contract to produce the 11th batch of fighter jets, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Julie Johnsson and Anthony Capaccio write Lockheed CEO Marillyn Hewson, also an inductee into …

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Lockheed Martin Eyes Belgium, Spain & Switzerland as Potential F-35 Buyers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 7, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is in talks with Belgium, Spain and Switzerland for the countries’ potential purchase of F-35 fighter aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Defense World reported Friday Jeff Babione, executive vice president and general manager of Lockheed’s F-35 program, told reporters at the Avalon …

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ACT I Names Corey Gomez to Senior Contract Project Manager Post

Corey Gomez, a program manager at Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, has been appointed to serve as a senior contract project manager at ACT I to oversee the company’s multiple Defense Department contracts. ACT I said in a press release that Gomez will continue to offer more than 16 years worth of …

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Lockheed-Built F-35 to Support Future Ops Against Islamic State Group

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 1, 2017 — Air Combat Command Chief Gen. Hawk Carlisle has said the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jet will be deployed within the next few years to support operations against the Islamic State militant group, Executive Gov reported Tuesday. Military.com reported Friday that Carlisle noted the aircraft …

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ACT I Hires William Stranges to Head F-35 Business Financial Mgmt Contract; Michael Niggel Comments

William Stranges, former head of the F-35 Joint Program Office concurrency cost team, has joined Advanced Concepts and Technologies International as program manager for the company’s F-35 contract. ACT I said Stranges will lead its business financial management contract with the F-35 JPO under his new role. “Mr. Stranges has over 30 years …

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Lockheed Gets $1.1B Contract for F-35 Logistics, Sustainment Services to US, Foreign Military Clients

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $1.06 billion contract to sustain and provide recurring logistics support for F-35 aircraft of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, non-Defense Department participants and foreign military sales customers. DoD said Tuesday that Lockheed will conduct sustainment efforts such as ground maintenance, depot activation, automatic logistics information system, …

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