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Lockheed Secures $110M Navy Contract Modification for F-35 Block 3F Upgrade Support

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $109.6 million contract modification to support Block 3F upgrade of company-built F-35s. The Defense Department said Tuesday the modification covers the provision of 567 modification kits for offboard system hardware and turnaround assets as well as recurring labor for the completion of hardware and software upgrades. …

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MBDA Secures 3 UK Missile Contracts Worth $689M Total

The U.K.’s ministry of defense has awarded MBDA three contracts worth $689 million combined to produce and maintain various missile systems for the British armed forces. MBDA will supply Meteor and Common Anti-air Modular Missile weapons as well as maintain Sea Viper missiles in support of various ships and aircraft, the ministry said Friday. The company secured a …

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Lockheed Gets $373M Contract Modification to Build F-35 Variants for Non-DoD Participants

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $372.9 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to produce F-35A and F-35B variants and conduct deficiency correction efforts for non-Defense Department participants. DoD said Monday the modification falls under a previously awarded advance acquisition contract for low-rate initial production of lot 10 F-35s. The company received a $1.28 billion …

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Lockheed Gets $129M F-35 Core Processor Order Modification

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautics business has secured a two-year, $129.4 million delivery order modification from the U.S. Navy to perform additional work on the TR-3 integrated core processor and related subsystems for the F-35 program. The Defense Department said Wednesday work under the modification seeks to address diminishing manufacturing sources challenges in the production of lot 15 F-35s …

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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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