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Lockheed’s Rick Ambrose on Air Force’s Next-Gen Missile Warning Satellite Program

Rick Ambrose, head of Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) space business and a 2019 Wash100 winner, told C4ISRNET in an interview published Monday that the Air Force’s missile warning satellite initiative - Next-Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared program – will offer more flexibility and built-in resiliency capabilities.

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McAleese & Associates: Lockheed’s Q2 2019 Sales Growth Driven by Space, Missiles & Fire Control Segments

A report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) saw its sales in the second quarter of 2019 rise 8 percent to $14.4B primarily driven by sales growth in the company’s missiles and fires control sector and space segment.

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McAleese & Associates: Lockheed Reports 23% Growth in Q1 2019 Sales

A report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) saw its sales in the first quarter of 2019 climb 23 percent to $14.3B primarily driven by sales growth in the company’s aeronautics and missiles and fires control business units. Jim McAleese, founder and principal of McAleese & Associates …

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McAleese & Associates: Will Roper on Hypersonics, Other USAF Tech Dev’t Programs

McAleese & Associates has released a report on a speech by Will Roper, assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology and logistics, at the Defense Program Conference held Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Roper said the service is accelerating work on hypersonics and noted about Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) …

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Lockheed to Build Two GPS IIIF Satellites Under $1.4B Air Force Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential nine-year, $1.36B contract to produce the 11th and 12th GPS IIIF satellites for the U.S. Air Force. The contract includes space vehicle test bed and simulators, nonrecurring engineering support, launch and on-orbit services, space vehicle storage and options for up to 22 …

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Lockheed Gets $7.2B Air Force Follow-On Contract for GPS III Satellites

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential $7.2B follow-on contract from the U.S. Air Force to build an additional 22 GPS III satellites. The service said Friday it expects the initial GPS IIIF satellite to be available for liftoff by 2026 under the fixed-price contract. “Getting to a manufacturing …

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Air Force Receives First Lockheed-Built GPS III Satellite for Launch Prep

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 29, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has shipped the first GPS III satellite from Buckley Air Force Base in Colorado to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida as part of a U.S. Air Force program to modernize the existing GPS constellation, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday …

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Lockheed Submits Proposal for Follow-On Air Force GPS III Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has submitted its bid for the U.S. Air Force’s GPS III Follow On program aimed at developing up to 22 next-generation GPS satellites with anti-jamming capabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday its proposed GPS III platform includes …

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Raytheon Enters Final Software Dev’t Phase for GPS OCX Effort; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 23, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has advanced to the final phase in the development of software for a ground-based operational control system in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s GPS III satellites, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the final software development stage for the …

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