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Lockheed Gets $282M Modification on Army PAC-3 Support Center Services Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will help in the post-production efforts of the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 missile support center under a $282 million contract modification from the U.S. Army. Work will run through May 19, 2019, and will support local clients and foreign military sales customers Germany, Japan, Kuwait, Netherlands, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, …

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General Atomics Holds Demonstration of Guardian RPA in Japan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 16, 2018 — General Atomics’ aeronautical systems business has begun the three-week public demonstration of its Guardian remotely piloted aircraft in Nagasaki, Japan, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the demonstration of the Guardian RPA, which is designed to gather data to help develop guidelines for …

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Lockheed Martin Ships Final 2 Japan-Based USAF Super Hercules Cargo Planes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the final two C-130J-30 Super Hercules military transport aircraft that will be based at the U.S. Air Force‘s Yokota Air Base in Japan in support of several regional operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the 36th Airlift Squadron at …

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Lockheed Plans F-35/F-22 Hybrid as Proposed Stealth Fighter to Japan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 23, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is eyeing a hybrid of its F-35 Lightning II and F-22 Raptor fighter jets as its offer to Japan for the country’s potential $40 billion stealth fighter aircraft procurement program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Reuters reported Friday Lockheed had initial discussions with Japanese defense …

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Lockheed Gets $1.5B Modification on Navy F-35 LRIP Advance Acquisition Contract

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautics business has received a potential $1.46 billion modification under a U.S. Navy advance acquisition contract for the low-rate initial production of F-35 air systems. The modification funds long-lead material and parts Lockheed will need to manufacture 145 lot 13 aircraft for the U.S. military services, …

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Report: Japan Mulls Additional F-35A Fighter Jet Procurement

Japan plans to purchase over 20 additional Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35A fighter jets from the U.S. in the next six years, Reuters reported Tuesday. Sources said the East Asian country may directly procure F-35A conventional takeoff and landing variant from the U.S. for approximately $100 million each through a transaction …

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Boeing to Update 4 AWACS Aircraft for Japan Under $60M Air Force Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will help install and verify the upgrades to the mission computer of Japan’s E-767 Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft under a potential $60.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday the company is tasked …

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Raytheon Gets $235M Army Task Order to Modernize Patriot Air & Missile Defense System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $235 million initial task order from the U.S. Army to modernize the Phased Array Tracking Radar Intercept on Target system. The award represents the first of five annual orders the Army would issue annually as part of a potential five-year, $2.3 billion Patriot system-of-systems engineering support …

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State Dept OKs $133M SM-3 Block IIA Missile Sale to Japan

The State Department has cleared Japan’s request to buy Standard Missile-3 Block IIA, related equipment and services from the U.S. government under a potential $133.3 million foreign military sales agreement. Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business and BAE Systems’ U.S. arm will serve as principal contractors for the proposed deal …

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Boeing to Produce Small Diameter Bombs for FMS Customers Under $194M Contract Modification

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business has received a $193.6 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to manufacture additional Small Diameter Bombs for six foreign military sales customers. The modification covers the procurement of 6,000 more SDB Increment 1 all-up-rounds under the company’s basic indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for …

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