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CACI, Lockheed, Honeywell Win Army Deals

According to the Department of Defense: “CACI (NYSE: CACI) was awarded on April 9 an $8, 788, 911 firm-fixed-price contract.  The contractor will provide simulation-supported battle command staff training exercise for pre- and post-mobilizing active and reserve component combat, combat support, and combat service support brigade and battalion equivalents headquarters. …

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Lockheed, FN Manufacturing Book Deals with Navy

According to the Department of Defense: “Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) won a $58, 605, 221 not-to-exceed, cost-plus-incentive-fee letter contract for the design and manufacture of hardware for the Acoustic Rapid commercial-off-the-shelf Insertion (A-RCI) system improvement and integration program. The contract provides funding for the development and production of the A-RCI and common …

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Lockheed’s Ray Johnson Talks Nanotech’s 25th Birthday

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Rice University are celebrating the 25th anniversary of a breakthrough that has advanced technology across the globe. Lockheed Martin is sponsoring the Year of the Nano, Rice’s celebration of the Nobel Prize-winning discovery of the buckminsterfullerene molecule that makes nanotechnology possible. The “buckyball” as it …

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Lockheed Thinks Green

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced new green initiatives to reach its 140, 000 employees, their families and communities. The orchestrated effort is rolling out in conjunction with National Environmental Education Week (EE Week), the largest organized environmental education event in the United States. Held each year during the week before …

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Lockheed’s Mission Systems-Equipped F-35 Lightning II Stealth Fighter Takes Off

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) has announced the first mission systems-equipped F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter flew for the first time. During the flight, F-35 Test Pilot David Nelson climbed to 15, 500 feet (4, 700 meters), verified engine response at varying throttle settings, performed a series of flight-qualities maneuvers and checked …

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Lockheed Blasts Satellite Out of Sky; Recieves Honor

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) recognized the team of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) engineers who played a significant role in the  successful destruction of an errant United States satellite in 2008, preventing it from an uncontrolled and unpredictable reentry and potential crash to Earth. “The success of this effort was …

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Dr. Ray Johnson of Lockheed Martin on New Space Manufacturing Technique

Aerospace engineers in the private sector and with NASA unveiled a new process for constructing space fuel tanks that could reduce costs and weight by as much as 25 percent. The results are the opposite of what normally happens when cutting weight. “Usually, when you reduce weight, the cost goes …

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Lockheed Wins Option to Provide Antisubmarine Support

According to the Department of Defense: “Lockheed Martin-MS2, Liverpool, N.Y., is being awarded a $12, 184, 725 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee modification under an existing contract (N00024-08-C-6282) to exercise an option for the production and support of Multi Function Towed Arrays (MFTAs) for the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Antisubmarine Warfare (ASW) Combat Systems.  The MFTA …

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Lockheed Teams with IRS, Dept. of Education to Aid Students

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] software developers are helping the Internal Revenue Service and Department of Education make life a whole lot easier for students and their families applying for Federal Student Aid. Every year millions of prospective college students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form in …

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Lockheed Christens Second Security Intelligence Center

According to The New New Internet, Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has officially opened the firm’s second Security Intelligence Center (SIC) in Denver. The first center was opened in Gaithersburg, Md. in May 2008. According to Lockheed: “Operated by the Lockheed Martin Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), these two, fully-integrated facilities …

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