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Lockheed’s Joanne Maguire Named Advisory Council Chair, Rocky Mountain USO

Joanne M. Maguire, executive VP, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company s been named as the Advisory Council Chair of the Rocky Mountain USO. As Council Chair, Maguire will serve as USO’s goodwill ambassador, promoting friendship and understanding between the military members, their families and the communities where they are serving. …

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Lockheed, Adaptive Digital to Bring Voice Compression Technology to Commercial Market

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Adaptive Digital Technologies have signed an agreement to introduce Lockheed Martin’s voice compression technology Time Domain Voicing Cutoff (TDVC) to commercial markets. TDVC is a robust speech-coding algorithm that delivers superior voice quality, while operating at much lower bit rates than standard voice codecs of …

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QP Semiconductor Awarded Preferred Supplier Status by Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin (NYSC: LMT) announced earlier this week that it had awarded QP Semiconductor ‘preferred supplier status.’ The award recognizes QP Semiconductor as a qualified supplier which will allow the two companies to expand their business relationship. The award is for QP Semiconductor maintaining 100 percent records in quality performance …

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Lockheed: Apple Co-Founder Wozniak to Headline MILCOM

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced that Steve Wozniak, Apple Computer, Inc. co-founder and Fusion-io chief scientist will deliver the opening keynote address at MILCOM 2010. According to Lockheed: “As the premier international conference for military communications, MILCOM brings together leaders from government, industry and academia to discuss and showcase the …

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Lockheed Inks Deal to Work on UK Apaches

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] a $49.5 million sustainment and support contract from AgustaWestland for the Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (TADS/PNVS) and Modernized TADS/PNVS (M-TADS/PNVS) systems on the U.K. Apache AH Mk-1 aircraft. The contract provides complete post-production services, including spare parts, in-country repair and technical services, as …

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Lockheed Solar Technology Heads to Space

Two state-of-the art solar instruments built at the Solar and Astrophysics Laboratory of the Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Advanced Technology Center (ATC) in Palo Alto, have been launched aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. The Atmospheric Imaging Assembly (AIA), a suite of four telescopes, will provide an unprecedented …

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Lockheed Wins Navy Weapons Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $160 million follow-on contract from the U.S. Navy for technical and engineering support of its land-based test facility for the Aegis Ballistic Defense (BMD) Weapon System. Called the “the Cruiser in the Cornfield” for its ship-like exterior appearance, the Navy’s Vice Admiral James …

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Lockheed Inducts New Members to Technical Fellows Program

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has announced the appointment of 62 world-class engineers, scientists and technologists as new members of the Lockheed Martin Technical Fellows program, including two Fellows from the Missiles and Fire Control business unit. The Lockheed Martin Fellows program recognizes the role of technical excellence and leadership in …

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Lockheed Martin Wins Multi-Million Cybersecurity Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $30.8 million contract as part of the Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative (CNCI). The contract is the second phase of a contract to develop a cyber testing range. The first part of the contract, worth $5.4 million, has been completed for the Defense Advanced …

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Lockheed Wins Additional Funds for Weapons Deal

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has received an award totaling $59 million from the U.S. Air Force for additional “Sniper” Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP). The order is the second increment on the U.S. Air Force’s Sniper ATP Lot 9 contract, originally awarded in September 2009, upping the total value of the …

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