Lockheed Martin Aggressively Pursuing Missile Defense Export Contracts

National Defense Magazine

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Lockheed Martin is chasing sales of its missile defense systems at the International Defense Exposition and Conference and expects to ink deals in the future with several international customers including Qatar, Germany and Saudi […]

Turkey won’t decide on air defense deal before Apr. 24

Hurriyet Daily News

Turkey won’t make a decision over its multibillion dollar deal for the construction of its first long-range air and anti-missile defense system before April 24, the centennial of the 1915 events Turkey will refrain from selecting a winner for its […]

Pentagon Seeks To Have Extended-Range THAADs To Counter Hypersonic Strike Vehicles

International Business Times Australia

Lockheed Martin has just been instructed by the U.S. Army on Wednesday to upgrade its Army Tactical Missile System, or ATACMS, to enable it to deal with hypersonic threats. The contract, worth $78 million, specifically orders the development of advanced missiles […]

Pentagon’s New Kill Vehicle Strategy Expected Soon

Aviation Week

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency is weighing two options for the long-awaited procurement of a new Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle (EKV)—dubbed the Redesigned Kill Vehicle—for its Ground-Based Missile Defense system, a shield for the U.S. against ICBM attack. In 2014, the […]

U.S. Air Force has approved mass production of the stealthy JASSM air-launched cruise missiles

Think-Dash

According to Lockheed Martin the U.S. Air Force granted a consent to start mass production of the extended range variant of the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile, also known as AGM-158B. The JASSM-ER has successfully completed the USAF program of Initial […]

U.S. Air Force Approves Full Rate Production for Lockheed Martin’s JASSM-ER

Lockheed Martin

RLANDO, Fla., Dec. 15, 2014 – The U.S. Air Force has approved full rate production for Lockheed Martin’s [NYSE: LMT] Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile – Extended Range (JASSM-ER). JASSM-ER successfully completed U.S. Air Force Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) […]