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17 Jan 2020

F-35 ALIS system to be reinvented and renamed

Lockheed Martin’s ALIS logistics system to support the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is expected to be overhauled and renamed, in order to better suppor...
17 Jan 2020
DARPA awards Lockheed Martin Hypersonic Phase 3 contract
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded Lockheed Martin a US$31.9 million ($46.1 million) contract for the Operational Fires (Op...
15 Jan 2020
US partners with Indo-Pacific allies in WestPac Rumrunner exercise
More than 60 aircraft and 300 personnel from across the US Armed Forces have partnered with the forces of Indo-Pacific allies at Kadena Air Base, Japa...
10 Jan 2020
Singapore approved for F-35B acquisition as tensions in SE Asia continue to brew
While the conversation about Australia’s purchase of the short take-off, vertical landing (STOVL) ‘B’ variant of the F-35 periodically rears its...
9 Jan 2020
US Air Force demonstrates increasing F-35 capabilities
A little more than four years after receiving their first combat-coded F-35A Joint Strike Fighter aircraft, Hill Air Force Base’s fighter wings hav...
8 Jan 2020
Pentagon, Lockheed Martin sign 2020 global F-35 sustainment contract
The F-35 Joint Program Office awarded the Lockheed Martin a US$1.9 billion ($2.7 billion) contract to support operations and sustainment of the glob...
8 Jan 2020
US Air Force demonstrates modernised Reaper RPAS capabilities
The Creech Air Force Base 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing (AEW) has demonstrated a modernised capability offering from the unit’s MQ-9 serie...
7 Jan 2020
Lockheed Martin delivers record numbers of F-35s for 2019
Lockheed Martin successfully delivered 134 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft for the 2019 year, exceeding the joint government and industry 2019 deli...
7 Jan 2020
Northrop Grumman contract to support Growler fleet upgrades
Northrop Grumman has secured a US$35.2 million firm-fixed-price contract to build the Airborne Electronic Attack System Enhancements (ASE) program AN...
7 Jan 2020
Raytheon secures US$768m AMRAAM contract
Raytheon Missile Systems has secured a US$768 million ($1.1 billion) non-competitive fixed-price incentive (firm) contract for Advanced Medium Range ...

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