Lockheed Martin’s Miniature Hit-to-Kill Interceptor Matures to Development Stage

PARIS, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Army Cruise Missile Defense Systems Project Office awarded Lockheed Martin a $2.6 million dollar contract to mature the Miniature Hit-to-Kill (MHTK) interceptor, evaluate its effectiveness and demonstrate manufacturing readiness as part of the Extended Mission Area Missile Program. Announced by the company at the Eurosatory exhibition, this award marks the MHTK’s transition from the Science and Technology (S&T) phase to the Development phase.

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Lockheed Martin Wins Potential $928 Million Contract to Develop New Hypersonic Missile for the Air Force

Lockheed Martin Wins Potential $928 Million Contract to Develop New Hypersonic Missile for the Air Force

Hypersonic Conventional Strike Weapon system contract continues Lockheed Martin’s decades of experience investing in, developing and testing enabling technologies

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 6, 2018 – The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $928 million contract April 18 to develop a new missile that will travel more than five times faster than the speed of sound to overcome enemy defenses.

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U.S. Navy Orders More Lockheed Martin Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds

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PHILIPPINE SEA (March 13, 2017) Cpl. Knickola Anaya, left, and Lance Cpl. Roberto Almanza, both assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU), load a laser guided training round onto an AV-8B Harrier aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). The ship and its expeditionary strike group are on a routine patrol operating in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region to enhance warfighting readiness and posture forward as a ready-response force for any type of contingency. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jeanette Mullinax/Released)

Archbald, Pa., May 15, 2018 – Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $23.1 million contract award from the U.S. Navy for follow-on production of Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds (ELGTRs) to support the service’s Paveway™ II Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) weapons training.

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DARPA SELECTS BAE SYSTEMS FOR OPTICAL SEEKER ON PRECISION MUNITIONS

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), through the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, has awarded BAE Systems a $13.1 million contract to demonstrate a new, cost-effective optical seeker for precision-guided munitions. The seeker is designed to improve navigation, as well as automate target location and homing, for different types of munitions that are used in GPS-denied and other contested environments.

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Images of War, SS Panzer Divisions On The Eastern Front, Rare Images From Wartime Archives

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A new addition to the highly popular Images of War Series. This book provides a pictorial review of the SS Panzer Divisions deployed to the Eastern Front. Once again, a superb selection of rare images from wartime archives is supported by clear introductory text and captions – Very Highly Recommended.


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At Close Quarters, An Illustrated History of the US Navy in the Vietnam War

The US involvement in Indo-China is often viewed as a disaster and the main focus has been on the US Army and US Marines ashore. This book provides a comprehensive review of the significant US Navy involvement, supported by a fantastic selection of excellent images – Most Highly Recommended.


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