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2014-05-29 20:20:20

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. and NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Md., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In three separate flight tests on May 27th, Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 Lightning II aircraft demonstrated air-to-air combat capability, completed the first flight test with the next level software load and accomplished a landing at the maximum test speed and drop rate. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140529/92431 In the Point Mugu Sea Test Range airspace off the Central...

2014-05-08 16:21:34

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 Lightning II aircraft fleet, which surpassed 16,000 cumulative program flight hours to date in April, flew a monthly record high for System Development and Demonstration (SDD) with 282 flight hours and 153 flights in April. "The SDD fleet achieving more than 150 flights in one month speaks to the quality of this aircraft and the commitment of this team," said J.D. McFarlan, Lockheed Martin's vice...

2012-07-03 23:03:32

Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) celebrated the Independence Day holiday by showing its support for the new National Museum of the United States Army to be built in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 Cubic is presenting a check for $40,000 to the Army Historical Foundation (AHF) this month as part of its five-year commitment to the planned museum. Thanks to contributions from companies like Cubic, the foundation is close to reaching its $200 million goal. The museum...

2012-06-14 23:01:02

DiSTI's Virtual Maintenance Technology Enables Effective Training Before F-35 Aircraft Are Fielded Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 14, 2012 The DiSTI Corporation, a leading developer of interactive 3D software and customized training solutions, enabled early training for the Academic Training Center (ATC) at Eglin Air Force Base through advanced virtual maintenance training technology. DiSTI was selected by AAI Services Corporation for development of the F“35 Lightning II Aircraft...

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