Latest F-16 Fighting Falcon Stories

2011-06-16 07:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK's (NYSE: ATK) Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM) recently completed an initial flight integration test on the EA-18G Growler electronic warfare aircraft in May and has completed multiple flight hours of integration testing on FA-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft.

2011-06-07 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vision Systems International, LLC (VSI), the only combat proven helmet mounted display provider, accepted the Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award for the 3rd consecutive time today.

2011-05-23 09:47:00

ANKARA, Turkey, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) unveiled the first of 30 new Turkish-built F-16s in ceremonies today at TAI's facility near Ankara.

2011-05-09 14:40:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force has accepted into its fleet the first of a planned 1,763 production-model Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II stealth fighters.

2011-04-13 10:00:00

MELBOURNE, Fla., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: Provides missile data and command destruct capability for AMRAAM missileTelemetry modules to be provided to Warner Robins Air Logistics Center in GeorgiaBrings total value of contract for Harris to over $170 million since 1991Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has been awarded a two-year, $15 million Warhead Replacement Tactical Telemetry Modules (WRTTM) order for...

2011-03-31 12:00:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney has received a $6.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to extend its fleet management program for F100-PW-220E engines powering the Italian Air Force's F-16 fighters.

2011-02-24 09:04:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan "Al" Norman, a veteran Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) experimental test pilot, was recently named Chief Test Pilot for the F-35 Lightning II program. Norman replaces former F-35 Chief Test Pilot Jon Beesley, who retired Jan. 31.

2011-02-17 10:04:00

ARCHBALD, Pa., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $34.5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for production of paveway II Plus Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) GBU-12 kits. The majority share contract includes deliveries to both the U.S. Air Force and U.S.

2011-02-15 16:10:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") Aircrew Training Services Division today relayed a result of the successful training in one of their training devices.

2011-02-10 07:00:00

BENGALURU, India, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed a series of free-flight demonstrations of the Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) AGM-154-C from an F-16IN fighter aircraft.

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