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2011-02-07 06:41:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney's F100-PW-220U engine and exhaust system have successfully powered the first flight of the Navy / Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) X-47B flight test aircraft for the U.S.

2010-12-02 11:15:00

MARIETTA, Ga., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has signed a contract with the Republic of Korea to provide the nation four C-130J Super Hercules aircraft. Korea's new Super Hercules will be the longer fuselage or "stretched" combat delivery variant.

2010-12-02 08:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Advanced Combat Radar, the latest Active Electronically Scanned Array radar, has successfully completed a series of flight trials on a U.S.

2010-11-22 13:30:00

ARCHBALD, Pa., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $15.6 million contract to produce paveway II Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds (ELGTR) for the U.S. Navy.

2010-11-16 14:20:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, was awarded a contract for $46 million to provide F100-PW-229 Enhanced Engine Package (EEP) engines to power the Egyptian Air Force's new fleet of 20 F-16 aircraft.

2010-11-15 07:28:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney's newest member of the F100 engine family, the F100-PW-229 Engine Enhancement Package (EEP), has successfully completed more than 6,000 total accumulated cycles (TACs) in an accelerated mission test (AMT) at the U.S.

2010-10-20 09:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force selected Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) as the winner of the 60 percent share of the Advanced Targeting Pod-Sensor Enhancement (ATP-SE) competition.

2010-10-14 13:24:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney was awarded a $33.9 million contract for additional F100 spare engines in support of the Hellenic Air Force's fleet of F-16 aircraft.

2010-10-13 15:05:00

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the General Services Administration (GSA) Region 8 to provide engineering and software system services in support of the U.S.

2010-09-13 09:32:00

. ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $13 million contract to upgrade the Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod's (ATP) existing data link with an enhanced digital Compact Multi-band Data Link (CMDL).

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.