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2010-09-23 10:31:00

TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's traveling museum exhibition, New Views of the Universe, featuring the Hubble and James Webb Space Telescopes, opens at Imagination Station museum in Toledo this Friday, Sept. 24. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The exhibit will be open to the public for several months from September 24, 2010 to January 2, 2011. Showcasing dazzling...

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2010-09-16 09:45:00

Enjoying a frozen treat on a hot summer day can leave a sticky mess as it melts in the Sun and deforms. In the cold vacuum of space, there is no edible ice cream, but there is radiation from massive stars that is carving away at cold molecular clouds, creating bizarre, fantasy-like structures. These one-light-year-tall pillars of cold hydrogen and dust, imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope, are located in the Carina Nebula. This image is a composite of Hubble observations taken of the Carina...

2010-09-10 09:40:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will present a variety of program briefings for members of the media at the Air Force Association's Air and Space Conference & Technology Exposition 2010 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Washington, D.C., Sept. 13-15. The company will highlight a number of product developments and capabilities that meet the needs of the U.S. Air Force and its members serving around the world....

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2010-08-30 06:50:00

A billowing cloud of hydrogen in the Triangulum galaxy (Messier 33), about 2.7 million light-years away from Earth, glows with the energy released by hundreds of young, bright stars. This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image provides the sharpest view of NGC 604 so far obtained. Some 1500 light-years across, this is one of the largest, brightest concentrations of ionized hydrogen (H II) in our local group of galaxies, and is a major center of star formation. The gas in NGC 604, around nine...

2010-08-24 19:23:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- CAV International Inc., a US Government outsourcing contractor with expertise in airfield services & logistics, announces that the United States Navy has awarded CAV International a new multi-year contract for Air Terminal and Ground Handling Services at Naval Air Station-Rota, Spain. The annual contract value is $10,505,433, but total value assuming all Options are exercised in out-years will be $57,469,122. CAV (pronounced as in "cavalry")...

2010-08-16 17:18:00

MARIETTA, Ga., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has signed a contract with the Sultanate of Oman for two additional C-130J Super Hercules. Oman ordered its first C-130J in July 2009, for delivery in 2012. The two additional aircraft will be delivered in late 2013 and early 2014. The first aircraft is of the C130J-30 "long" configuration and the new order is for two C-130J "short" configuration aircraft. "The C-130J is ideally suited to the operating...

2010-07-20 09:11:00

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently completed assembly of its 200th C-130J Super Hercules. The aircraft is the second HC130J for the U.S. Air Force's Air Combat Command and is a clear demonstration of the success and continued growth of the C-130J program, which produces the world's most advanced airlifter. During media briefings at this year's Farnborough International Airshow, Lockheed Martin representatives discussed this and the...

2010-07-13 11:26:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The first Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) P-3 Orion with new Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) enhancements was delivered to U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials in ceremonies here today. The newly re-winged P-3 will soon make its first flight and will immediately be a game-changer for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. This aircraft is the first of many that will benefit with increased availability and reliability for critical homeland...

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2010-07-13 07:34:40

A colorful star-forming region is featured in this stunning new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image of NGC 2467. Looking like a roiling cauldron of some exotic cosmic brew, huge clouds of gas and dust are sprinkled with bright blue hot young stars. Strangely shaped dust clouds, resembling spilled liquids, are silhouetted against a colorful background of glowing gas in this newly released Hubble image. The star-forming region NGC 2467 is a vast cloud of gas "“ mostly hydrogen "“...

2010-07-12 09:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will present a variety of global security program and capability briefings for members of the press at the 2010 Farnborough International Airshow which takes place July 19-25 in the United Kingdom. All media briefings will take place in the Lockheed Martin Partnership Pavilion located at (OE8) unless otherwise specified below: Mon., July 19 10 a.m. -- Delivering Global Security Solutions in a Complex and Changing...