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2013-05-01 08:21:52

HOUSTON, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $166.8 million contract option from NASA for facilities development and operations at Johnson Space Center that support human spaceflight. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b) The one-year contract extension exercised by NASA extends the period of performance through Sept. 30, 2014 and brings the total contract value to $1 billion. Under the contract, Lockheed Martin provides support for...

2013-04-25 12:22:25

ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) celebrated the opening of a new Cyber Center of Excellence April 24, 2013, with employees, customers and industry partners receiving tours of the state-of-the-art facility as well as technology demonstrations. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130425/PH02010 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b ) This 56,000-square-foot facility, located in the Ft. Meade...

2013-04-22 12:21:58

Company to Provide Policy Support Under $217 Million Contract ROCKVILLE, Md., April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will deliver a suite of information technology support services to the Department of Defense (DoD) Chief Information Office (CIO) that will allow warfighters to better share secure information. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b ) Under a five-year $217 million-ceiling contract, Lockheed Martin will be responsible for...

2013-04-11 12:22:29

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Between March 18 and April 8, Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] invited fans to participate in "Innovation Madness," a tournament-style competition to vote for the ultimate Lockheed Martin innovation on the company's Facebook page. Approximately 32 innovations from Lockheed Martin's storied 100-year history were featured in the tournament, which was part of the corporation's year-long centennial commemoration. The venerable Hubble Space Telescope...

Hubble Inspires New Technologies
2013-03-31 05:30:43

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Drawing inspiration from NASA´s Hubble Space Telescope, two different teams of researchers have developed both an easy-to-use, fully searchable 3D map of the universe and new technology that could improve the quality of laser eye surgery, various media outlets reported late last week. A Microsoft team collected data and images from Hubble and other similar instruments to create what has been dubbed the WorldWide Telescope...

2013-03-28 12:21:15

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Space Systems Company today announced an initiative aimed at expanding its collaboration with Silicon Valley companies to meet the diverse technology needs of the federal government. Called the Lockheed Martin Silicon Valley Alliance, this technology hub will provide the federal government with greater visibility into innovative technology solutions developed locally, including affordable software and cyber...

2013-03-18 16:20:47

Larry Lawson to Retire BETHESDA, Md., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) announced that its board of directors has approved the appointment of Orlando Carvalho, 54, to executive vice president of the Aeronautics business area, and Lorraine Martin, 50, as vice president and general manager of the F-35 Lightning II program. The board also elected Martin a corporate officer. Both appointments are effective immediately and follow the retirement of...

2013-03-11 12:20:26

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) SkyLine(TM) system now supports air traffic management throughout the Republic of Kazakhstan. SkyLine enables Kazakhstan to manage its airspace on a single hardware and software platform, enhancing airspace safety and efficiency. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b ) Kazakhstan's air navigation service provider, Kazaeronavigatsia, uses SkyLine at three area control centers -...

2013-03-11 08:20:44

ORLANDO, Fla., March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] received a $253 million contract agreement to begin work on F-15SA pilot and maintenance training systems for the Royal Saudi Air Force. The technologies will provide a comprehensive ground-based training environment for Saudi Arabia's F-15SA modernization program. Pilots will complete air-to-air combat, air-to-surface missions, air combat maneuvers and tactical intercepts with 360-degree full mission trainers. As a...

2013-02-28 16:20:19

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Suppliers are critical to success at Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], yet they are often the first impacted in a challenging economy. In order to strengthen the company's interaction with these small businesses and provide them additional opportunities, Lockheed Martin has introduced a supplier-focused website called Supplier Wire (http://www.lockheedmartin.com/supplierwire). Supplier Wire offers a wide range of educational resources, including free...