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2013-06-17 12:21:44

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS) spacecraft is on track for a launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on June 26. IRIS will fill a crucial gap in the ability of scientists to advance Sun-Earth connection studies by tracing the flow of energy and plasma through a dynamic interface region - the chromosphere and transition region - between the solar surface and the solar corona. "The entire IRIS team is...

2013-06-17 04:20:30

Indian Army gunners fire direct hits in first-time use PARIS, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Indian Army and U.S. Army Yudh Abhyas joint exercise, the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) Javelin Weapon System proved flawless performance as an anti-tank guided missile. Five Javelin missiles fired from the command launch unit achieved five direct-hits. The Javelins were fired by two U.S. Army gunners from the 82nd Airborne Division...

2013-05-20 08:20:19

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) UK has expanded its range of cloud computing services available to government customers to include IT service integration and management, known as SIAM in the UK. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b ) SIAM enables UK government departments to deliver seamless, end-to-end IT services in a multi-vendor sourcing model. To effectively manage the multi-vendor environment, SIAM is...

2013-05-15 08:22:08

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The FBI's Next Generation Identification (NGI) Increment 3 was deployed on May 5, 2013, providing significant improvement in latent fingerprint search accuracy and a new nationwide palm print identification system to help solve cold cases and improve crime-solving capabilities. These new resources are among the latest upgrades delivered by a Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT]-led team for the FBI's NGI system. (Logo:...

2013-05-06 12:20:37

KENNEWICK, Wash., May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WHEN: Wednesday, May 8, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. PST WHERE: Three Rivers Convention Center, 7016 Grandridge Blvd., Kennewick, Wash. 99336 WHAT: The general public is invited to a free information technology (IT) event with a theme focused on "Innovation at the Edge." The event offers valuable information about and access to technology innovations...

2013-05-06 08:21:01

BETHESDA, Md., May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation [NYSE: LMT] announced the appointment of Gordon Johndroe, 38, as vice president of Media Relations and International Communications, reporting to Jennifer Whitlow, vice president, Corporate Communications. In this role, Johndroe will serve as chief spokesperson for the Corporation, counsel senior leaders on media engagements and oversee the Corporation's media relations and international outreach campaigns and strategies....

2013-05-01 12:21:51

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] today commemorated 50( )years of operations in Huntsville, Ala., with a celebration attended by approximately 1,000 people, including Lockheed Martin employees and retirees, government and military personnel, industry partners and community members. John Holly, vice president of Missile Defense Systems and deputy for Strategic and Missile Defense Systems, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, led the ceremony....

2013-04-25 12:22:19

Students Explore Science and Space Applications DENVER, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Space Systems Company campuses across the nation today opened their doors to more than 3,200 children aged six to 18 to introduce them to the wonders of science, physics and mathematics in the space industry through Young Minds at Work day. The annual event inspires children to consider pursuing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) degrees by...

2013-04-25 12:21:53

BETHESDA, Md., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) announced that its board of directors has authorized a second quarter 2013 dividend of $1.15 per share. The dividend is payable on June 28, 2013 to holders of record as of the close of business on June 3, 2013. Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 118,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research,...

2013-04-23 08:22:46

-- Net sales decreased 2 percent to $11.1 billion BETHESDA, Md., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today reported first quarter 2013 net sales of $11.1 billion compared to $11.3 billion in the first quarter of 2012. Net earnings in the first quarter of 2013 were $761 million, or $2.33 per diluted share, compared to $668 million, or $2.03 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2012. Cash from operations in the first quarter of 2013...