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2013-05-09 08:21:52

BETHESDA, Md., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 1,000 Washington, D.C., area Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] employees and family members participated Saturday, May 4, in Rockville, Md., in the Corporation's first-ever 5K run/walk to get fit while supporting a great cause, the Wounded Warrior Project. The Lockheed Martin Centennial Challenge run/walk allowed employees to donate nearly $16,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project to support the needs of injured, ill and wounded veterans and...

2012-08-21 06:20:13

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) selected Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for a role on its Test and Evaluation Mission Support Services (TEMSS) program. Six other companies were also selected to compete for future TEMSS tasks, with a seventh supporting other program elements. Lockheed Martin will begin its support through a 90-day, firm fixed price phase-in task worth $393,000. The TEMSS program is a one-year indefinite...

2012-08-17 10:20:11

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $64 million contract from the U.S. Army to extend the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM) Technology Development program. The 27-month extended Technology Development program will include design, test and demonstration phases for the JAGM guidance section. The JAGM guidance section includes the seeker, dome and housing. "Lockheed Martin's JAGM guidance section draws upon a legacy of trusted precision-guided...

2012-08-16 06:20:23

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Glenn L. Martin Company, which was incorporated on Aug. 16, 1912, in Los Angeles, Calif. Just 26 years old when he founded the company, Glenn L. Martin had already broken two world records in his Model 12 seaplane and was a well-known barnstorming aviator. A self-taught engineer and entrepreneur, Martin would lead the company that bears his name for four...

2012-08-16 06:20:19

DALLAS, Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Underscoring the company's ability to deliver cost effective ground vehicle solutions, Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] received a $3.5 million contract from the U.S. Marine Corps to test and validate the company's Havoc 8x8 vehicle as part of the Marine Personnel Carrier (MPC) program. During an eight-month evaluation period, the U.S. Marine Corps will verify human factors and amphibious capabilities of Lockheed Martin's vehicle at the Amphibious Vehicle...

2012-08-15 14:20:05

DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has been awarded a $150 million contract from the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to produce Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Weapon System launchers and fire control and communications equipment for the U.S. Army. The contract includes 12 launchers, two fire control and communications units, and associated support equipment. This contract will provide six launchers for THAAD Battery 5 and an additional...

2012-08-15 20:12:37

NASA is exercising an $80.5 million flex option on the Facilities Development and Operations Contract with Lockheed Martin Corp. of Gaithersburg, Md. The level-of-effort flex option takes advantage of hours that were negotiated for the contract award in 2009 and increases the ceiling for the base contract period. The period of performance for the contract remains Jan. 1, 2009, through Sept. 30, 2013. Under the contract, Lockheed Martin provides support for the hardware, software, data...

2012-08-15 06:20:29

LONDON, Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin, working on behalf of the UK's Office for National Statistics (ONS), has expanded its list of successful census projects with the completion of the UK 2011 program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b) The four-year exercise concluded with the publication of initial population statistics by the ONS, resulting from information supplied by approximately 28 million households that returned their census forms,...

2012-08-14 10:20:37

HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA is exercising an $80.5 million flex option on the Facilities Development and Operations Contract with Lockheed Martin Corp. of Gaithersburg, Md. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The level-of-effort flex option takes advantage of hours that were negotiated for the contract award in 2009 and increases the ceiling for the base contract period. The period of performance for the contract remains Jan. 1, 2009,...

2012-08-10 06:20:19

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, Aug. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today at the 50th anniversary Abbotsford International Air Show that Cascade Aerospace will be authorized as a C-130 Heavy Maintenance Center (HMC) - only the second such center in the world. Cascade is currently a Hercules Service Center (HSC) and conducts in-service support for Canada's legacy CC-130 and new CC-130J fleets. "During its time as an existing Hercules maintainer, Cascade has...