Quantcast
Last updated on April 23, 2014 at 17:36 EDT

Latest space systems Stories

2014-01-23 08:20:36

-- Net sales of $11.5 billion for the fourth quarter and $45.4 billion for 2013 BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today reported fourth quarter 2013 net sales of $11.5 billion compared to $12.1 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012. Net earnings from continuing operations in the fourth quarter of 2013 were $488 million, or $1.50 per diluted share, compared to $569 million, or $1.73 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2012. Cash from...

2013-09-05 23:01:35

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) congratulates Virgin Galactic on another successful piloted test flight of SpaceShipTwo (SS2) and is proud to announce that its hybrid rocket engines have once again powered the suborbital vehicle. Sparks, NV (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) congratulates Virgin Galactic on another successful piloted test flight of SpaceShipTwo (SS2) and is proud to announce that its hybrid rocket engines have once again powered the suborbital...

2013-08-22 23:02:04

Today Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Dream Chaser® spacecraft successfully completed a full-scale captive-carry test. Sparks, Nev. (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Today Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Dream Chaser® spacecraft successfully completed a full-scale captive-carry test. The test in which the Dream Chaser was carried under an Erickson Air-Crane helicopter was conducted at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif. The captive-carry test was performed...

2013-08-19 23:03:56

Last week, NASA announced that it has added additional milestones to Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Dream Chaser® Space Act Agreement (SAA) under the Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCap) initiative. Sparks, NV (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Last week, NASA announced that it has added additional milestones to Sierra Nevada Corporation's(SNC) Dream Chaser® Space Act Agreement (SAA) under the Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCap) initiative. NASA amended...

2013-08-13 23:01:12

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announces the completion of the Dream Chaser® Space System tow testing at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif. Sparks, NV (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announces the completion of the Dream Chaser® Space System tow testing at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif. The ground tow tests were conducted in preparation for the upcoming approach and landing test scheduled for the third...

2013-07-23 08:21:16

- Net sales decreased 4 percent to $11.4 billion BETHESDA, Md., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today reported second quarter 2013 net sales of $11.4 billion compared to $11.9 billion in the second quarter of 2012. Net earnings in the second quarter of 2013 were $859 million, or $2.64 per diluted share, compared to $781 million, or $2.38 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2012. Cash from operations in the second quarter of 2013...

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...

2013-01-24 08:21:47

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) announced that its board of directors has approved the appointment of Rick F. Ambrose, 54, to executive vice president (EVP) of its Space Systems business, and Sondra L. Barbour, 50, to EVP of its Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS) business. The appointments are effective April 1, and follow announcements that Joanne Maguire, 58, EVP, Space Systems, and Linda Gooden, 59, EVP, IS&GS,...

2012-04-27 14:20:05

SPARKS, Nev., April 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Nevada Corporation's (SNC) Space Systems has signed several Space Act Agreements (SAA) with NASA's Johnson Space Center dating back to May 2011 to assist in both the technical development of, and operations support for, the Dream Chaser® Space System. SNC has received funding awards from NASA in both rounds of the Commercial Crew Development Program and has chosen to re-invest capital back into the space agency through SAAs with...

2011-06-14 12:57:00

DENVER, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, a major business area of the Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT), announced today employment reductions designed to address affordability and improve its competitive posture. Space Systems, which currently employs approximately 16,000 employees in 12 states, will implement a broad-based workforce reduction of roughly 1,200 employees by year-end. It is anticipated that middle management will be reduced by 25...