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January 18, 2017, 7:27 AM

New Pressure on Lockheed Martin To Reduce F-35 Unit Cost

The incoming US President has slammed the program, but LM says a new deal is close already.

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Jul 16, 2014 - 1:30 AM
British Prime Minister David Cameron reaffirmed the UK’s commitment to the e-scan radar here at Farnborough on Monday.
Jul 16, 2014 - 1:16 AM
Advantages of the small-diameter bomb include its ability to attack moving targets and its enhanced performance in adverse weather.
Jul 16, 2014 - 1:05 AM
Show-goers can find F-35 models, parts and simulators on display, but the four F-35Bs slated to fly to the UK remain grounded at NAS Patuxent River.
Jul 16, 2014 - 12:55 AM
Lycoming’s first UAS project dates to World War II and an unmanned twin-engine aircraft.
Jul 16, 2014 - 12:30 AM
The company is showing a King Air 350ER, a Grand Caravan EX, an AT-6 turboprop, T-6C Texan trainer and the new Textron AirLand Scorpion tactical jet.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:00 PM
All 20 current-production aircraft “fit numerous mission profiles,” the company said.
CAE recently delivered  to the U.S. Navy  three tactical operational  flight trainers for the  Sikorsky MH-60R helicopter.
Jul 15, 2014 - 7:00 AM
Simulation’s role in military training is expanding as budgets shrink.
Jul 15, 2014 - 3:00 AM
Apache Guardians and Tigershark UAVs worked well together in Afghanistan using datalinks.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Hybrid air vehicles could finally fulfill the promise once offered by airships.