LOCKHEED MARTIN OFFERS TO MAKE OVER 400 F-16 FIGHTERS FOR IAF LOCALLY

Lockheed Martin has offered to manufacture in its proposed Indian facility, over 400 new F-16 Block 70 fighter aircraft and upgrade some 400 more jets for its international customers. However, its setting up a manufacturing plant will be conditional to it getting an Indian MoD…

Lockheed Martin ‘firm on producing F-16’ for IAF

Lockheed Martin ‘firm on producing F-16’ for IAF “Lockheed Martin is quite serious in making F-16 fighter aircrafts in India,” said Randy Howard, F-16 director-business development, Lockheed Martin. “Lockheed Martin’s broader proposed F-16 partnership with India — to produce F-16s exclusively in India for the…

Lockheed Martin, Tata to hold suppliers’ meet in India to create F-16 jets’ manufacturing ecosystem

Lockheed Martin and Tata will jointly host a suppliers’ meet in India to provide unmatched opportunities for Indian companies to establish new business ties with the F-16 fighter jets’ maker and other industry leaders, the American aerospace giant announced on Tuesday. Such a move from…

The UK’s New Ajax-Vehicle got its first Turret and New CT40 weapons-systems

The UK’s New Ajax-Vehicle got its first Turret and New CT40 weapons-systems. Lockheed Martin UK has successfully delivered the first production turrets including new CT40 weapon-system for the Army’s new Ajax-vehicles to prime contractor General Dynamics Land Systems. The AJAX turret offers unparalleled situational awareness…

Face of Defense: Soldier Leads Way in Special Recruiter Assistance Pro

Army Sgt. Tyler Martin, a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear noncommissioned officer with the 24th Composite Transportation Company, was among the first wave of soldiers to participate in a Defense Department initiative — the Special Recruiter Assistance Program. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Face of Defense:…

F-16 PLANT MAY MOVE TO INDIA

It’s been nearly two decades now since Lockheed Martin trumped Boeing’s bid to build a new “Joint Strike Fighter” for the U.S. military — a “fifth-generation” fighter Lockheed will keep on building for the U.S. military for the next 50 years, and a fighter that…

Lockheed Martin Moves to Secure $15 Billion Fighter Jet Sale

It’s been nearly two decades now since Lockheed Martin trumped Boeing’s bid to build a new “Joint Strike Fighter” for the U.S. military a “fifth-generation” fighter Lockheed will keep on building for the U.S. military for the next 50 years, and a fighter that then-Chairman…

LOCKHEED TOUTS ‘MAKE IN INDIA’ CREDENTIALS FOR F-16

Lockheed Martin will shift production of wings for the F-16 fighter to India’s TATA Advanced Systems, as it ups the ante in its effort win a key fighter competition. The US firm and TATA have signed an agreement for the potential work, says Lockheed. “Producing…

Here’s Lockheed Martin’s Plan for the Next U.S Fighter Jet

Lockheed Martin is reportedly talking to Air Force officials about an updated version of its F-22 Raptor that would borrow heavily from the F-35 joint strike fighter, a potentially cost-efficient option for government officials concerned that the nation’s air wing will not be up to…

Lockheed to build F-16 wings in India with Tata

Lockheed to build F-16 wings in India with Tata NEW DELHI: Lockheed Martin will build wings for its F-16 combat plane in India with its local partner, Tata Advanced Systems Limited, an executive at the U.S. company said on Tuesday. Lockheed is bidding for a…