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The Department of Defense’s priorities for the next five years call for protected and prioritized investments in weapon technology and new capabilities.
A large U.S. spy satellite was successfully launched into orbit Saturday from central California as concerns mounted that the continued government shutdown threatens to disrupt launch plans for future commercial, civilian and potentially even military payloads. The Delta IV rocket carrying a classified National Reconnaissance Office satellite blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 11:10 a.m. local time, with the 1.6-million-pound rocket’s main engines performing as expected and the upper stage igniting about six minutes into the flight. The rocket was supplied to the Air Force by United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Boeing Co. and Lockheed Martin Corp.
Raytheon's (RTN) DBR is the first radar system in the U.S. Navy fleet, capable of simultaneously operating more than two frequency ranges, coordinated by a single resource manager.
Textron's (TXT) AH-1Z Target Sight System provides the longest range and highest accuracy of any helicopter sight in the world.
Lockheed Martin (LMT.N) sees a potential export market of more than $20 billion for its F-16 fighter aircraft from an assembly line in India it has offered to set up in order to win a large Indian military order, a top executive said. The U.S. defense firm is competing with Boeing's (BA.N) F/A-18, Saab's (SAABb.ST) Gripen, Dassault Aviation's (AVMD.PA) Rafale, the Eurofighter Typhoon and a Russian aircraft to supply the Indian air force with 114 combat planes in a deal estimated to be worth more than $15 billion. Lockheed Martin has offered to shift its F-16 production line from the United States to India, potentially the biggest boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Make-in-India project to create a defense industrial base and generate jobs for the thousands of youth entering the workforce each month.
Lockheed Martin sees a potential export market of more than $20 billion for its F-16 fighter aircraft from an assembly line in India it has offered to set up in order to win a large Indian military order, a top executive said. The U.S. defence firm is competing with Boeing's F/A-18, Saab's Gripen, Dassault Aviation's Rafale, the Eurofighter Typhoon and a Russian aircraft to supply the Indian air force with 114 combat planes in a deal estimated to be worth more than $15 billion. Lockheed Martin has offered to shift its F-16 production line from the United States to India, potentially the biggest boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Make-in-India project to create a defence industrial base and generate jobs for the thousands of youth entering the workforce each month.
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Waste Management's (WM) steady dividend payouts and share repurchase policy reflect its commitment to create value for shareholders and underline its confidence in its business.
IHS Markit's (INFO) solution provides macroeconomic and financial scenarios as well as historical data for credit loss estimation.
Solid technological suite, strategic collaborations and growth opportunities from emerging markets are major positives for IQVIA Holdings (IQV). However, high debt remains a concern.
British engineering firm Meggitt Plc said on Monday it had signed a $750 million contract with Pratt & Whitney to continue supplying components for two of the U.S. firm's engines. The 10-year contract is to supply advanced composite components for the F119 and F135 engines that power Lockheed Martin's F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II military aircraft. The deal comes after U.S. President Donald Trump pledged to raise the country's defence spending budget to an all-time high.
A Delta IV rocket carrying a U.S. government spy satellite finally launched into orbit Saturday from California. The launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base had been scrubbed several times since early December due to technical problems and unfavorable weather. A Delta IV-Heavy rocket carrying a U.S. government spy satellite finally launched into orbit Saturday from California.
Kay Sears is up for trying something new. The Lockheed Martin Space general manager and vice president makes a point of discovering a passion for new hobbies, learning what space startup companies are developing and thinking about the new technologies the U.S. military doesn’t yet know it needs. Sears is a relative newcomer to the 14,000-employee, Jefferson County-based space division of the defense contractor, but already she’s running its important space business.
The Defense Department has released an ambitious plan to increase missile defense spending. The details are scarce, but a handful of companies are well positioned to win big over time.
Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case Read More...
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The founder and president of Delphi Management likes U.S. Bancorp, AbbVie, Disney, Lockheed Martin, Hercules Capital, and, for the faint of heart, U.S. Treasury paper.
Thomas Phillips’s life was a story of immigrant success that catapulted him from a precarious childhood in Istanbul to the top job at a Massachusetts-based maker of missiles, Raytheon Co. In his mid-40s, Mr. Phillips had quietly become a born-again Christian after attending a Billy Graham rally. Among his friends was Charles Colson, the White House adviser who once said he would walk over his grandmother to ensure the re-election of Richard Nixon and who was sent to prison for obstruction of justice.