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Lockheed tech lets U.S. Apache helicopter pilots aim in color

20 Feb 2014

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama The U.S. Army has unveiled new technology that will for the first time allow AH-64 Apache helicopter pilots to see targeting and surveillance data in full, high-resolution color, instead of the fuzzy black and white images they get now.

Lockheed tech lets U.S. Apache helicopter pilots aim in color

19 Feb 2014

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama The U.S. Army has unveiled new technology that will for the first time allow AH-64 Apache helicopter pilots to see targeting and surveillance data in full, high-resolution color, instead of the fuzzy black and white images they get now.

General Dynamics Canada wins Saudi deal worth up to $13 billion

14 Feb 2014

OTTAWA/WASHINGTON U.S. weapons maker General Dynamics Corp has won a contract worth up to $13 billion for its Canadian division to build light-armored vehicles for Saudi Arabia, in what Ottawa said was the largest advanced manufacturing export win in Canadian history.

Boeing looks to Congress to fund fighters after Navy skips orders

14 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON Boeing Co is mounting a last-ditch campaign to convince U.S. lawmakers to buy more fighter jets and stave off a shutdown of a St. Louis production line after the U.S. Navy failed to fund the jets.

Boeing looks to U.S. Congress to fund fighters after Navy skips orders

14 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON, Feb 13 Boeing Co is mounting a last-ditch campaign to convince U.S. lawmakers to buy more fighter jets and stave off a shutdown of a St. Louis production line after the U.S. Navy failed to fund the jets.

UK F-35 order seen next month, U.S. orders seen down: sources

12 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON Britain is still expected to order 14 F-35 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp although the $5 billion deal may not be finalized until next month, several sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

UK F-35 order seen next month, US orders seen down - sources

12 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON, Feb 11 Britain is still expected to order 14 F-35 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp although the $5 billion deal may not be finalized until next month, several sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Lockheed inks deal to produce energy from ocean waves in Australia

11 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON Top U.S. arms maker Lockheed Martin Corp on Tuesday said it had signed an agreement with a unit of Ocean Power Technologies Inc to harness the motion of ocean waves to generate electricity off the coast of Victoria, Australia.

Lockheed inks deal to produce energy from ocean waves in Australia

11 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON, Feb 11 Top U.S. arms maker Lockheed Martin Corp on Tuesday said it had signed an agreement with a unit of Ocean Power Technologies Inc to harness the motion of ocean waves to generate electricity off the coast of Victoria, Australia.

Exclusive: Pentagon to boost missile defense spending by over $4 billion: sources

07 Feb 2014

WASHINGTON The U.S. Defense Department plans to ask Congress for $4.5 billion in extra missile defense funding over the next five years as part of the fiscal 2015 budget request, say congressional sources and an expert.

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