Canada launches multi-billion dollar bidding process for 88 new fighter jets
Lockheed Martin’s F-35 is still in the running along with aircraft from Saab, Airbus and Boeing.
After Trump request, Lockheed keeps helicopter plant open
Aerospace company told the Coatesville facility’s 465 employees the plant would close by the end of the year.
Lockheed Martin announces US$142M expansion of Arkansas plant
The facility currently employs about 700 workers.
Canada to keep paying for F-35 development as fighter jet competition ramps up
The F-35 is one of four planes currently slated to participate in the $19-billion competition, which will result in the purchase of 88 new fighter aircraft to serve as the air force’s backbone for the coming decades.
Canada, US defence giant to launch high stakes talks over warship deal
Lockheed’s proposal beat two rival submissions to design replacements for the navy’s frigate and destroyer fleets.
Liberal ministers snub Boeing, meet Lockheed reps at Paris Air Show
Plan to buy Super Hornets on hold, Trudeau government considering all options.
Quantum upgrade: D-Wave tech advances artificial intelligence
The Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab in California will upgrade its computing power with the new 2000Q system.
Lockheed Martin invests $10M in Montreal aerospace engineering firm
Part of its ITB obligations related to its 2010 Royal Canadian Airforce CC-130J Super Hercules aircraft contract.
Sajjan going back to drawing board on fighter jets
Repeating consultations with industry, consult allies’ about experiences using various aircraft.
Lockheed Martin wins $14.5M sub support contract
Will support the submarine fire control system installed in four Victoria-class vessels.
Lockheed Martin wants F-35 in competition for jet contract
Trudeau Liberals reported to have decided on Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet instead.
Lockheed Martin Canada opens Ottawa partnership and innovation centre
Will bring Canadian industry and academia together for critical research, development and technology advancement.
Lockheed Martin deal expands Avcorp’s F-35 work
Delta, BC company will be making outboard wing variants.
Lockheed Martin to cut 500 information systems jobs
Defence manufacturer says it is adjusting to government priority shift; cuts amount to less than 1% of total workforce.
D-Wave breaks quantum barrier
Milestone enables system to address larger, more complex problems.