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01:30 ET Shephard Media: Chinese Ambitions Fuel Global Naval Procurement

A new forecast covering the international naval vessels market over the next decade has identified Beijing's aim of developing a power-projecting...


00:01 ET Raytheon and Black Sage team to deliver counter-drone tech

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Black Sage are now partnering through a formal teaming arrangement to provide an integrated drone detection and...


Jun 17, 2019, 23:15 ET Raytheon testing AI to improve CV-22 maintenance planning

The U.S. military's V-22 joint program office and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) are testing a new artificial intelligence tool to help better...


Jun 17, 2019, 21:01 ET World's First Truly Global Handheld Satellite PTT Radio Makes Commercial Debut

Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) and partner Icom Incorporated today announced the commercial availability of the world's first dedicated...


Jun 17, 2019, 17:57 ET Caliburn International sponsors Military Appreciation Day at the Upperville Colt and Horse Show

Caliburn International, a professional services company serving national defense, international diplomacy, and homeland security clients, is honored...


Jun 17, 2019, 12:32 ET Lockheed Martin to Invest $142 Million in Arkansas Operations, Create More than 300 New Jobs

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is investing $142 million in its Camden facility in Arkansas and adding 326 new jobs by 2024. Arkansas Gov. Asa...


Jun 17, 2019, 12:13 ET Raytheon wins $234 million US Navy contract for 23 Joint Precision Approach and Landing Systems

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) won a four-year $234 million initial low-rate production contract from the U.S. Navy to outfit all of its nuclear-powered...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Lockheed Martin Achieves Successful Hypersonic Captive Carry Flight Test

The U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) successfully flight tested the AGM-183A Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) on the service's ...


Jun 17, 2019, 07:15 ET Raytheon StormBreaker smart weapon completes operational testing

Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) StormBreakerTM weapon has completed all operational test drops, moving it closer to initial operational capability....


Jun 17, 2019, 07:00 ET Lockheed Martin Delivers 500ᵗʰ Electro-Optical Targeting System for F-35

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) successfully delivered the 500th Electro-Optical Targeting System (EOTS). All units have been delivered on time or ahead...


Jun 17, 2019, 07:00 ET Patriot™ air and missile defense system upgrading to gamer-style interface

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) engineers are integrating a Warfighter-Machine Interface, or WMI, into PDB 8.1., a soon-to-be-fielded Patriot upgrade....


Jun 15, 2019, 16:15 ET Littoral Combat Ship 21 (Minneapolis-Saint Paul) Christened and Launched

The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-led shipbuilding team launched Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 21, the future USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul into the...


Jun 14, 2019, 08:07 ET 908 Devices Addresses Emerging Novichok Nerve Agent Threat, Expands Capabilities for MX908 Chemical Detection Device

908 Devices, a pioneer of analytical devices for chemical and biomolecular analysis, today announced the expansion of their MX908 multi-mission trace ...


Jun 13, 2019, 16:13 ET Still Time to Register for Army and Navy Academy's Leadership and Recreation Summer Camps

There is still time for middle and high school age boys and girls to learn leadership and teamwork principles firsthand, as well as enjoy fun-filled...


Jun 13, 2019, 14:15 ET Annual Strategy Dossier of Europe's Top 5 Armored Vehicle Manufacturers, 2019

The "Europe's Top 5 Armored Vehicle Manufacturers - Annual Strategy Dossier - 2019 - BAE Systems, GDELS, Rheinmetall, KNDS, Iveco Defense Vehicles"...


Jun 13, 2019, 10:00 ET Peraton Awarded James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award

Peraton was awarded the James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award by the Defense Security Service (DSS) at the Annual...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Índice de Paz Global: la paz mundial mejora por primera vez en cinco años, pero el mundo sigue siendo menos pacífico que hace diez años

Resultados clave Ucrania acusa la mayor mejoría del año y Nicaragua el mayor retroceso. Los países que disminuyeron su grado de militarización, 106,...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Índice Global da Paz: a pacificidade mundial melhora pela primeira vez em cinco anos, mas o mundo permanece menos pacífico do que há uma década

Principais resultados A Ucrânia registrou a maior melhora neste ano; a Nicarágua o maior declínio. Mais países (106) diminuíram sua militarização,...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Global Peace Index: la tranquilidad global mejora

Resultados Clave Ucrania registró la mejora más grande este año; Nicaragua el mayor descenso. Más países disminuyeron su militarización, 106 países,...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Global Peace Index: Weltfriedenslage verbessert sich zum ersten Mal seit fünf Jahren, bleibt aber gemessen am letzten Jahrzehnt auf einem Tiefstand

Die wichtigsten Ergebnisse Die Ukraine verzeichnete in diesem Jahr die größte Verbesserung, Nicaragua den größten Rückgang. Mehr Länder, 106 Länder,...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Global Peace Index : la paix dans le monde s'améliore pour la première fois en cinq ans, mais le monde reste moins pacifique qu'il y a dix ans

Principaux résultats Cette année, c'est l'Ukraine qui a enregistré la plus forte amélioration et le Nicaragua la plus forte baisse. Il y a plus de...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Global Peace Index: Global Peacefulness Improves for the First Time in Five Years but World Remains Less Peaceful Than a Decade Ago

Key Results Ukraine registered the largest improvement this year; Nicaragua the largest drop. More countries decreased their militarisation, 106...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Lockheed Martin Develops Advanced Visualization Training Tool for Apache Flight Line Maintainers

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has launched the latest version of RELY3D®, an advanced visualization and training tool for Apache AH-64 sensor system...


Jun 07, 2019, 03:00 ET Dr. Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor tells foremost nuclear experts that failure to act on global nuclear threat would mean "it is not about if a catastrophic nuclear terrorist attack will occur, but when"

As leading international experts on nuclear non-proliferation met in Rome and visited the Vatican to discuss ways to avert a nuclear arms race,...


Jun 06, 2019, 08:02 ET Sikorsky Flies Black Hawk with Optionally Piloted Vehicle Technology

A technology kit developed by Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), was used for the first time to operate a Black Hawk helicopter with...