Lockheed Martin Secures $3.5 Billion Contract For Low Rate
The Department of Defense has notified Lockheed Martin of a $3.5
billion contract modification for the manufacture of 31 F-35
Lightning II stealth fighters in the fourth lot of low-rate initial
Delivery Of Production Helicopters Expected In Late 2011
The third and final AW159 test aircraft successfully completed
its initial flight last Friday at AgustaWestland's Yeovil facility
in the UK. In a news release, AgustaWestland said the flight
involved a range of general handling checks, and the helicopter
performed as expected.
Light Mobility Aircraft Basing Criteria Also Determined
Air Force officials released their criteria for basing of the
MQ-1/9 ground control stations for an Air Force Reserve Command
unit, as well as criteria to determine basing locations for the
light mobility aircraft Nov. 17.