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F-35 Ascending: The Pentagon’s Biggest Program Had Its Best Year Ever In 2017

In April of this year, the Defense Contract Management Agency predicted that Lockheed Martin, prime contractor for the Pentagon’s tri-service F-35 joint strike fighter, would not be able to meet a goal of delivering 66 of the aircraft in 2017. Delivering 66 would represent a 43% increase over the program’s performance in 2016, and based on past performance the agency figured Lockheed would fall short by nine planes.

Lockheed’s Grand Prairie unit to be headed by VP

Article by Bob Cox, 817-390-7723, or Twitter

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Lockheed Martin announced Monday that it’s giving its Grand Prairie-based Missiles and Fire Control division a promotion on the corporate org chart.

The giant Bethesda, Md.- based defense company said that, effective Dec. 31, it will reorganize its electronic systems business segment into two separate divisions.