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Lockheed Martin awarded $1.48 billion Saudi missile defence contract

July 20, 2019 12:35 pm

Lockheed Martin, the biggest US arms maker, builds and integrates the THAAD system, which is designed to shoot down short-, medium- and intermediate-range ballistic missiles.

F-21 jets will not be sold to any other country if we get IAF contract: Lockheed Martin

May 13, 2019 9:40 pm

Vivek Lall, vice president of Strategy and Business Development for Lockheed Martin, says if F-21 wins the contract, then India will also be integrated into the company's global fighter ecosystem, which is a USD 165 billion dollar market.

After US complaint, Canada to soften rules for jet competition to allow Lockheed Martin bid: source

May 10, 2019 8:26 am

Industry sources have long predicted that Lockheed Martin's rivals could pull out if they felt Ottawa was tilting the race in favour of the F-35.

Lockheed Martin unveils new F-21 fighter jet configured for India

February 20, 2019 7:39 pm

Lockheed is competing with Boeing's F/A-18, Saab's Gripen, Dassault Aviation’s Rafale, the Eurofighter Typhoon and a Russian aircraft for the air force order.

Lockheed Martin proposes making fighter jets in India, says will give unique boost to Indian industry

January 20, 2018 7:28 pm

The platform will give Indian industry a unique opportunity to become a part of the world's largest fighter aircraft ecosystem," Vivek Lall, vice president, strategy and business development, at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics said.

Make in India: US defence firms want control over tech, no responsibility for defects in products made in collaboration

September 19, 2017 6:06 pm

Without full tech transfer in previous arms deals, India's mainly state-run defence factories have largely been left to assemble knock-down kits even for tanks and aircraft produced under license from the foreign maker.

Global corporate leaders join forum for promoting Indo-US ties

September 12, 2017 12:06 am

"We have appointed a powerful team of corporate leaders who will strive towards fostering strategic partnership opportunities between the US and India,” said Mukesh Aghi, president of the USISPF.

US defence giant Lockheed Martin offers to export F-16 jets from proposed facility in India

August 29, 2017 7:57 pm

India's government is set to issue a formal request to Lockheed and Saab over the next few days to provide information about their plans to design, develop and produce combat jets in India, a government official said.

Lockheed Martin signs pact with Tatas to make F-16s in India

June 20, 2017 1:28 am

The Lockheed Martin-TASL F-16 partnering agreement builds on TASL's proven performance manufacturing airframe components for the C-130J airlifter and the S-92 helicopter.

Lockheed signs pact with Tata to make F-16 planes in India

June 19, 2017 8:04 pm

In announcing their agreement at the Paris Airshow, Lockheed and Tata said moving the production base to India would still retain jobs in the United States