Lockheed Martin has unveiled the reimagined lunar lander that will carry astronauts to the surface of the Moon. The new design was in response to NASA's accelerated timeline to return to the lunar surface by 2024.
Space April 13, 2019
The lunar lander designed by Lockheed Martin can carry up to four astronauts to the surface of the moon in one trip. If not in use, it will be on the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway.
Space October 5, 2018
Lockheed Martin tested one of the most powerful laser weapons ever to have been created, signifying the weapon system’s design and development are completed. The powerful laser weapon will be delivered to the U.S. Army in the coming months.
Defense March 20, 2017
NASA and Lockheed Martin have begun testing the X-Plane, which is a quiet supersonic flight. The X-Plane is part of NASA’s NAH initiative and is touted to be the first commercial supersonic flight.
Business Tech February 27, 2017
The launch of ULA’s Atlas V rocket is rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 20. It will take off from Cape Canaveral in Florida carrying a geosynchronous missile detection satellite to the high orbit.
Space January 20, 2017
Publicly trading companies are affected when Donald Trump tweets: Lockheed Martin and Boeing, for instance, suffered losses after being the subject of such rant on social media. Now, traders are aiming to cash in on the volatility that Trump's tweets bring to Wall Street.
Business Tech December 15, 2016
GOES-R, the much-awaited next-generation weather observation satellite of the United States will be launched on Nov. 19 from the Florida Space Coast. It is expected to deliver enhanced quality, speed and accuracy in weather forecasting for Earth's western hemisphere.
Space November 16, 2016
NASA and its partners from the private industry are planning to build a space station in Mars' orbit by 2028. Mission planners intend to use the orbital facility as a base camp for future manned explorations of the red planet.
Space August 17, 2016
Within the next decade, we may have the next-generation X-planes with sonic booms hardly ever heard or those that fly using green technology. These are all possible with NASA’s new initiative.
Energy April 25, 2016
Bigelow Aerospace is partnering with United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed and Boeing, to deliver inflatable habitats to space. Aside from scientific purposes, the partnership aims to deliver benefits to the industries of space research and tourism.
Space April 12, 2016
Lockheed Martin opens a Space Fence System testing facility in New Jersey dedicated to test their new radar technologies. The improvements are expected to increase orbital debris awareness by a factor of 10 when it rolls into operation in late 2018.
Space March 31, 2016
Lockheed announced it is offering to buy out 1,000 employees as its budget feels the squeeze. The company said it's a measure to stay competitive in the future.
Business March 9, 2016
Lockheed Martin wants to develop future telescopes using the latest and most advanced technology to allow the creation of lighter, thinner and cheaper telescope models. By using ‘Spider,’ this new breed of telescopes hopes to dramatically reduce the size and weight of current models.
FUTURE TECH January 25, 2016
Lockheed Martin's F-35A's 25mm Gatling gun impresses in its first aerial fire tests. However, the multipurpose machine gun is not yet ready for testing in production F-35As.
FUTURE TECH November 6, 2015
Pentagon confirms that it has just awarded Northrop Grumman the contract to build Air Force’s Long Range Strike Bomber. The award is said to have a valuation of almost $60 billion.
FUTURE TECH October 28, 2015
Aerospace company Lockheed Martin announced the completed assembly of the spacecraft OSIRIS-REx, which will travel to asteroid Bennu to get samples back to Earth. The samples from the $800 million mission will give scientists a peek into the solar system's origin and help study potential asteroid impacts.
Space October 24, 2015
Fighting fires is about to get a high-tech boost with autonomous helicopters. Developed by Lockheed Martin and KAMAN, these unmanned choppers can help save pilots' lives.
October 17, 2015
The U.S. Air Force announced the upcoming deployment of F-22 fighter jets to Europe in a show of solidarity with European allies among increasing concerns over Russia's military activity in Ukraine.
FUTURE TECH August 26, 2015
Lockheed Martin has officially announced that it entered a $9 billion deal to acquire Sikorsky Aircraft, eyeing Sikorsky's military and commercial rotary-wing aircraft.
Deals July 21, 2015
Lockheed Martin reveals its spacecraft, which can ferry cargo and astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS). The spacecraft can also accomodate big equipment required for long stay of humans.
Space March 14, 2015
It's the latest breakthrough in an industry that develops weapons for war.
FUTURE TECH March 7, 2015
Aerospace company Lockheed Martin announced the creation of a fiber-optic laser dubbed Athena that takes out automobiles from more than a mile away.
FUTURE TECH March 6, 2015
Lockheed Martin's Athena laser burned through the engine manifold of a truck in a few seconds, despite coming from over a mile away.
FUTURE TECH March 5, 2015
The Orion spacecraft is ready for its first test flight on December 4, but why is this launch being watched so closely?
Space November 28, 2014
There are people working on alien spaceships around the clock, each day, claims Lockheed Martin scientist. Boyd Bushman, now deceased, says aliens are here they operate under a "cattle ranch" structure of governance.
Society November 8, 2014
The F-35C's successful landing is a significant milestone for the $399 billion program, which is the biggest weapons project ever undertaken by the Pentagon.
FUTURE TECH November 4, 2014
Lockheed Martin Corp announced that it can build a working nuclear fusion reactor within the next 10 years. However, the company is holding the secret of their breakthrough close.
Internet Culture October 17, 2014
The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (Maven) spacecraft successfully arrived in orbit around Mars. What's next for the craft first conceived over a decade ago?
Space September 24, 2014
The F-35 fighter jet can be compared to a flying computer and that can be its weakness - it might be prone to hacking.
FUTURE TECH February 21, 2014
The U.S. military has come a step closer to autonomous warfare with the successful testing of a new technology that makes driverless convoys possible.
Robotics February 3, 2014
Lockheed Martin has announced 4,000 job cuts and closure of some of its facilities in austerity measures.
Business November 15, 2013