General Atomics Chosen for Carrier Arresting Gear Development
- Business. // Armada International;Aug/Sep2006, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p6
This article offers news briefs on issues related to the defense industries as of August 2006. General Atomics and its team have been awarded a $9.6 million, 30-month contract for the U.S. Navy's prototype rail gun programme. NHIndustries has sold 34 NH90 helicopters to the Australian Ministry...
- Lockheed Martin Awarded $43.3 M Contract for Concept Definition of Standard Missile-3 Block IIB. // Microwave Journal;May2011, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p100
The article announces that the U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin for concept definition and program planning for the Standard Missile-3 Block IIB.
- Lockheed Martin. // AirGuide Business;3/8/2010, p6
The article offers updates about Lockheed Martin including the possibility that the production tooling for the Lockheed Martin F-22 will be scrapped, the 213 million dollars worth of contract received by the company to support the sale of 20 Advanced Block 52 F-16s to the Egyptian air force, and...
- Lockheed Martin. // AirGuide Business;3/8/2010, p2
The article reports on the contract received by Lockheed Martin to support the sale of 20 Advanced Block 52 F-16s to the Egyptian air force.
- Navy Changing Carrier Catapult Technology. Graves, Brad // San Diego Business Journal;4/12/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p9
Reports on the U.S. Navy's selection of General Atomics (GA) to refine a method that uses electricity instead of steam to launch aircraft from a carrier. Engineering of a full-length electromagnetic catapult at the Naval Air Engineering Station in Lakehurst, New Jersey; Catapult's use of linear...
- Contract awarded for manufacture of superconducting magnets. // Advanced Materials & Processes;Sep2011, Vol. 169 Issue 9, p6
The article reports that the project office of the U.S. International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee has awarded General Atomics a multi-year contract to manufacture superconducting magnets for its central solenoid (CS) system.
- EADS's Light Relief. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/24/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 20, p24
This article reports that New Delhi, India is looking to Europe for help with the naval version of the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) because of the difficulty in getting necessary approvals from the U.S. government. U.S. manufacturer, Lockheed Martin had been selected, but India is now turning to...
- How Green is My Ship? Walsh, Edward J. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2010, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p88
The article focuses on the sustainability issue of the aircraft carriers and warships' hybrid electric-drive system in the U.S. It notes the efforts of General Atomics in testing the sustainability of the system which was built by DRS Technologies Inc. It notes that the testing of the...
- PART IV: NEWS IN BRIEF. // Naval Forces;2003, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p150
Presents news briefs about naval forces for the period ended June 2003. Agreement between General Atomics and Lockheed Martin to jointly pursue the U.S. Navy Broad Area Maritime Surveillance UAV Programme; Spanish shipbuilder IZAR Construcciones Navales' start of construction of naval ships in...