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VIDEO REPORT: NASA’s NEW “Orion” Spacecraft to be tested in 2014

The Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) is a planned beyond-low-Earth-orbit manned spacecraft that is being built by Lockheed Martin for NASA and Astrium for European Space Agency for crewed missions to the Moon, asteroids and Mars. It is planned to … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: Update on NASA’s Orion Program

Supported by team members across the nation, the Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company in Colorado is leading the development effort as NASA’s prime contractor for the Multi Purpose Crew Vehicle. Image credit: NASA SOURCE: NASA – A NASA-Industry Team Effort.

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Canada Reconsiders Acquiring 65 F-35’s from Lockheed Martin, Considers Boeing’s Super Hornet instead

In the latest setback for the Joint Strike Fighter program, Canada’s military made it official Wednesday night when officials announced they would re-examine whether they will purchase 65 F-35’s from Lockheed Martin. The move has been expected for months after … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin’s F-22 Raptor is America’s Air Superiority Fighter (updated 2012)

The Lockheed Martin/Boeing F-22 Raptor is a single-seat, twin-engine fifth-generation supermaneuverable fighter aircraft that uses stealth technology. It was designed primarily as an air superiority fighter, but has additional capabilities that include ground attack, electronic warfare, and signals intelligence roles. … Continue reading

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VIDEO: F22-Raptor Takeoff w/ Afterburners

Be prepared to be impressed (for real)    

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EURO-FIGHTER TYPHOON w/LOW AFTERBURNER TAKEOFF

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The P-791 Hybrid Air Vehicle by Lockheed Martin

The Lockheed Martin P-791 is an experimental aerostatic/aerodynamic hybrid airship developed by Lockheed Martin corporation. The first flight of the P-791 was on 31 January 2006 at the company’s flight test facility on the Palmdale Air Force Plant 42. It … Continue reading

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Hitler’s secret version of his own B2 bomber revealed…

According to a report in National Geographic News, to replicate the Ho 2-29, a team from the Northrop Grumman defence-contracting corporation used original Nazi blueprints of Hitler‘s stealth fighter and the only surviving Ho 2-29, which has been stored in … Continue reading

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