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Article Excerpt: Thousands of jobs are to be created in Lancashire and across the UK following a deal to make components for a new jet fighter in the UK. The deal is a boost for Britain’s largest defence contractor BAE … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: The Pentagon on Tuesday told Lockheed Martin Corp, the No. 1 U.S. defense contractor, that it would withhold about $1 million a month in billings on the latest F-35 fighter contract until the company fixes a complex system … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Technical and performance problems with the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter appear to be more numerous and more serious than anyone in the Department of Defense has been willing to concede publicly, according to a leaked Pentagon report obtained … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. awarded welding systems provider Sciaky Inc. a contract to provide electron beam direct manufacturing technology initially for Lockheed’s F-35 aircraft program, Sciaky said Dec. 5. Sciaky, a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, earned … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: The Pentagon on Monday said it had reached a tentative agreement with Lockheed Martin Corp on key aspects of a new contract for F-35 fighter jets, allowing Lockheed to start building a fifth batch of planes and billing … Continue reading

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