"...The Medium Extended Air Defense System - or MEADS - detected, tracked, intercepted and destroyed a target in its first-ever intercept flight test...."Reference: www.waaytv.com .
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
"...Raytheon, one of the world's largest military contractors, opened a brand-new missile production and test facility in Huntsville, Ala. Close by the U.S. Army's Redstone Arsenal, the facility will be used to..."Reference: cnet.com .
Thursday, November 15, 2012
"...For all the bloodshed and terror wrought by rockets raining down on Israel from Gaza yesterday, the damage would have been far worse without Iron Dome, a missile defence system built with American help and especially designed to defend the Jewish state. ..."Reference: www.telegraph.co.uk .
Monday, November 12, 2012
|Marillyn A. Hewson|
Reference: al.com .
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) approves possible Qatar and the United Arab Emirates missile defense system sales
"...Qatar and the United Arab Emirates have requested the sale of up to $7.6 billion in Lockheed Martin Corp missile-defense systems to counter perceived threats and lower their dependence on U.S. forces, the Pentagon announced on Monday...."Reference: www.reuters.com .
"...the only "miss" during the Oct. 25 test - a whiff by an interceptor made by Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems - was an unwelcome setback to a major program that Raytheon only recently got back on track...."Reference: azstarnet.com .
Monday, November 5, 2012
"...Fifth rocket defense system's battery features better interception range, response time..."Reference: www.ynetnews.com .
Sunday, November 4, 2012
"...Reviews product systems, associated support equipment and facilities, functional specifications and operations, and establishes safety requirements for assigned systems. Independently analyzes and recommends safety criteria in system design, equipment and procedures to control or eliminate hazards. Develops safety documents as required to support customer and test/operational range requirements. Performs audits of operational areas and reports effectiveness of system safety program. Participates in accident investigations involving damage to products or..."Reference: www.simplyhired.com .
Thursday, November 1, 2012
"...Lockheed Martin performs Targets and Countermeasures program management and engineering in Huntsville and production in Courtland, Ala. The Lockheed Martin-led..."Reference: Rocket City .