Military Equipment

High Ground® ... A NEW Tactical Gear Line Designed to Help the Warfighter Keep His Eyes on the Enemy!

PHILADELPHIA - Ehmke Manufacturing Company, Inc. today announced the launch of High Ground®, a new tactical gear product line that raises the industry standard for battlefield performance. High Ground accomplishes this through a design philosophy they call OODASYS(TM). Ehmke will demonstrate High Ground gear's unique features during SOFIC, May 17 - 18 at the Embassy Suites Hotel - Gandy II...

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Warheads

New Warhead Reduces Size of Raytheon Small Tactical Munition

TUCSON, Ariz., April 18, 2011 - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) tested a new warhead for its Small Tactical Munition, a new weapon specifically designed to be employed from unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). STM is a 13-pound guided munition that is approximately 2 feet long, making it the smallest air-launched weapon in the Raytheon portfolio. The new 5-pound warhead, manufactured by NammoTalley, is...

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Aircraft

Lockheed Martin Delivers Second Production C-5M Super Galaxy to U.S. Air Force

MARIETTA, Ga.- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) completed delivery of the second production C-5M Super Galaxy at a ceremony here Monday with a crew from Dover Air Force Base, Del. The fifth C-5M overall to be delivered to the Air Force, this aircraft will undergo internal paint restoration at Stewart Air National Guard Base, N.Y., before traveling to its home base at Dover. Maj. Gen. James T. Rubeor,...

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Aircraft

Indra's Unmanned Pelican System Obtains Experimental Airworthiness Certificate

o Having met the quality and safety requirements of Air Safety State Agency (AESA) the test stage will start o Indra's unmanned helicopter was the first to pass the agency's tests o It will be ready by 2012 to engage in intelligence, surveillance or emergency management missions, among others The Pelican unmanned aircraft system (UAS) developed by Indra has received the Special Airworthiness...

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Missiles

Lockheed Martin-Built Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Successful Test Flight

Missile Launched in Navy Test in the Pacific Continues Reliability Record SUNNYVALE, Calif. - The U.S. Navy conducted a successful test flight March 1 of a Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). The Navy launched the unarmed missile from the submerged submarine USS Nevada (SSBN 733) in the Pacific Ocean. This test marked the 135th consecutive successful...

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Plates

Cold Plates suit demanding military cooling applications.

Designed to meet VME64x/VPX standards, Cold Plates are available in 3U, 6U, and 9U formats. Baseline aluminum cold plates are produced from aluminum alloys such as 6061 and 6063 with thermal conductivity values of 166 and 201 W/m. k-Core® models, encapsulating Annealed Pyrolytic Graphite with same aluminum alloys as basic models, deliver up to 6x conductance. Embedded Heat Pipe options are...

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Military Target Systems

Remote Weapons System fosters upgrades and integration.

Designed to integrate medium-caliber Chain Guns® and ammunition into watercraft and ground platforms, Modular Advanced Weapon System (MAWS) incorporates stabilization system, ballistic computation, and sighting system. Open architecture allows for integration of most light, medium, and heavy machine guns, and man-machine interface has touch panel display, function and safety switches, and...

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Vehicles

General Maritime Corporation Announces Sale of Aframax Tanker and Suezmax Tanker

Completes Sale and Leaseback of Last of Three Product Tankers; Repays Bridge Loan NEW YORK - General Maritime Corporation (NYSE: GMR) announced today that it has completed the sale of the Genmar Princess, a 1991-built Aframax tanker, to an unaffiliated third party, generating net proceeds of $7.5 million. The Company also announced it has entered into an agreement to sell the Genmar Gulf, a...

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Aircraft

Boeing Submits Final NewGen Tanker Proposal to U.S. Air Force

ST. LOUIS - The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today submitted its final proposal for the U.S. Air Force's KC-X tanker competition. The proposal offers a fleet of Boeing NewGen Tankers - 767-based, multi-mission aircraft that deliver superior capabilities to U.S. warfighters and burn 24 percent less fuel than the competing European Aeronautic Defence and Space (EADS) Company's tanker. If selected, the...

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Launchers

ATK and Astrium Unveil the Liberty(TM) Launch Vehicle Initiative for NASA's CCDev-2 Competition

Based on the Most Reliable Propulsion Systems in the World, the Liberty(TM) can Achieve a First Flight by 2013 and Close the U.S. Human Space Flight Gap. WASHINGTON -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) and Astrium (an EADS Company) are working together in response to NASA's Commercial Crew Development-2 (CCDev-2) procurement. The team is offering NASA launch services with the Liberty(TM) rocket. This new launch...

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