Showing posts with label Lockheed Martin. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Lockheed Martin. Show all posts

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Mattis slams ‘authoritarian’ Turkey but still wants it to buy F-35 jets

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US Defense Secretary James Mattis reportedly lambasted Turkey’s authoritarianism and human rights record, but warned that removing Ankara from F-35 program would result in the aircraft’s production break and delivery delays.

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Italy will not buy F-35s anymore, mulls walking out of existing contracts – Defense Minister

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The anti-establishment Italian government's defense minister has said that the country won't purchase any more Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jets from the US and will review the existing order for 90 planes.

Friday, April 27, 2018

We Are 'Not Interested' in US F-35 Fighters: Indian Air Force Chief

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The Indian Air Force (IAF) has once again denied reports that it is interested in procuring Lockheed Martin's F-35 fighter jets. IAF chief B. S. Dhanoa has categorically rubbished such reports in a section of the Indian media.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

South Korea Receives No Demands From US for Payment for THAAD Missile Shield

South Korea has not received US demands to pay the costs of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system stationed in the country, the South Korean Foreign Ministry’s representative said Friday.

Trump: South Korea Should Pay for THAAD priced at $1 billion

U.S. President Donald Trump told Reuters Thursday he will either renegotiate or terminate what he called a “horrible” free trade deal with South Korea and said Seoul should pay for a U.S. anti-missile system that he priced at $1 billion.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

US Missile Defense Agency Ups Lockheed THAAD Contract to $1.3Bln

Lockheed Martin Corporation won a contract bringing the total value of its Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) development and support services for the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to $1.3 billion, the Department of Defense said in a press release.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Monday, April 6, 2015

Να εξηγήσει η κυβέρνηση γιατί έπρεπε να γίνει τώρα η ανάθεση των 500 εκατ. δολαρίων για τον εκσυγχρονισμό των P-3

«Δεν είμαι ειδικός στα εξοπλιστικά προγράμματα και στα αμυντικά, εν γένει, αλλά σίγουρα δημιουργεί κάποια ερωτηματικά κατά πόσο είναι απαραίτητο να γίνει τώρα αυτή η δαπάνη» δήλωσε ο ευρωβουλευτής του ΣΥΡΙΖΑ, Κώστας Χρυσόγονος, στον ραδιοσταθμό ΒΗΜΑ FM, αναφερόμενος στην προμήθεια εκσυγχρονισμού των αεροσκαφών του Πολεμικού Ναυτικού.

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Υπέγραψαν εξοπλιστικό πρόγραμμα 500 εκατ. δολ. με την αμερικανική Lockheed εν μέσω κρίσης και σεναρίων για στάση πληρωμών. - Απάντηση ΥΠΕΘΑ

Το πρώτο μεγάλο εξοπλιστικό πρόγραμμα μετά από χρόνια, υπέγραψε πριν από μερικές ημέρες η παρούσα κυβέρνηση. Ένα πρόγραμμα με την αμερικανική εταιρεία Lockheed η οποία πήρε προκαταβολή 45 εκατ. δολαρίων ενώ η συμφωνία είναι για 500 εκατ. δολ.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

US, allies may buy more than 3,100 F-35 jets

WASHINGTON — The United States and its allies plan to buy more than 3,100 new F-35 Joint Strike Fighter warplanes in the coming years. Lockheed Martin, the prime contractor for the US$392 billion (S$497 billion) weapons programme, is developing three variations for the US military services and eight partner countries that helped fund the plane’s development — Britain, Australia, Italy, Turkey, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway and Canada.
South Korea this week said it would join the two countries outside the group, Israel and Japan, that have placed orders for the jet. Singapore and Belgium are among other countries that have expressed interest.

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