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Navy to order 29 new P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol jets for U.S. and Australia

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 3 Aug. 2015. U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft experts are making plans to order 29 new Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol jets for U.S. and Australian military forces.

Lockheed Martin to provide support and obsolescence mitigation for AEHF SATCOM

LOS ANGELES AFB, Calif., 3 Aug. 2015. Lockheed Martin Corp. has won a couple of contracts to help bring the U.S. military's Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) high-bandwidth satellite communications (SATCOM) network on line later this year.

Rugged Gigabit Ethernet switch for avionics and space introduced by Aitech

CHATSWORTH, Calif., 3 Aug. 2015. Aitech Defense Systems Inc. in Chatsworth, Calif., is introducing the rugged A661 standalone, managed, Layer 2/3 IPv6 48-port Gigabit Ethernet switch for military, aerospace, and low-Earth-orbit space applications.

U.S. Marine Corps declares F-35B operational, gains first sea-based 5th generation strike fighter capability

U.S. Marine Corps declares F-35B operational, gains first sea-based 5th generation strike fighter capability

YUMA, Ariz., 31 July 2015. U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II aircraft reached initial operational capability today with a squadron of 10 F-35B stealth multirole military fighter jets ready for worldwide deployment.

Secure, Lockheed Martin-built AEHF military satellite communications network now operational

Secure, Lockheed Martin-built AEHF military satellite communications network now operational

SUNNYVALE, Calif., 31 July 2015. The Lockheed Martin-built Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite network, considered to be among the world’s most impenetrable satellite communications (SatCom) systems, is now operational. The U.S., Canada, the Netherlands, and the U.K. now have a modern, operational protected network to connect their militaries when responding to global crises, officials say.

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