Newsletter Subscription


Tuesday, June 27, 2017


LM's Aegis Computer Program Development Approved by US Navy for Australian Warfare Destroyer

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has completed computer program development and testing for the HOBART class Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD), the Royal Australian Navy’s Aegis-equipped ships. The computer programs have been approved by the U.S. Navy.

Tests were conducted over a two-week period at the Navy's land-based test facility, the Vice Admiral James H. Doyle Combat Systems Engineering Development Site in New Jersey.


Related Research on ASDReports.com:
Ballistic Composites Market - Global Forecast to 2021

"The Aegis Weapon System enables navies around the world to protect their citizens and their nations from continuously evolving threats,” said Doug Wilhelm, director of international Aegis programs for Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems & Sensors business. “We look forward to working with the U.S and allied navies to continue to provide proven anti-air warfare capability on a global scale.”

The HOBART class will be capable of simultaneous operations in a multi-warfare environment, including anti-air, anti-surface, anti-submarine and naval gunfire support roles.

Lockheed Martin is a leader in combat systems integration and the development of integrated air and missile defense systems and technologies. Manufacturing work for this program will occur in Moorestown, N.J.

In addition to the U.S. and Australian navies, Aegis is also the weapon system for the navies of Japan, Norway, the Republic of Korea and Spain. The 100 Aegis-equipped ships in service around the globe have more than 1,250 years of at-sea operational experience and have launched more than 3,800 missiles in tests and real-world operations.

Source : Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT)

Published on ASDNews: May 22, 2012

 

Future Armoured Vehicles Survivability Conference

Nov 14 - 16, 2017 - London, United Kingdom

Register More info


Cyber Security for Oil and Gas Summit

Jun 26 - 28, 2017 - Houston, United States

Register More info


Air Missile Defence Technology Conference

Oct 24 - 25, 2017 - Prague, Czech Republic

Register More info


© 2004-2017 • ASDNews • be the first to know • contact usterms & conditionsprivacy policyadvertisingfaqs

zpsk