News: Paris Air Show

  • Martin-Baker Delivers 200th Ejection Seat for the F-35

    Martin-Baker Delivers 200th Ejection Seat for the F-35

    Paris Air Show // June 17, 2015
    Today, Martin-Baker Aircraft Co. Ltd (MBA) marked the delivery of the 200th ejection seat to Lockheed Martin for the F-35. John Martin, Martin-Baker Joint Managing Director, and Lorraine Martin, Executive Vice President and General Manager for the F-35 program, celebrated the delivery at the Paris Air Show.
  • Lockheed Martin Follows ‘Blueprint’ To Drive Down F-35 Costs

    Lockheed Martin Follows ‘Blueprint’ To Drive Down F-35 Costs

    AIN Online // June 12, 2015
    Lockheed Martin (Chalet 316) is taking steps to improve its manufacturing processes for the F-35 Lightning II. The company contends that more efficient manufacturing methods will help it drive down the flyaway cost of the fifth-generation fighter by $10 million by 2019, and by more if the U.S. government invests.
  • Terma Enters into F-35 Long-Term Agreement with BAE Systems

    Paris, France // June 18, 2013
    The Danish defense group Terma has entered into a long-term agreement with BAE Systems with a value of more than USD 35 million, including follow-on options, for the manufacture of composite parts for the international F-35 Lightning II program.