U.S. Approves Potential Sale Of Rocket Launchers To Bahrain – Pentagon

WASHINGTON – The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale to Bahrain of M270 Multiple Launch Rocket Systems Upgrade and related equipment for an estimated cost of $176 million, the Pentagon said on Thursday. The principal contractor will be Lockheed Martin Corp, the Pentagon’s Defense Security Cooperation Agency said in a news release.

BUSINESS | White House Moves Ahead With Sale Of F-35 Jets To UAE – Sources

WASHINGTON – The White House notified Congress it intends to sell  50 5-35 fighter jets made by Lockheed Martin to the United Arab Emirates, setting up a potential showdown with the U.S. legislature, which could vote to block the sales, sources said on Thursday. The United States and the UAE aim to have a letter … More BUSINESS | White House Moves Ahead With Sale Of F-35 Jets To UAE – Sources

WORLD NEWS | Lockheed Martin Drops Out Of Singapore Airshow Over Coronavirus Concerns

PARIS | FRANCE – – U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp said on Friday it will not participate in next week’s Singapore Airshow over coronavirus concerns. ‘Following the Singapore Ministry of Health’s Feb.7 declaration of a Code Orange health alert, we consulted with the U.S. government and our medical teams and decided not to participate … More WORLD NEWS | Lockheed Martin Drops Out Of Singapore Airshow Over Coronavirus Concerns