Pratt & Whitney F135

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Name: Pratt & Whitney F135
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Pratt and Whitney Wins $592 Million Propulsion Systems Contract To Power F-35

Pratt and Whitney has won a $592 million contract for the seventh lot of F135 propulsion systems to power F-35 Lightning II aircraft for the US Defense Forces.In December 2013, a $263 million sustainment contract was previously awarded bringing the total ... [Published Defense World - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

F-35 Jet Combat Ready Next Year Despite Engine Fix: Lockheed

By Clip Syndicate Lockheed Martin said on Thursday, the firm expects the cost of the F-35 fighter jet to drop to its target level by 2019 and still sees the first version of the aircraft combat ready by mid-2015, despite an engine fire which still needs ... [Published IT Business Net - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Fixing the F135

​Engineers are "very, very close" to conclusively determining the root causes of why an F135 engine started a fire in an F-35 strike fighter in June, and a decision on various fixes will likely be final by the end of October, said F-35 Program Executive ... [Published Air Force Association - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Lockheed's New Laser Super Turret Could Change Air Combat Forever

Defense giant Lockheed Martin, Notre Dame University, DARPA and the Air Force Research Lab have begun flight testing a streamlined and greatly miniaturized airborne laser turret that has the potential to totally transform air combat as we understand it ... [Published Gawker - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Exclusive: Canada Seen Buying Fighter Jets From U.S., Not Europe - Source

<p><img class="float_right" src="/image/5408cf795afbd381688b4567-450-300/exclusive-canada-seen-buying-fighter-jets-from-us-not-europe---source-2014-9.jpg" border="0" alt="An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off on a training sortie at Eglin ... [Published Clusterstock - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Fix for F-35 fighter engine near done, Pratt to pay

US officials said yesterday they were nearing a fix for the engine that powers Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet and the United Technologies Corp unit that makes the engine has agreed to pay to retrofit 156 already delivered. Pentagon chief arms ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

No Pain, No Gain: Pratt & Whitney's F135 Engine Still Looks Like A Winner

The 2014 Farnborough International Airshow probably isn’t going to be remembered fondly at Pratt & Whitney, the aircraft-engine unit of industrial powerhouse United Technologies. America’s newest fighter aircraft, the F-35 Lightning II, was a no-show ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 19 2014]

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...Chris Bogdan, F-35 program executive officer. "The government has negotiated a price for both LRIP 7 and 8 engines on Pratt & Whitney's 'War on Cost' plan."
...Chris Bogdan, F-35 program executive officer. "The government has negotiated a price for both LRIP 7 and 8 engines on Pratt & Whitney's 'War on Cost' plan. As we move toward full rate production and operational maturity, driving down cost will remain critical to the success of the F-35 program."

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F-35 Jet Combat Ready Next Year Despite Engine ... [Published IT Business Net - Sep 25 2014]
Lockheed's New Laser Super Turret Could Change ... [Published Gawker - Sep 16 2014]
Fixing the F135 [Published Air Force Association - Sep 16 2014]
Exclusive: Canada Seen Buying Fighter Jets From... [Published Clusterstock - Sep 04 2014]
Fix for F-35 fighter engine near done, Pratt to... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 04 2014]
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Exclusive: Canada Seen Buying Fighter Jets From... [Published Clusterstock - Sep 04 2014]
<p><img class="float_right" src="/image/5408cf795afbd381688b4567-450-300/exclusive-canada-seen-buying-fighter-jets-from-us-not-europe---source-2014-9.jpg" border="0" alt="An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off on a training sortie at Eglin ...
Fix for F-35 fighter engine near done, Pratt to... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 04 2014]
US officials said yesterday they were nearing a fix for the engine that powers Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet and the United Technologies Corp unit that makes the engine has agreed to pay to retrofit 156 already delivered. Pentagon chief arms ...
No Pain, No Gain: Pratt & Whitney's F135 Engine... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jul 19 2014]
The 2014 Farnborough International Airshow probably isn’t going to be remembered fondly at Pratt & Whitney, the aircraft-engine unit of industrial powerhouse United Technologies. America’s newest fighter aircraft, the F-35 Lightning II, was a no-show ...
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