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  • MARICOPA, Ariz.— A former president of a major aircraft manufacturer was one of the two people killed after their World War II-era plane crashed and burned near the town of Maricopa. Pilot Jeffrey Pino, 61, was formerly the president of Sikorsky Aircraft, a Connecticut- based aircraft manufacturer. The second victim was identified as 72- year-old Nickolas...

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  • But Air Force Secretary Deborah James and Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall failed to stem sharp criticism from several members of the Senate Armed Services Committee who view Russia as the chief geopolitical threat to the United States. John McCain, R- Ariz., they said using the Russian engines enriches President Vladimir Putin's inner circle and...

  • Coach, Sprint and 3M climb while Lockheed shares slip Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 4:37 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:. Coach Inc., up $2.98 to $33.33. 3 M Co., up $7.21 to $144.78.

  • RIYADH, Saudi Arabia— Saudi Arabia is racing to attract more investment and overhaul its economy as low oil prices expose it to urgent domestic challenges. "All the consulting houses are here in Saudi Arabia. The who's who of Saudis are working on it, "Deputy Governor of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority, Prince Saud al-Faisal, told The Associated...

  • Boeing builds the most powerful rocket ever made Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 1:32 PM ET
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  • Stock rise, driven by a turn higher in crude oil prices Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 10:43 AM ET

    Energy stocks climbed along with the price of oil, and Chevron and Exxon Mobil made major gains. Quarterly earnings also sent several stocks higher, including Post-it Notes maker 3 M, Procter& Gamble, which makes Crest toothpaste, and luxury handbag maker Coach. Energy stocks gained ground as the price of U.S. crude rose $1.10, or 3.7 percent, to close at $31.45 a...

  • Futures try for gains as Street eyes oil, earnings Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 9:08 AM ET
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    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, as oil tried to hold above $30 a barrel ahead of a major day of earnings.

  • BETHESDA, Md.— Lockheed Martin is separating its information systems and global solutions unit, combining it with the engineering company Leidos so that it can focus on its remaining aerospace and defense business. Existing shareholders of Leidos Holdings Inc. will continue to hold the remaining outstanding shares. Reston, Virginia- based Leidos is expected...

  • Lockheed tops Street 4Q forecasts Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 7:27 AM ET

    BETHESDA, Md. _ Lockheed Martin Corp. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $933 million. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.93 per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $12.11 billion.

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  • WASHINGTON, Jan 7- The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of 5,000 Hellfire missiles to Iraq worth $800 million, the Pentagon said on Thursday. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, which oversees foreign arms sales, told lawmakers the government of Iraq had asked to buy 5,000 of the air-to-ground missiles and 10 training missiles.

  • The rebound will likely be driven by strong passenger traffic, continued demand for commercial aircraft from growing economies like India and China, and an expected recovery in global military spending fueled by tensions in the Middle East, the firm said in its annual outlook for the sector. Tom Captain, who leads Deloitte's aerospace and defense segment, said...

  • Lockheed wins $5.3 bln contract for C-130J aircraft Thursday, 31 Dec 2015 | 12:59 PM ET

    Dec 31- U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp said on Thursday it would deliver a total of 78 C-130J Super Hercules aircraft to the U.S. government as part of a multiyear contract, worth $5.3 billion. Lockheed said in October it had reached a verbal agreement with the U.S. Air Force for a five-year contract to build up to 83 C-130J transport planes for the Air Force,...

  • Wall Street aims for breakeven in 2015 Thursday, 31 Dec 2015 | 6:59 AM ET

    Traders will be on watch to see if U.S. stocks can cling to gains after the S&P 500 ended Wednesday just 0.2 percent higher on the year.

  • After-hours buzz: Chimerix, Lockheed Martin & more Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 6:10 PM ET
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  • WASHINGTON, Dec 23- United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, on Wednesday said it had ordered 20 more RD-180 rocket engines from Russia, on top of 29 engines ordered before Russia's invasion of the Crimea region of Ukraine last year. Congress banned military use of the engines after Russia annexed Crimea last year, but a...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 23- United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, on Wednesday said it ordered 20 additional RD-180 rocket engines from Russia, on top of 29 engines still being delivered. The company said it ordered the Russian engines to use on its Atlas 5 rockets and serve existing and potential civil and commercial launch...

  • NASA calls off a mission to Mars Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 5:50 PM ET
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    A leak in a key instrument used to measure seismic activity on Mars will hold back the March 2016 launch of the $675 million mission.