Farnborough International Airshow

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Join us at the Farnborough International Airshow where we will demonstrate products and capabilities that help our customers meet their most pressing needs.

We’re proud of our international partnerships and our leading advanced technologies that push the boundaries of what’s possible across security and scientific discovery, to protect what matters most.



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Farnborough International Airshow
July 11-17, 2016

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Media Contacts

Bill Phelps

Beth Neilson

Mike Rein

Keith Little 

Media Briefings

The following briefings will be taking place during Farnborough Airshow:

US Government F-35 Briefing: Blueprint for Affordability
The Honorable Sec. Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (AT&L)
Date: Monday, July 11

US Air Force IOC Briefing
General Herbert J. "Hawk" Carlisle, U.S. Air Force Commander for Air Combat Command
Date: Monday, July 11

US Navy on CH-53K
U.S. Navy Admiral Dean Peters
Date: Monday July 11

US Marine Corps F-35B Briefing
Col. William Lieblein, Headquarters USMC, Pentagon, and former Commanding Officer, Marine Aircraft Group 31
Date: Monday, July 11

LM-100J Commercial Freighter Announcement
Orlando Carvalho, President, Aeronautics Company
Date: Tuesday, July 12

F-16V: The World's Most Advanced 4th Generation Fighter
Randy Howard, Aeronautics Company Integrated Fighter Group Director of Business Development
Date: Tuesday, July 12

Arming the Multi-Role BLACK HAWK
Bill Gostic, vice president, Global Military Systems and Services, Sikorsky
Date: Tuesday, July 12

Merlin Update
Merlin Force Commander Darran Goldsmith, Merlin PTL Captain Kiernan O'Brien and Ross Powesland, Lockheed Martin program director for Merlin
Date: Tuesday, July 12 

Ascent/UK Military Flying Training System (UKMFTS)
Air Marshall Sean Reynolds, Air Commodore RAF Ian Gale and Paul Livingston, MD of Ascent
Date: Wednesday, July 13

News and Features

F-35 & KC-130 Proven Partnership Feature

F-35 & KC-130: A Proven Partnership
At first glance, the F-35 Lightning II fighter and the KC-130J Super Hercules tanker may not have a lot in common. However, a closer look at the F-35 and KC-130J reveals the two aircraft have more in common than you may think.



Quiz: Name that Star!
Throughout history, aircraft built by Lockheed Martin and our legacy companies have appeared in countless films and television shows. Most recently, our aircraft have been spotted in several superhero flicks. Test your knowledge on these Lockheed Martin aircraft appearances!


Meet the F-16V: The Most Technologically Advanced 4th Generation Fighter in the World
The F-16V configuration includes numerous enhancements designed to keep the F-16 at the forefront of international security, strengthening its position as the world’s foremost combat-proven 4th Generation multi-role fighter aircraft.


Advanced Missile Defence Technology

5 Reasons the Most Advanced Missile Defense Tech Matters
When it comes to protecting soldiers, citizens and infrastructure in critical moments like these, governments need highly advanced missile defense systems that can defeat evolving threats.


Smart Technology: Improving Helicopter Safety
Each day, the fleet of more than 275 S-92 helicopters operate around the world to safely transport oil and gas workers, executives and heads of state, and airline passengers.

Products and Capabilities

Radar Systems
F-35 Farnborough
Mars Base Camp
Missile Defence
Simulation and Training
Commercial Space