Lockheed Martin Farnborough Air Show Press Briefing Schedule Released
BETHESDA, MD, July 15th, 2002 -- Lockheed Martin today released its press-briefing schedule for the Farnborough Air Show. All briefings will take place at the company's Partnership Pavilion, directly across from the company's business center at location D11-13, beginning as early as 9:00 a.m. daily, Monday, July 22, through Thursday, July 25. The complete briefing schedule appears after the following items, which indicate briefings in which senior government officials and partner senior executives will join Lockheed Martin officials:
Lockheed Martin will announce a new joint venture at 12:00 noon Monday, July 22.
- U.S. Air Force Secretary James Roche will join Dain Hancock, Lockheed Martin executive vice president and president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, at 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 22, to discuss the F-22's role in leading the future of air power projection.- Gen. James Jones, commandant, U.S. Marine Corps, is scheduled to present a briefing on the JSF's role as the future of Marine Corps tactical aviation at 3:00 p.m. Monday, July 22.- Brig. Gen. John Hudson of the U.S. Air Force, F-35 JSF program director for the U.S. Department of Defense, and senior officials from each of the international partner nations in the JSF program, will join Hancock and Tom Burbage, Lockheed Martin's JSF executive vice president, at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, for a briefing on the program's commitment to deliver global value through a global team.- A significant expansion of Lockheed Martin's transatlantic helicopter partnership with AgustaWestland will be announced by Steve Moss, president of AgustaWestland USA, and Steve Ramsey, vice president of aerospace systems, Lockheed Martin Systems Integration-Owego, at 12:00 noon Tuesday, July 23. - Kil, Hyoung-bo, president of Korea Aerospace Industries, will join Robie Notestine, senior director of T-50 international business development, at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 24, to discuss market interest in the world's newest jet trainer and its advantages in preparing pilots to fly advanced fighters such as F-16 and F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF).
The complete Lockheed Martin press briefing schedule:
Monday, July 22
10:00 a.m. - "Dedicated to Performance: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Today, Tomorrow and Beyond." Dain Hancock, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin and president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.11:00 a.m. - "Priority Initiatives in Systems Integration." Bob Coutts, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Systems Integration.12:00 noon - New Joint Venture Announcement.1:00 p.m. - "Air & Missile Defense: Responding to Future Threats," addressing the MEADS, PAC-3 and THAAD programs. Jim Cravens, director of international business development for Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control.2:00 p.m. - "F-22: Leading the Future in Air Power Projection." James Roche, Secretary of the U.S. Air Force, and Dain Hancock, Lockheed Martin executive vice president and president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.3:00 p.m. - "Joint Strike Fighter: The Future of Marine Corps Tactical Aviation." Gen. James Jones, Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps.
Tuesday, July 23
9:00 a.m. - "Advanced Technology in Air Power: Integration of UAVs in the Battlespace." Neil Kacena, deputy of advanced development programs, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.10:00 a.m. - "Space Systems Solutions: Protecting, Connecting and Exploring Our World." Tom Marsh, president and general manager of astronautics, Lockheed Martin Space Systems.11:00 a.m. - "Unveiling the Future: The Joint Strike Fighter International Team - Global Team, Global Commitment, Global Value." U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. John Hudson, U.S. Department of Defense F-35 JSF program director, senior officials from international partner nations, Dain Hancock, Lockheed Martin executive vice president and president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics; Tom Burbage, Lockheed Martin JSF executive vice president.12:00 p.m. - "International Helicopter Partnerships." Steve Moss, president of AgustaWestland USA, and Steve Ramsey, vice president of aerospace systems, Lockheed Martin Systems Integration-Owego.1:00 p.m. - "Strike Weapons: Flexible Air Power for the 21st Century." Larry Lawson, vice president of strike weapons, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control.2:00 p.m. - "New Dimensions in Flight Training." - Nick Ali, vice president of training and simulation solutions, Lockheed Martin Information Systems.
Wednesday, July 25
9:00 a.m. - "The Next Generation Trainer for Next Generation Fighters: T-50 Golden Eagle." Kil, Hyoung-bo, president of Korea Aerospace Industries, and Robie Notestine, senior director of T-50 international business development, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.10:00 a.m. - "New Opportunities in Transatlantic Partnerships." Ian Stopps, chief executive, Lockheed Martin UK; Scott Harris, president, continental Europe; Rick Kirkland, vice president, international business development.11:00 a.m. - "The New F-16: Leading Into the Next Generation." John Bean, F-16 vice president, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.12:00 noon. - "More Starship Than Aircraft? The New CC-130J: The Most Advanced Transporter for Europe's Air Mobility Requirements. Ross Reynolds, C-130J vice president, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.1:00 p.m. - "Battle Management for the 21st Century." Rick Holt, director of information superiority, Lockheed Martin UK; and Andy Head, director of C4I business development, Lockheed Martin UK Integrated Systems.
Thursday, July 25
10:00 a.m. - "Deepwater: Opportunities for Partnership." Carey Smith, vice president of business development, Lockheed Martin Naval Electronics & Surveillance Systems.11:00 a.m. - "Taiwan Depot Privatization:" Ahmed Metwalli, vice president and general manager of international operations, Lockheed Martin Aircraft and Logistics Centers.1:00 p.m. - "The Future of Maritime Systems is in the Air." Mike Meyer, director of maritime surveillance aircraft business development, Lockheed Martin Naval Electronics & Surveillance Systems; Ted Samples, vice president of special mission and reconnaissance aircraft programs, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Immediately followed by a briefing by U.S. Navy P-3C Orion crew members on board their aircraft in the U.S. Government paddock.
Lockheed Martin will spotlight its "Partnership Makes a World of Difference (TM)" theme by exhibiting a full-scale mock-up of its F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, now in development with partners Northrop Grumman and BAE SYSTEMS. Also on display will be the T-50 Golden Eagle next-generation trainer jet developed with Korea Aerospace Industries. The F-16 Fighting Falcon, NATO's standard fighter, the C-130J Hercules transport produced in partnership with more than 50 British and continental European companies, and the C-27J Spartan transport developed in partnership with Alenia Aeronautica of Italy will participate in the daily flying program. F-16C, C-130J, P-3C and S-3B aircraft will be on static display in the U.S. Government paddock.
Contacts in the U.S. and U.K. before July 19: Corporate -- Meghan Mariman (301) 897-6195Aeronautics -- Mary Jo Polidore (817) 777-6736Systems Integration -- Pete Harrigan (301) 897-6171Space Systems -- Jan Wrather (303) 971-5967Technology Services -- Wendy Owen (856) 486-5126Lockheed Martin U.K., Ltd. -- Mark Douglas 44 (0) 20-7798-2888