The Projects Of Skunk Works

Author: Steve Pace
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760350329
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The stories behind more than 50 secret projects undertaken by the famed Lockheed Martin Skunk Works on behalf of the US Armed Forces, DARPA, and the CIA - all illustrated with official Skunk Works photography and commissioned artworks.

Lockheed Martin S Skunk Works

Author: Jay Miller
Publisher: Midland
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Having seen i attributes of the unencumbered design and manufacturing system
he d his Skunk Works teammates had created, he was determined to ain its
operating philosophy for future endeavors. By the time the P-80 was handed off
to Lockheed's Department 28- for expansion into a production program, several
other aircraft had en brought onboard under the Skunk Works operating
philosophy for ure execution. These projects, the prototypes for the Model 75
Saturn, s XR6O-1 ...

Have Blue And The F 117a

Author: David C. Aronstein
Publisher: AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics)
ISBN: 9781563472459
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Ed Martin, a veteran of the Lockheed Skunk Works who at that time was science
and engineering director for the entire Lockheed California Company (of which
the Skunk Works was a part), probed his contacts at the Pentagon and at ... CIA to
brief DARPA on previous, highly classified work performed by Lockheed
Advanced Development Projects (Skunk Works) for the CIA with the A-12 and D-
21 reconnaissance aircraft.151' I75, 234 Ed Martin and Ben Rich made the
presentations to ...

Pushing The Envelope

Author: Donald M. Pattillo
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... James J., 211, 241, 310 Ling-Altec Electronics, 241 Ling-Temco Corp., 241
Ling-Temco-Vought/LTV Corp., 211, 241, 261-62, 285, 287, 301, 310, 331, 341,
357-58. See also Chance Vought Aircraft Corp.; Vought Aero- nautics/Vought
Corp. Lippisch, Alexander, 170, 174, 268 Litton Industries, 312 Lockheed (
Loughead), Allan, 75, 85-86, 267, 368, 371 Lockheed (Loughead), Malcolm, 55,
85-86, 267 Lockheed Advanced Development Projects Office/Company (LADC/"
Skunk Works ...


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Lockheed reorganises and divests (cont'd) "75 years ago we started developing
our smorgasbord of. Combined image ... Chairman and CEO Daniel M. Tellep
attribute*! the anticipated drop in profits tc completion of C-5B Galaxy pro- duction
, higher taxes and expected adjustments for cost increases % certain aircraft
modification programs. The same factors are ... Lockheed: Jack Gordon has been
named vice-president, advanced development projects at the Skunk- works.
Lufthansa: ...

The Purdue Alumnus

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The Purdue Alumni Association congratulates alumni and friends honored by the
respective schools and colleges in the past academic year: COLLEGE OF
AGRICULTURE Tom Bechman (A'75, MS'77), Franklin, Ind., editor, Indiana
Prairie ... COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING Paul M. Bevilaqua (MS'68, MS'73), Santa
Clarita, Calif., chief engineer of advanced development projects, Lockheed
Martin Skunk Works; Arthur J. Bond (EE'68, MS'69,PhD'74), Madison, Ala., dean,
School of ...

Collaborative R D

Author: Gene Allen
Publisher: Wiley
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Link, Albert N., 275 Lobbyists, role in government funding, 156 Lockheed Martin
Corporation, 32, 55, 75, 142, 234 Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, 237
Lockheed Skunk Works, xi, 172 Lodge & Shipley, Inc., 212 Lott, Vern, 55 Lucent
... 225-226 meetings, 223-224 processes, overview, 219-223 program manager,
role of, 21 1-215 Steering Group, 209-21 1 technical teams, 213, 216-217
teleconferences, 224 Manhattan Project, xi, 172 Manufacturing: business
perspective, overview, ...

Jane S International Defense Review Extra

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Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works has been the incubator of several programs, and
itself describes classified programs as the "lifeblood of a company". Aircraft
developed in the Skunk Works include the U-2, SR-71 (fitted here with a model of
a single-stage-to-orbit reusable launch vehicle), and the F-117; black projects
such as 'Have Blue' and the A-12 have also been undertaken here. None led to
flight-test hardware, as far as is known, although Lockheed performed some
structures ...

Workforce Management

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The products are the result of roughly two years of development, and represent
Lawson's single largest investment during this period. But Dunivan left the ... An
old Lawson colleague contacted Dunivan, telling him the firm's new president,
Harry Debes, wanted to talk to him about an HR software project. Over lunch,
Debes made the ... on the new software. For months Dunivan's team acted as a
Lawson version of Lockheed Martin's storied Skunk Works, quietly going about
their work.

Composites Industry Abstracts

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The full-scale vehicle wil be called the VentureStar and win feature "extensive"
use of composites. Carbon fber/epoxy wil be used "on all of the internal structures
and all of the hydrogen tank," according to a Lockheed Martin spokeswoman. A
sub-scale, unmanned, remotely-piloted demonstrator vehicle is scheduled to
begin frying in March 1999. Design and construction of the demonstrator wil take
place at Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works facility In Palmdale, California, USA.