Tag: Lockheed Martin Skunk Works

XQ-58A Valkyrie to perform maiden flight this autumn
The XQ-58A Valkyrie embodies the AFRL’s concept of a “Loyal Wingman”, a low-cost, unmanned aircraft that could expand the combat capacity of a dwindling fleet of manned fighters and bombers without busting the service’s budget On Jul. 10, 2018 head of U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Maj. Gen. William Cooley, disclosed at an Air Force Association event that the...
Cool video shows Skunk Works MQ-25 Stingray purpose-built tanker concept
The Skunk Works MQ-25 Stingray offering builds on Lockheed Martin unmanned systems legacy including the RQ-170 The cool video in this post shows Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works division MQ-25 Stingray concept in action. The Skunk Works purpose-built MQ-25 unmanned tanker concept is designed to deliver robust refueling capability to support U.S. combat strike fighters and extend the range of U.S. Navy...
Here's Skunk Works QueSST X-Plane, the aircraft that will turn the sonic boom into a soft "heartbeat" thump
Lockheed Martin Skunk Works team, in partnership with NASA, is developing QueSST X-plane to solve one of the persistent challenges of supersonic flight – the sonic boom In partnership with NASA, the Lockheed Martin Skunk Works team is trying to find a solution to a difficult problem. In fact although supersonic flight has been achieved before, NASA and Lockheed Martin...