Lightworks Optics Wins $3.2 Million Contract From Lockheed Martin Corporation

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Phil Eads


Tustin, California – April 30, 2007 – LightWorks Optics, Inc. has won a $3.2 million contract for high-precision optical assemblies from Lockheed Martin Corporation. The contract requires increased production rates for missile launch detectors in support of the F-22 Raptor Jet Fighter Program.

This award also represents a continuation of the ongoing teaming relationship between Lockheed Martin and LightWorks in providing state-of-the-art threat warning systems that will ultimately provide greater protection and reduced risk to systems and personnel.

For more information about LightWorks Optics, Inc., please call 714-247-7175, or visit the new website at

About LightWorks Optics, Inc.

Founded in 1997, LightWorks Optics, Inc. is the leading provider of precision optical subassemblies, systems and component solutions. The company’s award-winning design engineering and production capabilities meet the complex optical needs of customers in the biomedical, medical device, aerospace, defense and commercial industries. The photonic applications may be diverse, but all LightWorks Optics products share a common focus on rapid development, excellent value, and high performance. The company is employee-owned and ISO 9001:2008 certified.

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