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Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin is an aerospace and defense manufacturer, and the largest defense contractor in the world

Overview

Lockheed Martin is an American aerospace, arms, security, defense, and advanced technologies company. The company was formed due to the merger between Lockheed Corporation and Martin Marietta in March of 1995. Lockheed Martin is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., with various other locations worldwide and employs over 100,000 people. The company operates in four business areas: aeronautics, missiles and fire control (MFC), rotary and missions systems (RMS), and space.

Lockheed Martin serves as one of the world's largest military support, aerospace, security, and technology agencies. Additionally, the company is the world's largest military contractor, with over 75% of its sales coming from military sources, based on its 2014 revenue reporting. Lockheed Martin is also a contractor to the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Timeline

December 21, 2020
Lockheed Martin announces $4.4 billion acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne.
October 7, 2010
Lockheed Martin raises a $9,500,000 series B round from Polaris Partners.
March 1998
Lockheed Martin raises a $376,400 grant.
March 1997
Lockheed Martin raises a $540,000 grant.

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People

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LinkedIn

Jonathan Todd Clinard

Investor

Leland Schultz

Attorney

Mohamed El Beltagi

Investor

Rose Stubberfield

Investor

Sayyaf Masood

Advisor

Thomas Wong

Advisor

Further reading

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The US and China are in a quantum arms race that will transform warfare

Martin Giles

Web

January 3, 2019

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August 24, 2021
WebWire
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $328.8 million, five-year contract from the Indian Air Force (IAF), to provide dedicated and comprehensive support for the IAF's fleet of 12 C-130J-30 Super Hercules Aircraft. Lockheed Martin is the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of the C-130Js, which is the tactical airlifter of choice for 26 operators in 22 nations. Through this Follow On Support II (FOS) contract, Lockheed Martin teams manage the program, logistics and en...
Elizabeth Roche
August 24, 2021
mint
The Indian government had announced its purchase of six C-130J Super Hercules airlifter via a foreign military sale with the US Air Force in 2008
August 12, 2021
WebWire
Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) In-space Upgrade Satellite System (LINUSS) completed environmental testing and is ready for launch later this year, demonstrating how small CubeSats can regularly upgrade satellite constellations to add timely new capabilities and extend spacecraft design lives. LINUSS is a pair of LM 50TM 12U CubeSats -- each about the size of a four-slice toaster -- designed to demonstrate how small satellites can serve an essential role in sustaining critical space architec...
Elizabeth Roche
August 11, 2021
mint
According to analysts, an MRO facility in India means the aircraft would not need to be taken to the US or any other country where Lockheed has established an MRO unit
July 21, 2021
The Economic Times
Lockheed Martin announced a $4.4 billion agreement to buy Aerojet late last year, a deal that has raised eyebrows because it would give Lockheed - the No. 1 defense contractor - ownership of a vital piece of the U.S. missile industry whose motors are used in everything from the homeland missile shield to Stinger missiles.
Ajai Shukla
July 17, 2021
@bsindia
The helicopters, which are the first of 24 Seahawks contracted last year by the Indian Navy for $2.12 billion, were formally accepted by Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Indias ambassador to the US
July 10, 2021
Bollyinside - US Local News & Breaking News Stories
Lockheed Martin workers have finished building the spacecraft they call Lucy at their campus in Littleton. Its 12-year journey to explore the Trojan
Alan Boyle
July 5, 2021
news.yahoo.com
Jeff Bezos may be easing back from his CEO role at Amazon, but now he's due to feel the heat at Blue Origin, the privately held space venture he created in...
June 24, 2021
Bollyinside - US Local News & Breaking News Stories
"We are excited to partner with JPL again to design, fabricate and test an aeroshell for a Mars mission," said David Buecher, Lockheed Martin program
June 24, 2021
The Economic Times
The country ordered 16 of the multi-role aircraft from a Polish firm that made them under licence from the Sikorsky division of US defence manufacturer Lockheed Martin.
Triumph Group
June 17, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Triumph Group [NYSE:TGI] announced today that its Actuation Products & Services operating company will provide hydraulic utility actuation...
Lockheed Martin
June 17, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- The fifth Global Positioning System III (GPS III) satellite designed and built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is now headed to its orbit 12,550...
Collibra
June 16, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Collibra, the Data Intelligence company, today announced the winners of the 2021 Collibra Excellence Awards, recognizing teams and individuals...
Lockheed Martin
June 2, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- To learn more about how terrestrial planets evolve over time, NASA selected the VERITAS and DAVINCI+ missions for its Discovery Program, both...
Lockheed Martin
June 2, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- To learn more about how terrestrial planets evolve over time, NASA selected the VERITAS and DAVINCI+ missions for its Discovery Program, both...
May 27, 2021
WebWire
Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] and General Motors Co. [NYSE: GM] are teaming up to develop the next generation of lunar vehicles to transport astronauts on the surface of the Moon, fundamentally evolving and expanding humanity's deep-space exploration footprint. NASA's Artemis program is sending humans back to the Moon where they will explore and conduct scientific experiments using a variety of rovers. NASA has challenged industry to develop a Lunar Terrain Vehicle (LTV) that will enabl...
By MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer
May 26, 2021
Chron
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- General Motors is teaming up with Lockheed Martin to...
By MARCIA DUNN
May 26, 2021
AP NEWS
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- General Motors is teaming up with Lockheed Martin to produce the ultimate off-road, self-driving, electric vehicles -- for the moon. The project announced Wednesday is still in the early stages and has yet to score any NASA money.
MARCIA DUNN
May 26, 2021
news.yahoo.com
General Motors is teaming up with Lockheed Martin to produce the ultimate off-road, self-driving, electric vehicles -- for the moon. The project announced...
Marcia Dunn
May 26, 2021
phys.org
General Motors is teaming up with Lockheed Martin to produce the ultimate off-road, self-driving, electric vehicles--for the moon.
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