Lockheed Martin has been a continuing monetary sponsor for Exploding Bacon. Exploding Bacon is also lucky to have many Mentors from the local Lockheed Branches, some who have been with us since 2006.
Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 120,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.
Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chief Executive Officer and President.
CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, aerospace, and information technology company, the majority of Lockheed Martin’s business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. federal government agencies. In fact, Lockheed Martin is the largest provider of IT services, systems integration, and training to the U.S. Government. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin’s business is comprised of international government and some commercial sales of our products, services and platforms.
ORGANIZATION: Lockheed Martin’s operating units are organized into broad business areas.
Aeronautics, which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.
- Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS), that includes C4I, federal services, government and commercial IT solutions.
Missiles and Fire Control, that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, Joint Light Tactical Vehicle, PAC-3 Missiles as some of its high-profile programs.
- Mission Systems and Training , which includes naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.
Space Systems, which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites, and strategic missiles lines of business.