Lockheed Martin Space & Technology Center
Stennis Space Center, MS
Lockheed Martin Corp.
Headquarters: Lockheed Martin Corp., 6801
Rockledge Dr., Bethesda, Md. 20817-1877
United States
Phone: 301.897.6000
Market/symbol: NYSE/LMT
Overview: The world’s No. 1 defense
contractor ahead of Boeing and Northrop
Grumman. It’s a multinational manufacturer and
advanced technology company that builds
warplanes, missiles, satellites, missile and
submarine warfare systems, radar, airborne
defense systems and command, control and
communications and reconnaissance and
surveillance systems. 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; Space
Systems, which includes space launch,
commercial satellites, government satellites and
strategic missiles lines of business: Electronic
Systems, which includes missiles and fire
control, naval systems, platform integration,
simulation and training and energy programs
lines of business; and Integrated Systems &
Global Solutions, which includes C41, federal
services, government and commercial IT
Noteworthy: The company was formed in 1995
with the merger of Lockheed and Martin
Marietta. The segments of the two companies
not retained formed the basis for L-3
Communications; Lockheed Martin won the
contract to design and build the Crew
Exploration Vehicle, called Orion, for the
Constellation Program; The company’s Skunk
Works is involved in advanced development
programs for future systems.
Major Lockheed Martin products: F-16
Falcon; F-22 Raptor; F-35 Lightning II, C-130
Hercules; Trident missile
Major Lockheed Martin competitors: Boeing,
Northrop Grumman, Raytheon

Website: http://www.lockheedmartin.com
Lockheed SBIRS satellite, built in part at Stennis.
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Corporate family
Overview: Lockheed Martin's Space &
Technology Center at the
John C. Stennis Space
Center is housed in a 226,000 square-foot
building and is the first tenant of an aerospace
park within the federal facility. The center
developed and tested the core structure for the
A2100 spacecraft for the Navy's Mobile User
Objective System, as well as the propulsion
subsystem for the Air Force's Space-Based
Infrared System.

Address: Stennis Space Center, MS 39529

Phone: 228.813.2971

Products or services: produces advanced
propulsion, thermal and metrology products
used for satellites and other spacecraft



Connections: In the Gulf Coast Aerospace
Corridor region, Lockheed Martin also has the
Manned Space Systems operation at the
Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans and
several sites in Northwest Florida.