Lockheed Martin Releases Paris Air Show 2009 Media Briefing Schedule

Bethesda, MD, 06/04/2009 -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] today released its media briefing schedule for the 2009 Paris Air Show. Briefings will take place in the Lockheed Martin Press Center, Lockheed Martin Chalet, Row A, No. 397, unless otherwise designated below.

As the world's leading global security company, Lockheed Martin provides the full range of its products and services to customers meeting challenges in defense, homeland security and civil government. Lockheed Martin's partnerships with government and industry worldwide demonstrate the company's dedication to providing jobs, global opportunities for our partners and exceptional performance in the systems we deliver.

Monday, June 15

12:00 p.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: Delivering the Full Spectrum of Government Security Solutions

- Pat Dewar, Vice President, Corporate International Business Development
Pat Dewar will discuss how Lockheed Martin delivers solutions that address the full spectrum of security demands, from national defense to effective government and infrastructure, through our 146,000 employees and global partners.

1:00 p.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: Global Security Through Enduring Air Power

- George Standridge, Vice President, Business Development, Aeronautics
George Standridge will discuss the changing global security environment and the battlespace of the future. Lockheed Martin has provided coalition forces with advanced air power solutions for nearly a century and, through continuing innovation, will keep those systems relevant for decades to come.

Tuesday, June 16

11:00 a.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: Global Sustainment – Integrated Life-Cycle Solutions Taking Aircraft Readiness to the Next Level

- Rob Weiss, Executive Vice President, Global Sustainment
Rob Weiss will discuss how Lockheed Martin provides its customers with a number of Integrated Life-Cycle Solutions to support, maintain and enhance military aircraft.

12:00 p.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: F-16 Fighting Falcon, The Most Advanced 4th Generation Fighter

- John Larson, Vice President, F-16 Programs
John Larson will discuss the technological evolution of the F-16, demonstrating why it is the most advanced 4th Generation multi-role fighter today.

1:00 p.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: C-130J, The Proven Choice For Airlift
Location: At the C-130J Static Display, DoD Aircraft Corral

- Ross Reynolds, Vice President and C-130J Program General Manager
Ross Reynolds will provide an overview of the most proven airlifter in history and why the new generation Super Hercules is in such high demand around the world.

3:00 p.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: AirKnight: The Partnership and Platform to Deliver SAR-H
Location: At the EADS-Eurocopter Press Chalet: A415-417

- Tom Gordon, Bid Director, AirKnight
- Jerome Combe, Business Development Director, Eurocopter

Tom Gordon will discuss the AirKnight partnership between Lockheed Martin UK, VT Group and British International Helicopters formed to deliver the UK's Search and Rescue Helicopter (SAR-H) program. This will be followed by Jerome Combe from Eurocopter speaking about the suitability of the EC225 for the SAR role.

Wednesday, June 17

10:30 a.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: F-35 -- Delivering On The Promise
Location: At the Paris Air Show Conference Center, Grand Auditorium, Hall 2C, Lower Ground Floor

- Maj. Gen. (Select) David Heinz, F-35 Program Executive Officer
- Tom Burbage, Executive Vice President, F-35 Program Integration
Maj. Gen. (Select) David Heinz, F-35 Program Executive Officer, and Tom Burbage, Executive Vice President, F-35 Program Integration, will discuss plans for the future and major program milestones including all 19 System Development and Demonstration aircraft to be delivered this year. As part of this event, representatives from the F-35 partner nations will join together to express their unity in a special commemorative ceremony.

11:30 a.m. – Global Partners Building Global Security: MH-60R/S Multi-Mission Helicopters – Combining Innovation and Affordability for ASW/ASuW Missions

- Cmdr. Dan Bogan, U.S. Navy, PMA-299
- Mike Ambrose, Vice President, International Government Programs, Sikorsky Aircraft
- Ron Christenson, Vice President, International Helicopters Business Development, Lockheed Martin Systems Integration – Owego

Cmdr. Dan Bogan will describe the capabilities and operational performance of the MH-60R and MH-60S multi-mission Seahawks in the U.S. Navy. Sikorsky and Lockheed Martin executives will discuss airframe avionics and mission systems upgrades.

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 146,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The corporation reported 2008 sales of $42.7 billion.

Media Contacts:

Note: Journalists may sign up to follow major Lockheed Martin show activities on Twitter at www.twitter.com/lmpas09. The company will tweet about key events, media availabilities, press briefings and news of interest throughout the show.

Lockheed Martin executives will be available during the show for interviews. If interested, please contact Nettie Johnson at +1 407-719-5982.

Media Contacts
Corporate – Nettie Johnson: +1 407-719-5982
Aeronautics – Kim Testa: +1 817-718-8644
Electronic Systems – Carolyn Nelson: +44 (0) 781-077-1688
Space Systems – Jan Wrather: +1 408-718-8466
Information Systems & Global Services – Judy Gan: +1 301-529-9861

For additional information, visit our Web site: http://www.lockheedmartin.com/paris