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About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 125,000 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, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe and provide them essential services.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers to strengthen global security, deliver citizen services and advance scientific discovery.

Our Values:

  • Do What's Right
  • Respect Others
  • Perform With Excellence

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 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 products, services and platforms.


Lockheed Martin's operating units are organized into broad business areas.

  • Aeronautics, with approximately $15.5 billion in 2015 sales, which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.
  • Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS), with approximately $5.6 billion in 2015 sales that includes C4I, federal services, government and commercial IT solutions.
  • Missiles and Fire Control, with approximately $6.8 billion in 2015 sales that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System and PAC-3 missiles as some of its high-profile programs.
  • Mission Systems and Training with approximately $9.1 billion in 2015 sales, which includes Sikorsky military and commercial helicopters, naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.
  • Space Systems, with approximately $9.1 billion in 2015 sales which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites and strategic missiles lines of business. 
  • 2015 Sales: $46.1 Billion
  • Backlog: $99.6 Billion
  • Cash Flow from Operations:  $5.1 Billion
  • Stock Ticker Symbol: LMT, on the New York Stock Exchange. Ranked 64th on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of largest industrial corporations


(All amounts approximate)

Employees: approximately 125,000 employees in the United States and internationally

Operations: 590+ facilities in 50 states throughout the U.S.; Internationally, business locations in over 70 nations and territories

Lockheed Martin Corporation
6801 Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 897-6000

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2015 Lockheed Martin Annual Report