Lockheed Martin works with more than 100 business partners and employs more than 3,000 people in the UK across 21 sites, working on a wide range of programmes spanning the aerospace, defence and civil sectors.
Lockheed Martin UK Ampthill is the largest and fastest growing Lockheed Martin business in the UK. It is a leading provider of mission systems for armoured fighting vehicles and their integration onto a range of platforms. The turret solutions integrate a range of lethal effects including the highly versatile and effective Case-telescoped 40mm ‘fire-on-the-move’ cannon. Lockheed Martin can integrate a range of surveillance and target acquisition systems and can provide elegant integration of Anti-Tank Guided Missiles including the battle-proven Javelin Missile. Lockheed Martin’s armoured vehicle pedigree extends into the provision of Modular armour solutions and the integration of upgrades to power, transmission and drive-train solutions.
The company’s contracts to deliver the turret for the British Army’s AJAX underlines how strategic investments in technology are allowing Lockheed Martin to engineer a better tomorrow.