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 reconnaissance vehicle and the Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle underlines how strategic investments in technology are allowing Lockheed Martin to engineer a better tomorrow.