Field Team Operations

Field Team Operations
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City C130J is reflected in the cargo ramp door of a second C-130J. The C-130J is the latest incarnation of this enduring, multi-mission platform. Air Station Elizabeth City has the first operational J models. The Coast Guard has been using a version of the C-130 since the first one was delivered to Air Station Elizabeth City in December 1959.  USCG Photo/ Dave Silva 

Field Team Operations (FTO) is an aviation sustainment service provider headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina. The organization fields over 1,200 experienced professionals at more than 60 locations worldwide, working alongside our customers to ensure their mission success. Current aircraft supported by FTO teams include the F-35, F-22, F-16, C-5, C-130, P-3, VH-3D and VH-60H. FTO is an agile, low-cost logistics solution designed to support both Lockheed Martin and external customer requirements. FTO's ability to mobilize field service teams quickly and efficiently leverages Lockheed Martin resources to provide complete sustainment solutions for our customers and improve aircraft availability rates.  

Contract logistics support elements provided by FTO include:


Aircraft Modifications

  • Organizational and depot-level aircraft modifications
  • Warranty Work
  • Engineering and Test Kit Installations
  • Time Compliance Technical Orders and Time Compliance Technical Directives


Maintenance Launch and Recovery

  • Organizational, intermediate, and depot-level aircraft maintenance
  • Sortie Generation
  • Aircraft fleet management
  • Contractor Logistic Support Services
  • Facility Management


Subject Matter Experts

  • On-the-job Training and Technical Oversight
  • Field Service Representatives (FSR)
  • Logistic Service Representatives (LSR)
  • Deployed Specialists
  • Instruction and Training: Mechanic and Pilot
  • Workbook development


Parts Management

  • Warehouse, Kitting and Inventory Management
  • Logistics Analysis
  • Procurement Services
  • Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS)


Design Build and Repair

  • Electronics design, development, manufacturing and production
  • Electronics depot-level repair
  • Drafting and Technical data packages


Current aircraft supported by FTO teams include F-35, F-22, F-16, C-5, C-130, P-3, VH-3D and VH-60H. FTO is an agile, low-cost logistics solution designed to support both Lockheed Martin requirements as well as external customers. FTO's ability to mobilize field service teams quickly and efficiently leverages Lockheed Martin resources to provide complete sustainment solutions for our customers and improve aircraft availability rates.

Whether co-located in your facilities or providing support from our own world class sites, our employees are committed to offering innovative technical solutions that help customers achieve mission success.