About Space   ___

Since the 1950s, Lockheed Martin has continued to stay at the forefront of the Space industry. Today, the Space business area has made it our mission to advance 21st Century Security®, innovate with urgency and help our customers stay ahead of ready.

The Space business area is responsible for the research and design, development, engineering and production of:

  • precise navigation, secure communications, and early missile warning systems
  • mission command and control software systems
  • space technologies and transportation systems
  • strategic, advanced strike and defensive systems

Space provides network-enabled situational awareness and integrates complex space and ground global systems to help our government and commercial customers gather, analyze, and securely distribute critical intelligence data. Space is also responsible for various classified products and services in support of vital national security systems and international missions.

Sales in FY2022
Employees worldwide
Facilities globally
Our Business   ___


Space offers more than 35 product and service lines to help our customers stay ahead of ready:

MUOS-5 Test
goes-t launch

Human & Scientific Exploration

GOES-R Series



Working at Space   ___

A career that's built to inspire

Lockheed Martin Space employees are on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the world's hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to innovate fast, perform with excellence and do what's right. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus--if you provide the passion and courage to dream big, you can help us build a better tomorrow.

Whether you’re an experienced professional, veteran, separating member of the military, or student, there’s a place for you on our team.

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A stellar support for community

As a responsible global corporation, Lockheed Martin Space and our employees play an active role in helping to strengthen the quality of life in the communities where we live and work. In 2023:

  • Lockheed Martin Space employees spent more than 65,000 hours volunteering in their communities.
  • Lockheed Martin Space Social Impact invested nearly $1.5 million in strategic partnerships with nonprofits that are developing the next generation of STEM professionals, supporting our military and veteran communities through mental health and economic resilience initiatives, and providing disaster response and mitigation efforts in communities where we live and work.
Latest Space News   ___
Jul 10, 2024
Third Party Article
Two new missile programs deliver enhanced capabilities to thwart emerging threats and bolster joint force effectiveness.
Jul 01, 2024
Third Party Article
The U.S. Navy and U.S. Army recently completed an end-to-end flight test of a hypersonic missile from the Pacific Missile Range Facility.
Jun 25, 2024
Press Release
An advanced weather satellite built by Lockheed Martin for NOAA launched June 25, 2024 from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center at 5:26 pm ET. GOES-U is the final satellite of the GOES-R series which will provide critical weather and climate date into the 2030s.
Lockheed Martin Space Media Contacts   ___
National Security Space
  • Space-based JADO/JADC2 & 5G, Missile Warning, Tranche 2 Tracking Layer, Missile Track Custody, Next Gen OPIR, SBIRS, On-Orbit Technology Demos
  • MILSATCOM, Transport Layer, MUOS, GPS III/IIIF
Commercial Civil Space 

Human & Scientific Exploration: Orion, Lunar, DRACO
Planetary & Weather Exploration: GOES-R, Lucy, Mars


Strike, Deterrence & Missile Defense

NGI, FBM/Trident D5, CPS, LRHW, Mk21A

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