Lockheed Martin Corporation


Lockheed Martin Wins $40 Million Contract to Develop High Altitude Airship for Missile Defense

At 6:15 p.m. today Lockheed Martin will conduct a media availability teleconference call from its Akron business unit on its win of the Missile Defense Agency's High Altitude Airship program.

Participating for Lockheed Martin will be Allen R. Barber, vice president and general manager, and Ronald G. E. Browning, director of surveillance systems business development. Cary Dell, communications manager, will moderate the session.

          -- Call in number: 201.368.8643.  Participation code: 641151
          -- Lockheed Martin provides an overview of the High Altitude
             Airship program. (About 5 minutes)
          -- Question and Answer session: Cary Dell will recognize the
             request via recorded prompt.  Please provide your name and
             publication when asking the question. (About 25 minutes)

You many visit www.lockheedmartin.com/akron to download high-resolution High Altitude Airship images and other details.

Media Contact: Cary Dell; 330/796-8458; cary.j.dell@lmco.com

For additional information on Lockheed Martin Corporation visit: http://www.lockheedmartin.com.

PRNewswire -- Sept. 29

SOURCE: Lockheed Martin