New Operational Concepts and Advanced Technologies to Be Developed Here Will Be Significant in Nation's Global War on Terrorism and Homeland Defense Virginia Governor Mark R. Warner; Senator John W. Warner, R-Va.; Lockheed Martin President and Chief Executive Officer Robert J. Stevens to Speak
Accredited media are invited to the grand opening of Lockheed Martin Corporation's Center for Innovation in Suffolk, Va. The Center is a unique laboratory focused on the development of new operational concepts, net-centric solutions, and advanced technologies critical to the military's transformation efforts, the nation's war on terrorism, homeland defense and other important national missions.
The event offers reporters a unique opportunity to look into the future of advanced technology for defense and homeland security. An in-depth tour of this one-of-a-kind laboratory will give the media an opportunity to view, learn about and even "test drive" the next-generation technology that helps protect our national security. Governor Warner, Senator Warner, Lockheed Martin President Stevens, as well as Center executives will be available for interviews.
Who: Lockheed Martin Corporation What: Opening of new laboratory focused on transformation, war on terrorism and homeland defense Where: Center for Innovation - 8000 Harbour View Drive, Suffolk, Va, 23435, http://www.lockheedmartin.com/innovation When: April 11, 10:30 am - 2:00 pm Attending: Virginia Governor Mark R. Warner; Senator John W. Warner, R- Va.; Lockheed Martin President and Chief Executive Officer Robert J. Stevens; and other distinguished guests. Still and video cameras are permitted. Please RSVP to Keith Mordoff, email:
email@example.comOr call: 240-401-9681 DIRECTIONS: * From Norfolk International Airport (ORF): Follow signs to Interstate 64 (I-64) East (Virginia Beach / Chesapeake). Continue on I-64 East, which becomes I-664 North (Suffolk). Take the College Drive exit 8A (2nd exit) onto VA-135N, College Drive. Take first left onto Harbour View Boulevard. Continue to 8000 Harbour View Boulevard, and the Center for Innovation is the first building on the left. * From the North (Washington DC area): Take I-95 South. Near Richmond, merge onto I-295 South via exit 84A on the left toward Rocky Mt., NC. Merge onto I-64 East via Exit 28A toward Norfolk/Virginia Beach. Merge onto I-664 South via exit 264 toward Downtown/Newport News/Suffolk/Chesapeake. Take Exit 8A, VA- 135N, College Drive Take first left onto Harbour View Boulevard. Continue to 8000 Harbour View Boulevard, and the Center for Innovation is the first building on the left.
CONTACT: Keith Mordoff of Lockheed Martin, 240-401-9681, or
PRNewswire -- April 8
SOURCE: Lockheed Martin