Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control

Lockheed Martin Missiles & Fire Control (LM MFC) is a Lockheed Martin business unit based in the Dallas suburb of Grand Prairie, Texas. The unit's offensive and defensive arsenal includes air-to-air and air-to-ground missiles, naval rockets and missiles, fire control and sensor systems, fire support systems, missile launchers, missile defense systems, and anti-tank weapons.

Missiles and Fire Control's most lucrative program is the TADS/PNVS (Target Acquisition Designation Sight, Pilot Night Vision System) program for the AH-64 Apache helicopter. The second generation M-TADS (also known as Arrowhead) is now being fielded to United States Army and foreign customers. [http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/our_products/combatvision/ARROWHEAD/product-arrowhead.html]

LM MFC has approximately 10,600 employees, most split between Orlando, Florida and Grand Prairie. Other major LM MFC facilities are located in Archbald, Pennsylvania; Chelmsford, Massachusetts; East Camden, Arkansas; Horizon City, Texas; Lufkin, Texas; Ocala, Florida; Santa Barbara, California; and Troy, Alabama.

Major Products

* Air and Missile Defense
** MEADS System
** PAC-3 Missile
** THAAD System
* Strike Weapons
** JASSM
* Tactical Missiles
** Hellfire Missile
** Javelin Missile
** Joint Common Missile
** Longbow Missile
** HIMARS
** ATACMS
** MLRS
** Long Range Land Attack Projectile
* Future Combat Systems
** MULE
* Sensors and Fire Control
** Sniper targeting pod for U.S. Air Force aircraft

References

* [http://www.missilesandfirecontrol.com/ Home Page]


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