Defense behemoth Lockheed Martin’s Q2 signals more jobs, opportunities in Orlando

Defense behemoth Lockheed Martin’s Q2 signals more jobs, opportunities in Orlando

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s division that has a major presence in Orlando showed the largest second-quarter revenue gain among all the firm’s business units. Defense programs and various sensor and tactical missile programs — all of which involve work in Orlando — helped make the firm’s second quarter strong by adding nearly $300 million in sales from just the Missiles & Fire Control unit. In fact, the firm currently has nearly 600 open positions in Orlando posted on its website for various engineers at its Missiles & Fire Control facility, as well as the Rotary & Mission Systems division in east Orlando.

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