The company is offering the voluntary program to mid-level employees in seven locations, including two in California: Edwards Air Force Base and Palmdale. The others are Fort Worth, Texas; Marietta, Ga.; Meridian, Miss.; Clarksburg, W.Va.; and Patuxent River, Md.
A company spokesman said the layoff follows an analysis of the division’s competitiveness and is “not related to a specific program.”
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, based in Fort Worth, makes fighter jets including the F-35 and the F-22.
Friday, March 25, 2016
Lockheed seeks to lay off up to 1,000 aeronautics workers
Wow! That's a lot of people.