Lockheed Won't Issue Layoffs on Budget Cuts

Oct 1, 2012 Full story: Bloomberg

The cockpit of a Lockheed Martin Corp. F-35 Lightning outside the company's stand at the Farnborough International Air Show.

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Sikorsky

Worcester, MA

#1 Oct 1, 2012
I think that they should the government get off there butts and hammer out a budget deal. We cannot afford to cut are defence look around us and the things that going on in this world. Do you think it's going to get better not if you cut defence your going to lose tons of jobs all across the board.

Ps just plain stupid on the governments part get real.
Paul Pagan

Bakersfield, CA

#2 Jan 17, 2013
I worked there when things were good for 24 and half years. Then they laid me off 6 months before I could fully retire or 25 years of service. I receive only half of my retirement monthly allotment as a result. I also do not receive any medical benefits like I would have gotten if I had full retirement. So good luck with this company, they screwed me
Dean Joyner

Santa Cruz, CA

#3 Feb 14, 2013
IF Lockheed lays you off, you can always use your 401k money to get into your own business. And on a tax-deferred basis at that.

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