South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024

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S. 665


Senate Resolution
Sponsors: Senator Allen
Document Path: SR-0348KM-VC23.docx

Introduced in the Senate on March 23, 2023
Adopted by the Senate on March 23, 2023

Summary: Lockheed Martin


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3/23/2023 Senate Introduced and adopted (Senate Journal-page 6)

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Whereas, the members of the South Carolina Senate are pleased to recognize Lockheed Martin for being a manufacturing company that brings great pride to the State of South Carolina and the nation; and


Whereas, Lockheed Martin is a manufacturer located in Greenville and has been in operation in South Carolina since 1984; and


Whereas, Lockheed Martin makes single-engine multirole fighter aircrafts and provides modification, maintenance, repair, and overhaul services for both military and civil aircraft; and


Whereas, the company's incredibly skilled and talented workforce is comprised of more than one thousand four hundred South Carolinians who manufacture the F-16 Fighting Falcon, which is the world's most advanced fourth generation fighter jet; and


Whereas, Lockheed Martin is also a strong corporate citizen. The company's annual economic impact exceeds one hundred million dollars, and the company also gives back to its local community in key areas such as STEM education, military and veteran causes, and community resiliency; and


Whereas, Lockheed Martin represents the hallmarks of the American spirit: hard work, innovation, and a commitment to excellence; and


Whereas, there are more than five thousand manufacturing facilities in South Carolina that make a myriad of world class products. Lockheed Martin was nominated and advanced to the Top Four round in the "2023 Manufacturing Madness: The Coolest Thing Made in SC" contest out of two hundred forty-six products; and


Whereas, the members of the South Carolina Senate greatly appreciate the dedication and commitment that Lockheed Martin has shown in serving the people and the State of South Carolina.  Now, therefore,


Be it resolved by the Senate:


That the members of the South Carolina Senate, by this resolution, recognize and honor Lockheed Martin.


Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be presented to the president and CEO of Lockheed Martin.


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