Lockheed Martin has announced plans to locate a facility in Fort Smith which will employ up to 90 people. The site will support the foreign pilot training center being established at Ebbing Air National Guard Base.

A recruiting event will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on April 16, at the Wyndham Fort Smith City Center in downtown Fort Smith

According to an article in Talk Business & Politics, “Lockheed Martin continues to build its talent pipeline with interviews at a recruitment event for Ebbing ANGB,” the company noted. According to Lockheed, the planned support site will employ up to 90 jobs that include aircraft and support systems, information tech, quality and safety support, and F-35 maintenance. The company manufactures the F-35 advanced fighter jet.

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