Course detail: AERO6020 - History of Airplane Design - 2019 #3: Lockheed and Martin

Dr. Jan Roskam will provide an overview of two of the industry's pioneering companies: Lockheed and Martin. He will discuss each company's contributions to the development of both military and commercial airplanes, from Lockheed's Skunk Works and their miracle airplanes to Martin's firsts, feats and failures.

Attend this webinar to learn more about:

  • How Lockheed translated their commercial success to aid the war effort.
  • The Lockheed 049 Constellation, which was later developed into the 1049 Super Constellation.
  • The Lockheed airplane program that has been in continuous production since 1954.
  • Innovative airplanes built by Martin before they merged with Lockheed, including the MB-2 biplane bomber, the first all metal bomber, amphibious airplanes and the post-WWII XB-51 jet bomber.

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