The company will receive the 2012 Industrial Award during the ATCA’s 57th Annual Conference and Exhibition Oct. 1 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.
The company is helping the FAA replace a 40-year old computer system with the En Route Automation and Modernization program, used for airplanes flying at high altitudes.
Stephanie Hill, president of Lockheed’s information systems and global solutions-civil division, said the company shares the award with the National Air Traffic Controllers Association and the Professional Aviation Safety Specialists.
In March, a Lockheed team received an Aviation Week magazine award for working on an Air Force communications satellite.
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