SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 5, 2017
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer|
|of incorporation)||Identification No.)|
|6801 Rockledge Drive|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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|Item 8.01.||Other Events.|
On September 5, 2017, Lockheed Martin Corporation issued a news release announcing the expiration of its offer to exchange any and all of its outstanding 8.50% Debentures due 2029, 7.20% Debentures due 2036, 6.15% Notes due 2036, 5.50% Notes due 2039, 5.72% Notes due 2040, 4.85% Notes due 2041 and 4.70% Notes due 2046 for a new series of 4.09% notes due 2052 and an additional cash amount, if applicable (the exchange offer). A copy of the press release announcing the expiration of the exchange offer is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
The new notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act) or any state securities laws. Therefore, the new notes may not be offered or sold in the United States or to any U.S. persons except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and any applicable state securities laws.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION
/s/ Stephen M. Piper
Stephen M. Piper
Vice President and Associate General Counsel
Date: September 5, 2017