MIDDLE RIVER, Md. (WJZ) — A fixture in eastern Baltimore County is closing its doors after decades in business.
Lockheed Martin plans to close its manufacturing plant in Middle River within the next two years.READ MORE: People In Baltimore Protest In Solidarity, Mourning Daunte Wright's Death After He Was Fatally Shot By Police During Traffic Stop In Minnesota
The 465 plant employees will be relocated, or offered telework.READ MORE: Pause In Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Could Delay Maryland's Goals As Baltimore City Emerges As Potential New Hotspot
Currently, the plant produces vertical launch systems and other equipment for U.S. warships.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Update: Are You Eligible For A Plus-Up Payment?