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                                    FORM 8-B

                       SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

                            Washington, D.C.  20549

            REGISTRATION OF SECURITIES OF CERTAIN SUCCESSOR ISSUERS

                   FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR (g) OF
                      THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934


                          LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



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                     MARYLAND                                          52-1893632
          (State or other Jurisdiction of                           (I.R.S. Employer
          incorporation or organization)                           Identification No.)


               6801 ROCKLEDGE DRIVE                                       20817
                BETHESDA, MARYLAND                                     (Zip Code)
               (Address of principal
                executive offices)
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Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


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                Title of each class                          Name of each exchange on which
                to be so registered                          each class is to be registered
           
           COMMON STOCK, $1.00 PAR VALUE                      NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE, INC.
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Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:

                                      None

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ITEM 1.  GENERAL INFORMATION

                 (a)  The Registrant was organized on August 29, 1994 as a
corporation under the laws of the State of Maryland.

                 (b)  The Registrant's fiscal year ends December 31.

ITEM 2.  TRANSACTION OF SUCCESSION

                 (a)  Martin Marietta Corporation, a Maryland corporation
("Martin Marietta") and Lockheed Corporation, a Delaware corporation
("Lockheed") are each predecessors of the Registrant.  The common stock of
Martin Marietta and the common stock of Lockheed are registered pursuant to
Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

                 (b)  On August 29, 1994, Martin Marietta, Lockheed and the
Registrant entered into an Agreement and Plan of Reorganization (as amended on
February 7, 1995, the "Reorganization Agreement") providing for the combination
of Martin Marietta and Lockheed. The Reorganization Agreement provides, among
other things, for (a) the merger of Atlantic Sub, Inc., a Maryland corporation
and wholly-owned subsidiary of the Registrant ("Atlantic Sub"), with and into
Martin Marietta (the "Atlantic Sub Merger") pursuant to a Plan and Agreement of
Merger, dated as of August 29, 1994, among Martin Marietta, Atlantic Sub and
the Registrant and (b) the merger of Pacific Sub, Inc., a Delaware corporation
and a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Registrant ("Pacific Sub"), with and into
Lockheed pursuant to a Plan and Agreement of Merger, dated as of August 29,
1994, among Lockheed, Pacific Sub and the Registrant (the "Pacific Sub Merger"
and together with the Atlantic Sub Merger, the "Mergers").  Martin Marietta
will be the surviving corporation in the Atlantic Sub Merger and will become a
wholly-owned subsidiary of the Registrant.  Lockheed will be the surviving
corporation in the Pacific Sub Merger and will also become a wholly-owned
subsidiary of the Registrant.

                 Upon consummation of the Atlantic Sub Merger, (i) each
outstanding share of common stock, par value $1.00 per share, of Martin
Marietta ("Martin Marietta Common Stock") will be converted into the right to
receive one share of common stock, par value $1.00 per share, of the Registrant
("Registrant Common Stock"), (ii) each outstanding share of Series A Preferred
Stock, par value $1.00 per share, of Martin Marietta ("Martin Marietta Series A
Preferred Stock") will be converted into the right to receive one share of
Series A Preferred Stock, par value $1.00 per share, of the Registrant, the
terms of which are essentially the same as those of Martin Marietta Series A
Preferred Stock ("Lockheed Martin Series A Preferred Stock") and (iii) any
outstanding shares of Martin Marietta Common Stock owned by Lockheed or any
subsidiary of Lockheed will be cancelled and cease to exist.

                 Upon consummation of the Pacific Sub Merger, (i) each
outstanding share of common stock, par value $1.00 per share, of Lockheed
("Lockheed Common Stock") will be converted into the right to receive 1.63
shares of Registrant Common Stock and (ii) any outstanding shares of Lockheed
Common Stock owned by Martin Marietta or any subsidiary of Martin Marietta or
held by Lockheed in its treasury will be cancelled and cease to exist.
Fractional shares of Registrant Common Stock will not be issued in connection
with the Pacific Sub Merger.  Holders of Lockheed Common Stock otherwise
entitled to a fractional share will be paid an amount in cash equal to the same
fraction of the fair market value of a whole share of Registrant Common Stock,
determined as set forth in the Reorganization Agreement.

                 The Mergers are subject to the terms and conditions specified
in the Reorganization Agreement, including obtaining the requisite approvals of
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Lockheed.  Martin Marietta and Lockheed have scheduled meetings of their
respective stockholders for March 15, 1995 for the purpose, among others, of
voting on the Mergers.

ITEM 3.  SECURITIES TO BE REGISTERED

                 As to the Registrant Common Stock to be registered hereby, (1)
750,000,000 shares are presently authorized, (2) 100 shares are presently
issued and outstanding and held by Martin Marietta and 100 shares are presently
issued and outstanding and held by Lockheed, and (3) none of such issued shares
are held by or for the account of the Registrant.  The Registrant Common Stock
owned by Martin Marietta and Lockheed will be cancelled on consummation of the
Mergers.  It is anticipated that, after giving effect to the Mergers,
approximately 200,000,000 shares of Lockheed Martin Common Stock will be
outstanding and approximately 38,200,000 additional shares will be reserved for
issuance upon the exercise of options assumed by Lockheed Martin and upon
conversion of the Lockheed Martin Series A Preferred Stock.

ITEM 4.  DESCRIPTION OF REGISTRANT'S SECURITIES TO BE REGISTERED

                 The Registrant hereby incorporates by reference the
information contained under the caption "Description of Lockheed Martin Capital
Stock," in the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus dated February 9, 1995 (the
"Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus") constituting part of the Registrant's
Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645).

ITEM 5.  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS

         (a)  Financial Statements.

                 Pursuant to instruction (a) of the Instructions as to
Financial Statements, no financial statements are filed since the capital
structure and balance sheet of the Registrant immediately after consummation of
the transactions described in Item 2 will be substantially the same as those of
the combined capital structures and balance sheets of Martin Marietta and
Lockheed, the two predecessors of the Registrant.  The unaudited pro forma
combined condensed financial statements reflecting the effects of the
transactions described above, as of fiscal month end September, 1994 and for
the nine months then ended are presented under the caption "Unaudited Pro Forma
Combined Condensed Financial Statements" and "Notes to Unaudited Pro Forma
Combined Condensed Financial Statements" in the Joint Proxy
Statement/Prospectus and are incorporated by reference herein.

                (b)  Exhibits.

 1  (i)   --    Agreement and Plan of Reorganization, dated as of August 29,
                1994, among the Registrant, Martin Marietta Corporation and
                Lockheed Corporation, as amended as of February 7, 1995
                (attached as Appendix I to the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus
                included as part of the Registrant's Registration Statement on
                Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by
                reference)

   (ii)   --    Plan and Agreement of Merger, dated as of August 29, 1994,
                among Lockheed Corporation, Pacific Sub, Inc. and the
                Registrant (attached as Exhibit D to Appendix I to the Joint 
                Proxy Statement/Prospectus included as part of the Registrant's 
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and 
                incorporated herein by reference)





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  (iii)   --    Plan and Agreement of Merger, dated as of August 29, 1994,
                among Martin Marietta Corporation, Atlantic Sub, Inc. and the
                Registrant (attached as Exhibit C to Appendix I to the Joint 
                Proxy Statement/Prospectus included as part of the Registrant's 
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and 
                incorporated herein by reference)

 2        --    Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus, dated February 9, 1995
                (included as part of the Registrant's Registration Statement on
                Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by
                reference)

 3        --    Listed below are the other exhibits required by instruction 3
                of the Instructions as to Exhibits:


    3.1   --    Charter of the Registrant (attached as Exhibit A to Appendix I
                to the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus included as part of the
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

    3.2   --    By-Laws of the Registrant (attached as Exhibit B to Appendix I
                to the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus included as part of the
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

    4.1   --    See Exhibits 3.1 and 3.2

    7.1   --    Opinion of Miles & Stockbridge, a Professional Corporation,
                with respect to the preference upon liquidation of the Series A
                Preferred Stock (included as Exhibit 7.1 to the Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg.  No. 33-57645) and
                incorporated herein by reference)

   10.1   --    Standstill Agreement, dated April 2, 1993, between Martin
                Marietta Corporation and General Electric Company (included as
                Exhibit 10.1 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4
                (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

   10.2   --    Reconfiguration Agreement, dated August 29, 1994, among Martin
                Marietta Corporation, the Registrant and General Electric
                Company (included as Exhibit 10.2 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

   10.3   --    Amendment to the Reconfiguration Agreement, dated November 30,
                1994, among Martin Marietta Corporation, the Registrant and
                General Electric Company (included as Exhibit 10.3 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

   10.4   --    Agreement Containing Consent Order, dated December 22, 1994,
                among the Registrant, Lockheed Corporation, Martin Marietta
                Corporation and the Federal Trade Commission (included as
                Exhibit 10.4 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4
                (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

   10.5   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Financial Counseling Program for   
                directors, officers, company presidents, and other key         
                employees, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.6 to Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and    
                incorporated herein by reference)                              
                                                                               





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   10.6   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Executive Incentive Plan, as
                amended (included as Exhibit 10.7 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

   10.7   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Directors Charitable Award Plan
                (included as Exhibit 10.8 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

   10.8   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Post-Retirement Death Benefit Plan
                for Senior Executives, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.9 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

   10.9   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Deferred Compensation Plan for
                Selected Officers (included as Exhibit 10.10 to Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and
                incorporated herein by reference)

  10.10   --    Martin Marietta Corporation 1979 Stock Option Plan for Key
                Employees, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.11 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.11   --    Martin Marietta Corporation 1984 Stock Option Plan for Key
                Employees, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.12 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.12   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Amended Omnibus Securities Award
                Plan, as amended March 25, 1993 (included as Exhibit 10.13 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.13   --    Format of the agreements between Martin Marietta Corporation
                and certain officers to provide for continuity of management in
                the event of a change in control of Martin Marietta Corporation
                (included as Exhibit 10.14 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.14   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Supplemental Excess Retirement
                Plan, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.15 to Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and
                incorporated herein by reference)

  10.15   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Restricted Stock Award Plan, as
                amended (included as Exhibit 10.16 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.16   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Directors' Life Insurance Program
                (included as Exhibit 10.17 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.17   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Executive Special Early Retirement
                Option and Plant Closing Retirement Option Plan (included as
                Exhibit 10.18 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form
                S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.18   --    Martin Marietta Corporation Supplementary Pension Plan for
                Employees of Transferred GE Operations (included as Exhibit
                10.19 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg.
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  10.19   --    Form of employment agreement between Martin Marietta
                Corporation and certain officers (included as Exhibit 10.20 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.20   --    Lockheed Corporation 1992 Employee Stock Option Program
                (included in the Registration Statement (No. 33-49003) of
                Lockheed Corporation, incorporated by reference as Exhibit
                10.21 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg.
                No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.21   --    Amendment to Lockheed Corporation 1992 Employee Stock Option
                Plan (included as Exhibit 10.22 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.22   --    Lockheed Corporation 1986 Employee Stock Purchase Program, as
                amended (included as Exhibit 10.23 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.23   --    Lockheed Corporation 1982 Employee Stock Purchase Program, as
                amended (included as Exhibit 10.24 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.24   --    Incentive Retirement Benefit Plan for Certain Executives of
                Lockheed Corporation, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.25 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.25   --    Supplemental Retirement Benefit Plan for Certain Transferred
                Employees of Lockheed Corporation, as amended (included as
                Exhibit 10.26 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form
                S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.26   --    Supplemental Benefit Plan of Lockheed Corporation, as amended
                (included as Exhibit 10.27 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.27   --    Long-Term Performance Plan of Lockheed Corporation and its
                Subsidiaries (included as Exhibit 10.28 to Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and
                incorporated herein by reference)

  10.28   --    Supplemental Savings Plan of Lockheed Corporation, as amended
                (included as Exhibit 10.29 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.29   --    Deferred Compensation Plan for Directors of Lockheed
                Corporation, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.30 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.30   --    Lockheed Corporation Retirement Plan for Directors, as amended
                (included as Exhibit 10.31 to Registrant's Registration
                Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33- 57645) and incorporated
                herein by reference)

  10.31   --    Form of Lockheed Corporation Termination Benefits Agreement
                effective January 1, 1991 (included in Form 8, Amendment No. 1
                to Exhibit 28 of Form 8-K dated November 5, 1990 of Lockheed
                Corporation, incorporated by reference as Exhibit 10.32 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)





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  10.32   --    Trust Agreement, as amended February 3, 1995, between Lockheed
                Corporation and First Interstate Bank of California (included
                as Exhibit 10.33 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form
                S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.33   --    Lockheed Corporation Directors' Deferred Compensation Plan
                Trust Agreement, as amended (included as Exhibit 10.34 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.34   --    Trust Agreement, dated December 22, 1994, between Lockheed
                Corporation and J.P. Morgan California with respect to certain
                employee benefit plans of Lockheed Corporation (included as
                Exhibit 10.35 to Registrant's Registration Statement on Form
                S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)

  10.35   --    Lockheed Martin Corporation 1995 Omnibus Performance Award Plan
                (attached as Appendix IV to the Joint Proxy
                Statement/Prospectus included as part of the Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and
                incorporated herein by reference)

  10.36   --    Lockheed Martin Marietta Corporation Directors Deferred Stock
                Plan (attached as Appendix V to the Joint Proxy
                Statement/Prospectus included as part of the Registrant's
                Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No. 33-57645) and
                incorporated herein by reference)

   21.1   --    Subsidiaries of the Registrant (included as Exhibit 21.1 to
                Registrant's Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Reg. No.
                33-57645) and incorporated herein by reference)





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                                   SIGNATURE

                 Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Registration
Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly
authorized.


                                          LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION
                                         
                                         
                                          By /s/ MARCUS C. BENNETT
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                                              Name: Marcus C. Bennett
                                              Title: Senior Vice President and
                                                     Chief Financial Officer
                                         
Dated:  March 6, 1995