The global aerospace, defence & security industry experienced an 8% rise in company filings mentions of artificial intelligence in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Lockheed Martin with 65% year-on-year decrease, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 51 aerospace, defence & security company filings. The growing application of artificial intelligence will prove to have a transformative impact across multiple sectors. GlobalData’s Artificial Intelligence market report helps keep abreast of the latest trends in artificial intelligence, market opportunity forecast and the competitive landscape. Buy the report here.

Notably, artificial intelligence was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q1 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of governance and environment, according to GlobalData.

Of the 50 leading companies in the aerospace, defence & security industry, Lockheed Martin had the greatest increase in references for artificial intelligence in Q1 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 5 artificial intelligence-related sentences in the company's filings, an increase of 100% in Q1 2023 compared with Q4 2022. Axon Enterprise's mentions of artificial intelligence rose by 300% to 4 and Northrop Grumman's by 300% to 4 and Airbus's by 100% to 1 and General Electric's by 100% to 1.

GlobalData's Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for artificial intelligence in Q1 2023 was 99.

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GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics uses machine learning to uncover key insights and track sentiment across millions of regulatory filings and other corporate disclosures for thousands of companies across the world’s largest industries.