Lockheed Martin saw the highest growth of 199% in patent filings and 124% in grants in July in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 199% and grants by 124%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Lockheed Martin‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Lockheed Martin has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 44 publications in Q3 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 43% filings and 50% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), Denmark(DK), and Canada(CA) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Lockheed Martin is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Lockheed Martin has 50% of its grants in United States(US), 19% in European Patent Office(EPO), and 10% in Canada(CA).

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Patents related to fuel cells and climate change lead Lockheed Martin's portfolio

Lockheed Martin has the highest number of patents in fuel cells followed by, climate change and emissions reduction. For fuel cells, nearly 24% of patents were filed and 14% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Electrification technologies related patents lead Lockheed Martin portfolio followed by advanced batteries, and aerospace materials & structural components

Lockheed Martin has highest number of patents in electrification technologies followed by advanced batteries, aerospace materials & structural components, civil rotorcraft subsystems and military rotorcraft subsystems. For electrification technologies, nearly 9% of patents were filed and 8% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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