Karnataka CM meets Lockheed Martin VP, promises support to Lockheed Martin

Karnataka CM meets Lockheed Martin VP, promises support to Lockheed Martin
   

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday met a delegation of global aerospace major Lockheed Martin and assured that Bengaluru has immense potential and offers huge opportunities for aerospace technology.

Additional Chief Secretary of IT,BT department Dr. E.V Ramana Reddy, Commissioner of Commerce and Industries department Gunjan Krishna were present.

He said Bengaluru has immense potential and offers huge opportunities for Aerospace Technology. 

State government would provide all necessary co-operation for Lockheed Martin company to set up its base in the city,Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai assured here on Friday.

The assurance came when a delegation of global aerospace major,Lockheed Martin led by its Vice President,International Supply Chain and Industrial Development Mr.Vincent Panzera called on the CM.

"India is the fastest growing and 6th largest economy in the world. Karnataka and Bengaluru are the technology powerhouses of the future," Bommai said on the occasion.

Lockheed Martin is a leading defence technology company in the world. Bengaluru offers huge potential for the growth of aerospace industries. 

The investor-friendly policies of the state government had created  conducive environment for setting up industrial units  here, Bommai said.