Goodyear Joins Lockheed Martin to Commercialize Lunar Mobility


Vehicle Tires Designed for Extreme Temperatures in One Sixth Gravity on Crater-Filled Terrain

AKRON, OHIO – Media OutReach – 28 July 2022 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company supplied essential products for NASA’s Apollo program, including the Apollo 11 mission which landed on the Moon 53 years ago today. The company will continue that tradition—focusing on lunar vehicle tires—by joining Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) in its development of a lunar mobility vehicle.

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