Lockheed Martin Transit Center

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Lockheed Martin
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Overhead line support at Lockheed Martin decorated with Satellite Palm by Anita Margrill
Other namesLockheed Martin Transit Center
LocationMathilda Avenue and 5th Avenue
Sunnyvale, California
Coordinates 37°24′34″N122°01′38″W / 37.409556°N 122.02725°W / 37.409556; -122.02725 Coordinates: 37°24′34″N122°01′38″W / 37.409556°N 122.02725°W / 37.409556; -122.02725
Owned by VTA
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Connections
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
History
OpenedDecember 20, 1999;22 years ago (1999-12-20) [1]
Services
Preceding station BSicon LOGO SCvta.svg VTA Light Rail Following station
Moffett Park Orange Line Borregas
toward Alum Rock
Location
Lockheed Martin Transit Center

Lockheed Martin Transit Center (signed as simply Lockheed Martin station on many signs) is a light rail and transit bus station operated by Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), located in Sunnyvale, California. This station is served by the Orange Line of the VTA Light Rail system.

Contents

The land for the transit center was donated by Lockheed Martin during the planning of VTA's Tasman West light rail extension. [2]

Service

Location

The station has a center platform. It is located at 5th Avenue and North Mathilda Avenue in Sunnyvale, California. It serves the Lockheed Martin Space Systems complex, the east side of Moffett Federal Airfield and the adjacent industrial area including the headquarters of Yahoo and Juniper Networks.

Station layout

Westbound VTA-Orange-icon.svg Orange Line toward Mountain View (Moffett Park)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound VTA-Orange-icon.svg Orange Line toward Alum Rock (Borregas)

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References

  1. "VTA Facts: Light Rail System" (PDF). Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. November 30, 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 20, 2009. Retrieved January 10, 2020.
  2. "TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM: TASMAN WEST LIGHT RAIL EXTENSION" (PDF). Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. 2004-10-26. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-10-12. Retrieved 2008-08-31.