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Lockheed CTO Ray Johnson retires

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp Chief Technology Officer Ray Johnson retired on Feb. 1, a company spokeswoman told Reuters on Wednesday.

Lockheed spokeswoman Jennifer Allen had no immediate details on a successor for Johnson, who also held the title of senior vice president.

Lockheed announced Johnson's departure internally but has not issued a public statement.

The company plans to name a successor to Johnson who will oversee corporate engineering, technology and operations in the "near future," according to a source familiar with the company's plans.

(Reporting by Andrea Shalal; Editing by Dan Grebler)