ORLANDO, Fla. -

Lockheed Martin Corp. is expected to add 200 jobs at its Orlando training unit.

According to the Orlando Sentinel, many of the jobs will be high-paying engineering jobs connected to the simulator programs for fighter jets.

The defense contractor currently employs 1,700 people in Orange County. The Orlando Sentinel reports the new jobs would be a 12 percent increase to the company's local business.

It's not yet known when the jobs will be added or the specific salary they will offer.