Lockheed Martin to team up with NASA to build the first-ever Mars space station. Elon Musk announced his plans to have human settlers occupy Mars by 2024. But, he wasn’t alone. Mars Base Camp is the name for Lockheed Martin’s planned crewed space station orbiting Mars. On Friday, the aerospace and defense company offered new details for its Martian space station, including plans for a surface lander.Engineers said NASA’s Orion deep space transport vehicle served as the starting point for the lander’s design. Watch video for more details.