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Lockheed Awarded $489.53 Million Contract To Buy F-35 Parts
on 06/15/12 AT 11:32 PM
The Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a contract worth $489.53 million to begin purchasing parts, materials, and components for a seventh batch of 35 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes, the U.S. Defense Department announced Friday.