Lockheed MartinÂ (NYSE: LMT) has received a $318.3 million contract modification to produce Hellfire II missile hardware and components for the U.S. Army, Air Force and foreign military sales clients.
The Defense Department said Monday Lockheed will supply Hellfire II missile systems to Egypt, Korea, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Tunisia.
Lockheed will manufacture the Hellfire II components in Orlando and Ocala in Florida and Troy in Alabama through Oct. 31, 2018.
The Army awarded theÂ initial contract for Hellfire II missiles in containers to the company in September.
The Hellfire missiles serve as the weapon system for the Armyâs Apache and Kiowa WarriorÂ helicopters and comprise various guidance systems, warhead configurations, trajectories, firing modes and designation methods.