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Lockheed Gets $74M Contract Modification for Japan F-35A Production Materials

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $73.8 million contract modification to acquire long-lead parts and components needed to build F-35A fighter jets for Japan. The Defense Department said Friday that Lockheed will use the materials to complete and deliver six F-35As under low-rate initial production Lot 12 to Japan through DoD’s …

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Lockheed Martin Builds First of 33 F-35A Jets for Israel

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 12, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has begun the assembly of the four major structural components of Israel’s first F-35A aircraft at a facility in Texas ahead of its delivery in late 2016, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Sunday the first of 33 F-35A Adir conventional takeoff …

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Navy Awards Lockheed $113M F-35A Long Lead Parts Contract Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $112.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain an undisclosed number of long-lead time components for F-35A fighter aircraft. The Defense Department said Monday Lockheed’s aeronautics business will help procure additional materials for the company to build and deliver a 10th lot of F-35A jets to …

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Northrop Marks Production Milestone for F-35 Center Fuselage

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 7,  2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has completed the AX-5 center fuselage for the first F-35 Lightning II aircraft to be assembled in Japan, a production milestone celebrated in a Oct. 2 ceremony attended by officials from the Japanese government, Northrop and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). The …

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Lockheed Awarded $920M to Build 94 F-35s for US, Foreign Military Customers

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautics business will manufacture a total of 94 F-35 Lightning II low-rate initial production fighter jets for several domestic and foreign military customers under a $920.3 million advanced acquisition contract. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will also provide parts, materials and components for the 78 F-35A, 14 …

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South Korea to Buy 40 Lockheed F-35 Jets for $7B, Acquire Jet Production Tech

South Korea will acquire 40 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35A aircraft and receive fighter jet production technologies from the company under a $7.04 billion deal with the U.S. government, the Yonhap News Agency reported Wednesday. The new planes will replace the country’s old fleet of F-4 and F-5 jets and the F-35s will cost around $115.3 million …

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