Lockheed wins $427 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon

Lockheed Martin's logo is seen during Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo
Lockheed Martin's logo is seen during Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

August 21, 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lockheed Martin Corp <LMT.N> and its Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co subsidiary are being awarded a $427 million order for ancillary military equipment and pilot flight equipment for some F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft, the Pentagon said in a statement on Monday.

(Reporting by Eric Walsh; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)