Lockheed Martin wins $7.19 billion U.S. contract for F-35 jets: Pentagon

24 November 2016

Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) unit Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co is being awarded a $7.19 billion contract for 90 F-35 Lightning II jets, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.

The contract is a modification to a previously awarded low-rate initial production contract, the Pentagon said in a statement.