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Lockheed Martin (LMT) to Deliver 43 More F-35s in $4B Deal with Pentagon

Shares of the Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) were up +0.56 or +0.31 percent to $181.23 in premarket trading this morning, after news yesterday that the company had reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense for the delivery of another 43 F-35 fighter jets. Lockheed Martin stock closed at $180.67, up +4.66 or +2.65
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October 26, 2001:
Lockheed Martin Corp. wins the contest for the biggest Pentagon program ever, beating out Boeing Co. for the $200 billion effort to design and build nearly 3,000 Joint Strike Fighter warplanes in the wake of the September 11 terrorist at