Lockheed Receives Another $4.5 Billion F-35 Downpayment

Credit: U.S. Air Force
As negotiations continue between Lockheed Martin and the U.S. government on the final price of the next batch of F-35s, the Pentagon has awarded the company a $4.5 billion down payment to continue production work.The $4.5 billion will cover the cost of 91 U.S. F-35s currently in production, under a...

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