Lockheed awarded $4.7B GMLRS contract as DOD eyes munitions replenishments

By Tony Bertuca / April 27, 2023 at 5:58 PM
The Army has awarded Lockheed Martin a $4.7 billion contract modification to produce additional Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems, a weapon that has proved critical in ongoing U.S. support to Ukraine. The Defense Department has been surging deliveries of key munitions, like GMLRS, to Ukraine and has been moving to replenish U.S. stocks and send companies a “ demand signal ” to produce more weapons at a faster pace. The contract, for GMLRS lots 18 and 19, has an estimated...

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