Lockheed Martin Awarded $522 Million Trident Missile Contract

By Dan Dupont / October 10, 2000 at 5:00 AM
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $521.8 million contract for Trident II missile production and support, the Defense Department announced today. The D5 missile work will be completed by the end of fiscal year 2005, according to the contract announcement; $261.3 million will be spent in FY-01 alone. The contract was not competitively procured, according to DOD. The Navy's Strategic Systems Programs office awarded the deal to Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space of Sunnyvale, CA. Most of the work will...

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