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RAF FAIRFORD, England, July 10- Industry investment of $170 million over the next two years is expected to result in savings of $1.8 billion on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 program manager Lorraine Martin told reporters on Thursday.
Boeing fell $2.61 or 2.0 percent, to $126.48. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 95 or. 8 percent, to $119.16. United Technologies Corp. fell$. 95 or. 8 percent, to $114.15.
Boeing fell $1.59 or 1.2 percent, to $127.50. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 38 or. 3 percent, to $119.74. Raytheon fell$. 38 or. 4 percent, to $91.91.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 3- California lawmakers on Thursday passed a tax credit meant to lure aerospace companies working on a new stealth bomber to the state, but the measure will benefit only one of two teams of companies fighting to win the contract.
Boeing rose$. 89 or. 7 percent, to $128.51. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 92 or. 6 percent, to $159.90. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.45 or 1.2 percent, to $121.19.
Boeing rose$. 92 or. 7 percent, to $128.54. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 84 or. 5 percent, to $159.82. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.38 or 1.2 percent, to $121.12.
Boeing rose$. 45 or. 4 percent, to $128.07. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $1.11 or. 7 percent, to $160.09. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.11 or. 9 percent, to $120.85.
Boeing fell $1.40 or 1.1 percent, to $127.14. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell $1.00 or. 6 percent, to $161.70. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 64 or. 5 percent, to $120.03.
Boeing rose$. 52 or. 4 percent, to $128.54. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 65 or. 4 percent, to $162.70. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 27 or. 2 percent, to $120.67.
The initial contract covers development and delivery of four Combat Rescue Helicopters based on the company's workhorse UH-60 Black Hawk, and caps nearly 15 years of repeated unsuccessful efforts by the Air Force to replace its aging fleet of HH-60G Pave Hawk rescue helicopters.
The contract covers development and delivery of four new Combat Rescue Helicopters and caps over a decade of repeated unsuccessful efforts by the Air Force to replace its aging fleet of HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters.
Ground-Based Midcourse Defense weapons system designed to destroy incoming ballistic missiles launched by North Korea or Iran. The Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency has 30 ground-based interceptors at military bases in California and Alaska.
WASHINGTON, June 20- The Pentagon is restructuring a $3.48 billion contract with Boeing Co for management of the troubled U.S. homeland missile defense program, said two sources familiar with the situation.
*U.S. Navy names General Dynamics, Lockheed units "superior suppliers". WASHINGTON, June 13- The U.S. Navy on Friday named units of top arms makers General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co as part of its list of the top-performing nine suppliers for 2014 based on their performance over the last three years.
NEW YORK, June 13- With the possibility of escalating violence in Iraq, stocks in the defense sector could garner more attention next week.
WASHINGTON, June 3- Northrop Grumman Corp has won a five-year contract valued at up to $9.9 billion from the U.S. Air Force to modernize and support the B-2 stealth bomber, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday.
*Companies to work with France, Italy, German governments. Airbus Group, France's Dassault Aviation and Italy's Finmeccanica said on Monday that they would work with the governments of Germany, Italy and France for up to two years to define those countries' requirements for an unmanned aerial vehicle, with a view to producing it by 2020..
Big firms are planning to cut the cash they put into employees' pensions this year. Investors are hoping to get their hands on the money instead—USAT.
It's Frank Kendall's job to write checks for programs that will shape U.S. defense forces for the next quarter century.
Wall Street says it looks for companies that are growing and investing, but it rewards companies that do the opposite.