Boeing wins $4 billion U.S. defence contract for Navy F/A-18 jets: Pentagon

Boeing wins billion U.S. defence contract for Navy F/A-18 jets: Pentagon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co was awarded a $4 billion contract for advance purchase of materials to produce 78 F/A 18 aircraft for the U.S. Navy, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. Work is expected to be completed in April 2024, it said.

(Reporting by David Alexander; Editing by Eric Beech)

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Updated Date: Mar 21, 2019 03:05:33 IST

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