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Boeing wins $2.46 billion U.S. defence contract - Pentagon

Boeing wins $2.46 billion U.S. defence contract - Pentagon
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Boeing Co won a $2.46 billion (£1.86 billion) U.S. defence contract for the production and delivery of 19 P-8A Poseidon long-range anti-submarine warfare and surveillance aircraft and other equipment, the Pentagon said in a statement on Friday.

Ten of the planes are for the U.S. Navy, four are for Britain and five are for Norway, the Pentagon said.

(Reporting by Makini Brice; Editing by David Alexander)

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