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Lockheed wins NASA contract worth up to $4.6 billion

Lockheed wins NASA contract worth up to $4.6 billion
FILE PHOTO: The logo of Lockheed Martin is seen at Euronaval, the world naval defence exhibition in Le Bourget near Paris, France, October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo -
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BENOIT TESSIER(Reuters)
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lockheed Martin Corp<LMT.N> has been awarded a NASA contract worth up to $4.6 billion (3.7 billion pounds) to build Orion astronaut capsules, NASA said on Monday.

The work will support the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s program to build a sustainable presence on the moon.

(Reporting by Joey Roulette; Editing by Tim Ahmann)

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