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DFW companies receive millions for fighter jets, rocket launchers and more

Evan Hoopfer
DFW companies receive millions for fighter jets, rocket launchers and more

Welcome to another edition of DFW Defense, where we scour U.S. Department of Defense contracts to see what local companies are getting government money. Aerospace and defense is the largest sector in Dallas-Fort Worth's manufacturing industry. The area is home to several defense giants, and included in the list below are Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT), Bell Flight of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) and Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN).