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Boeing Co wins $2.2 billion Pentagon contract - statement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co (BA.N) is being awarded a $2.2 billion (1.76 billion pounds) contract for 17 P-8A anti-submarine and maritime patrol aircraft, including 11 for the U.S. Navy and two for foreign sales, the Pentagon said in a statement on Thursday.

(Reporting by Washington Newsroom; Editing by Tim Ahmann)