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L3 Technologies unit wins $500 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon

WASHINGTON, June 4 (Reuters) - L3 Communications Integrated Systems LP, a unit of L3 Technologies Inc, has been awarded a $500 million contract for avionics upgrade for 176 C-130H aircraft operated by the U.S. Air National Guard and the Air Force Reserve Command, the Pentagon said on Tuesday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Eric Beech)