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Lockheed gets $932 million Pentagon contract for THAAD interceptors

WASHINGTON, March 24 (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp was awarded a $932 million Pentagon contract on Tuesday for THAAD interceptor missiles, some of which are slated to be delivered to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The new contract was a modification to a previously awarded agreement to produce the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor for Saudi Arabia, the Pentagon said. (Reporting by Mike Stone Editing by Chris Reese)