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U.S. State Dept OKs possible sale of F-16 equipment to Pakistan -Pentagon

WASHINGTON, Sept 7 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of F-16 aircraft sustainment and related equipment to Pakistan in a deal valued at up to $450 million, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.

The principal contractor will be Lockheed Martin Corp, the Pentagon said. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Katharine Jackson)