Lockheed Nets $498M from US Navy for Trident II D5 Missiles

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Lockheed Nets $498M from US Navy for Trident II D5 Missiles
TRIDENT II (D5) missile

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin $498.44 million for Trident II (D5) missile production and deployed systems support.

Work is expected to be completed September 30, 2026.

The company won $601.3 million for these missiles in March.

The Trident II D5 Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile (SLBM) is a three-stage, solid-propellant, inertial-guided ballistic missile. It can carry multiple independently targeted re-entry bodies for a maximum range of over 7,360km.

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