F-16 Fighting Falcon News

Lockheed Martin awarded contract for new PAF F-16s

December 31, 2007 (by Asif Shamim) - Lockheed Martin Aeronautics of Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a firm fixed price contract modification for $498,206,058 to support the sale of block 52 F-16s to Pakistan.

This action will provide Foreign Military Sales of F-16C/D new aircraft for the (Pakistan) program for F-16 block 52 aircraft.

The procurement of 12 operational single seat F-16C Block 52 aircraft and 6 operational two seat F-16D Block 52 aircraft will be accomplished under the firm fixed price portion.

This effort supports foreign military sales to Pakistan. At this time $497,551,058 has been obligated.