June 29, 2018 / 9:19 PM / 19 days ago

Bell-Boeing joint venture wins $4.2 bln U.S. defense contract -Pentagon

WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) - A joint venture of Boeing Co and Bell Helicopter, a unit of Textron Inc, has been awarded a $4.2 billion modification to a previously awarded contract for V-22 tiltrotor aircraft, the Pentagon said on Friday.

The contract provides for the manufacture and delivery of 39 CMV-22B aircraft for the Navy, 34 MV-22B aircraft for the Marine Corps; one CV-22B for the Air Force; and four MV-22B aircraft for the government of Japan, the statement said. (Reporting by Eric Beech Editing by Tom Brown)

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