LM Delivers the First two F-16 Block 70 hets to Slovakia

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LM Delivers the First two F-16 Block 70 hets to Slovakia
Lockheed Martin delivered the first two F-16 Block 70 jets manufactured in Greenville, South Carolina, to Slovakia.

The production line now has a backlog of 135 jets. Additionally, Bulgaria has concluded the signing of a Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) for the acquisition of eight additional planes for its fleet. Following the completion of the deal, the backlog will increase by eight. 

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The first set of jets, referred to as a ferry cell, is anticipated to arrive in Slovakia around the middle of 2024. Deliveries to Slovakia will continue until the year 2025. 

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