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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 006-06
January 26, 2006

DoD Releases Fiscal 2005 Top Contractors Report

         The Department of Defense announced today that the fiscal 2005 report of “100 Companies Receiving the Largest Dollar Volume of Prime Contract Awards (Top 100)” is now available on theWorld Wide Web. The Web site address for locating this publication and other DoD contract statistics is:

 

http://siadapp.dior.whs.mil/procurement/historical_reports/statistics/p01/fy2005/top100.htm.

 

         According to the new report, the top 10 Defense contractors for fiscal 2005 were:

(In Billions)

 

1.   Lockheed Martin Corp.                                                                   $19.4

2.   The Boeing Co.                                                                                  18.3

3.   Northrop Grumman Corp.                                                                13.5

4.   General Dynamics Corp.                                                                  10.6

5.   Raytheon Co.                                                                                         9.1

6.   Halliburton Co.                                                                                      5.8

7.   BAE Systems PLC                                                                                5.6

8.   United Technologies Corp.                                                                 5.0

9.   L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc.                                                 4.7

10. Computer Sciences Corp.                                                                  2.8

 

           In fiscal 2005, DoD prime contract awards totaled $269.2 billion, $38.5 billion more than in fiscal 2004.