Fokker awarded €60m F-35 contracts

Fokker Aerostructures has signed two contracts worth €60m for F-35 work with Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.

The two contracts are for the delivery of composite structures including flaperons, outer leading edge flaps and in-flight opening doors for the next batch of 73 F-35 aircraft.

This order guarantees work at the Fokker Hoogeveen site up to 2016.