Pentagon lists top contractors
The Defense Department awarded prime contracts in fiscal 2003 totaling $209 billion, $28.2 billion more than in fiscal 2002.
According to a report released earlier this month, the department's top 10 prime contractors for 2003 and the value of their contracts are:1.Lockheed Martin Corp
., $21.9 billion2.Boeing Co.
, $17.3 billion3.Northrop Grumman Corp
., $11.1 billion4.General Dynamics Corp.
, $8.2 billion5.Raytheon Co.
, $7.9 billion6.United Technologies Corp.,
$4.5 billion 7.Halliburton Co.
, $3.9 billion8.General Electric Co.
, $2.8 billion9.Science Applications International Corp.,
$2.6 billion 10. Computer Sciences Corp.
, $2.5 billion
Among the top 10 contractors, Halliburton made the biggest leap, moving up from No. 37 in 2002. CSC jumped up from No. 21 in 2002.