U.S. State Dept OKs potential sale of tactical missiles to Finland

Nov 28 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of AIM 9X Block II tactical missiles, AGM-154 Joint Stand Off weapons and related equipment to Finland for an estimated cost of $323.3 million, the Defense Department said on Monday.

The principal contractor will be Raytheon Missiles (RTX.N), the Pentagon said.

Reporting by Costas Pitas in Los Angeles

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