REVEALED: World's biggest defence companies

Lockheed Martin tops SIPRI countdown of world's 100 biggest arms companies
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10. United Technologies Corporation
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 58,190
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 5,347 \n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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9. L3 Communications
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 15,169
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 956\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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8. Finmeccanica
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 24,074
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): -3, 206\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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7. EADS
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 68,295
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 1,442\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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6. Northrop Grumman
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 26,412
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 2,118 \n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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5. Raytheon
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 24,857
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 1,896\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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4. General Dynamics
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 32,677
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 2,526\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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3. BAE Systems
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 30,689
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 2,349\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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2. Boeing
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m): 68,735
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 4,018\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)
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1. Lockheed Martin
\nTotal sales 2011 (US$m):46,499
\nTotal profit 2011 (US$m): 2,655\n
\n(Source: SIPRI)