Oct 20 (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp, Pentagon’s No. 1 weapons supplier, reported a 3.2 percent rise in quarterly sales, helped by higher F-35 fighter jet sales.
Net income fell to $865 million, or $2.77 per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 27, from $888 million, or $2.76 per share, a year earlier.
Net sales rose to $11.46 billion from $11.11 billion a year earlier. (Reporting by Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D‘Silva)